Sinônimos de repress
to keep (feelings) under controlPeople who repress their emotions risk having nightmares.
Try to control that temper of yours.
suppress, , ,
Maritime security patrols protect busy trade routes and suppress illegal activity.
Today's meeting must focus on checking the spread of violence.
She needs to master her fears of becoming ill.
I have fought to overcome my fear of spiders.
He must learn to curb that temper of his.
He grabbed my arm, partly to restrain me.
buildings which inhibit the supply of light and air
It took four police officers to overpower him.
keep in check
I couldn't repress a sigh of admiration.
She surpressed a smile at the thought.
Critics have accused them of trying to stifle debate.
trying to smother our giggles
He tried to silence anyone who spoke out against him.
Gordon swallowed the anger he felt.
I held a handkerchief over my mouth to muffle my voice.
to restrict the freedom ofThey have been repressed for decades.
They admit they have not been able to subdue the rebels.
People responsible for abusing prisoners must be held accountable.
The military operation was the first step in a plan to crush the uprising.
predatory lenders who oppress the poor
an attempt to quash regional violence
She felt she had been wronged.
They have been persecuted for their beliefs.
Troops eventually quelled the unrest.
Their costly attempt to subjugate the citizens lasted 10 years.
rule with an iron hand
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in the sense of abuse
to ill-treat violentlyPeople responsible for abusing prisoners must be held accountable.
in the sense of check
to slow the growth or progress ofToday's meeting must focus on checking the spread of violence.
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