French translation of 'repressed'
Example Sentences Including 'repressed'
Of course she had known: she had seen or heard some mention somewhere of Dandy Ivel's name, and repressed the knowledge.THE PRESIDENT'S CHILD (2003)
He heard the lock on the case snap, a scurry of movement, a repressed sob.Dreams of Innocence
As Jekyll he quite effectively repressed the knowledge of Hyde's existence.Death of a Nymph
Trends of 'repressed'
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- (= suppress) [desire, emotion, anger]
- (= oppress) [person]
Example Sentences Including 'repress'
As I sat down, I could not repress a smile at all these precautions.Doubtful Motives
The process of flowering hadn't made it any more interesting, however, and as she read now she couldn't repress the occasional groan.PROSPECT HILL (2003)
"There was an odd clicking and Bakst could not repress a slight shiver at the sudden thought that Multivac might be avoiding a laugh.The Complete Stories Volume 2
'repressed' in Other Languages
Translation of repressed from the Collins English to French Dictionary