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Synonyms for suppress

Synonyms for suppress

to bring to an end forcibly as if by imposing a heavy weight

to keep from being published or transmitted

to hold (something requiring an outlet) in check

Synonyms for suppress

come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority

control and refrain from showing

put out of one's consciousness

reduce the incidence or severity of or stop

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Here one of the guinea-pigs cheered, and was immediately suppressed by the officers of the court.
I say, when I suppressed that paper, I made no effort to destroy it, but kept it by me, here in this house, many years.
Perhaps he confided it to my hands for you, perhaps it was locked and my curiosity was piqued, perhaps I suppressed it.
Permit me, Madame Clennam who suppresses, to present Monsieur Flintwinch who intrigues.'
The socialist press of the country took up the fight, however, and throughout the reading portion of the working class it was known that the book had been suppressed. But this knowledge stopped with the working class.
How many books have been suppressed? We haven't the least idea.
Because our data showed that [As.sup.3+] could suppress endothelium-dependent vasorelaxation with subsequent changes in vasomotor tone in blood vessels, we propose arsenic-induced dysfunction in blood vessels as an alternative mechanism for arsenic-associated cardiovascular disease observed in human populations.
[2] In Dickerson, the Fourth Circuit overturned a lower court decision [3] to suppress a confession obtained in violation of the Miranda warnings.
We hypothesize that MEHP activates the PPARs to suppress aromatase in the granulosa cell.
Researches explained that the protein PTEN has tumor-supressing abilities, but a protein-coding gene called WWP1 modifies PTEN and inhibits its ability to suppress tumors.
He said these atrocities are being committed to suppress Kashmiris' voices but the oppressors while committing these inhuman acts are forgetting the historical fact that freedom movements of nations never get suppressed by such kinds of tyrannies.
ISLAMABAD -- Finance Minister, Asad Umar Monday said India needed to listen to the people of Kashmir as repression and use of force could not suppress them.
Speaking to media, Iqbal said, 'The government is flustered and wants to suppress and strangle the criticism over their failures.'
While talking in an interview, Iqbal said, 'The government is flustered and wants to suppress and strangle the criticism over their failures.'
The defendant's motion to suppress wiretap evidence was untimely, and he had not demonstrated "good cause" for its consideration.