They were imprisoned after the suppression of pro-democracy protests.
suppression of the immune system
Suppression of your feelings will only cause bad energy.
Everybody knows there is no fineness or accuracy of suppression: if you hold down one thing, you hold down the adjoining – The Adventures of Augie March]
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in the sense of camouflage
Her merrymaking was only a camouflage to disguise her grief.
in the sense of crackdown
severe or repressive measuresThe government have announced a crackdown on welfare fraud.
suppression 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
Life on the edge