Hindi translation of repress
repressPowered by COBUILD /rɪˈpres रिˈप्रेस्/
Word forms: represses, repressing, repressed
Definitions and Translations
1. transitive verb
If you repress a feeling, you make a deliberate effort not to show or have this feeling; used showing disapproval.
(भावनाओं का)दमन करना
⇒ She repressed her anger about her problems.
Derived formsrepression uncountable noun
⇒ ...repression of our emotions.
2. transitive verb
If a section of society is repressed, their freedom is restricted by the people who have authority over them; used showing disapproval.
(लोगों का)दमन करना
⇒ He warned that the new government will repress and rob the people.
Derived formsrepressionWord forms: repressions variable noun
⇒ ...a society torn apart by violence and repression.
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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
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Translation of repress from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary