Portuguese translation of 'repress'
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People were repressed, but less so than elsewhere in the region.The Tribes Triumphant (2006)
And we don't want to see people repressed as a result of the race.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
That's why you repressed your feelings.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The people are repressed, not brainwashed.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Alternatively, they may have had their own justifiable anger repressed when they were powerless to fight back.50 Ways to Become a Self-Confident Woman (1989)
Some people have been repressed and held back.Christianity Today (2000)
Anger is usually repressed and emerges only as frustration and hopelessness, a disbelief in the ability to control one's own destiny.Mothers who Leave (1994)
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Used Occasionally. repress is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: repress VERB
If you repress a feeling, you make a deliberate effort not to show or have this feeling.
People who repress their emotions risk having nightmares.
Translation of repress from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary