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[səpɹˈɛs], [səpɹˈɛs], [s_ə_p_ɹ_ˈɛ_s]

Synonyms for Suppress:

oppose (verb)

antagonize, challenge, check, conflict, confront, contradict, counter, counteract, counterattack, cross, defy, disagree, dispute, fight, hinder, impede, inhibit, intercept, interfere, meddle, object, obstruct, oppose, oppress, protest, rebuff, repel, repress, repulse, resist.

prohibit (verb)

ban, bar, block, constrain, control, curb, curtail, deny, disallow, disapprove, disqualify, forbid, outlaw, preclude, prevent, prohibit, refuse, reject, restrain, restrict.

withdraw (verb)

hold, keep, recall, recant, reserve, retain, retract, revoke, withdraw, withhold.

Other synonyms and related words:

Burke, Intermeddle, abandon, abase, abash, abate, abolish, abort, abrogate, absorb, absorb the shock, abuse, afflict, allay, alleviate, annex, annihilate, annual, annul, appease, appropriate, arrest, asphyxiate, assuage, attemper, back up, badger, bank the fire, batter, beat, beat down, beat out, bend, besiege, best, black out, blank out, blanket, blink, blot out, blow down, blunt, bottle, bottle up, bound, break, break down, break the fall, bridle, bring down, bring low, bring to naught, bring to terms, bring under control, browbeat, bulldoze, bully, bury, bust, calm, camouflage, cancel, capture, carry, castrate, cease, celebrate, censor, chagrin, chasten, chill, choke, choke back, choke down, choke off, circumscribe, clamp, clamp down on, clobber, clog, clog up, close, coerce, cohibit, collect, colonize, compel, compose, compress, conceal, condemn, confine, congest, conquer, conqueror, consume, contain, continue, cool, cork, cork up, countercheck, cover up, cow, crack down on, cream, crimp, crush, cumber, cushion, cut back, cut down, cut one short, cut short, cut up, dam, dam up, damp, damp down, dampen, darken, daunt, de-emphasize, deaden, deafen, debar, debase, debrief, decelerate, deep-six, defeat, deflate, degrade, delay, delete, deliver, demolish, depose, depress, deprive of freedom, despotize, destroy, detain, deter, devaluate, devalue, devastate, dictate to, diminish, discomfit, disconcert, disconnect, discontinue, discountenance, discourage, disguise, dish, dishonour, dispel, dispose of, disprove, disrupt, dissimulate, dissipate, dissolve, dissuade, do away with, do for, do in, dominate, domineer, domineer over, doom, douse, downgrade, downplay, drown, drown the voice, drub, dull, dumfounder, dwarf, efface, elide, eliminate, emasculate, embargo, embarrass, encumber, end, endure, enjoin, enslave, enthral, eradicate, exclude, exclude from, exorcize, expunge, expurgate, extenuate, exterminate, extinguish, extirpate, fall, fell, flatten, forestall, foul, frustrate, gag, get over, get rid of, go along, go on, govern, grind, grind down, gulp, halt, hamper, handicap, harass, harbor, harry, hector, henpeck, hide, hold back, hold down, hold fast, hold in, hold in check, hold off, hold on, hold open, hold up, hound, hugger mugger, humble, humiliate, hush, hush up, hush-hush, ignore, ill-treat, inter, interdict, interfere with, interrupt, intervene, intimidate, invader, invalidate, invasion, jam, jump on, keep a lid on, keep back, keep close, keep dark, keep down, keep from, keep going, keep in, keep in check, keep on, keep open, keep quiet, keep secret, keep snug, keep to oneself, keep under, keep under control, keep under thumb, keep within bounds, lay, lay waste, leash, lenify, lessen, liberate, lick, lighten, limit, liquidate, lock in, look after, lord it over, lower, lull, maintain, make away with, make ineffective, make mincemeat of, make submissive, make subservient, maltreat, manage, mangle, martyr, mash, mask, massacre, master, mitigate, moderate, modulate, mollify, mortify, mow, mow down, muffle, mute, mutilate, muzzle, neutralise, neutralize, nip, nix, nullify, obliterate, observe, obstinate, obtund, obviate, occupation, occupier, offset, order about, order around, outdo, outrage, overawe, overbear, overcome, overmaster, overpower, override, overrun, overtax, overthrow, overtop, overturn, overwhelm, pacify, palliate, paralyze, pare, pause, peg, persecute, persist, plague, play down, polish off, pour water on, preserve, press heavy on, prevail, proceed, prohibition, propitiate, proscribe, prostrate, pull down, punish, put, put an end to, put kibosh on, put lid on, put out, put the lid on, put to silence, quash, quell, quench, quiet, quiet orquieten, quieten, quit, raise, ravage, reduce, reduce the temperature, refute, regulate, rein, rein in, relieve, render mute, render silent, repeal, repression, resistance, retake, reverse, revive, ride down, ride over, ride roughshod over, rout, ruin, rule out, sacrifice, save, save up, say no to, scale, school, scotch, scratch, screen, secrete, seize, separate, set back, settle hash, shame, shatter, shelve, short-circuit, show consideration, show mercy, show pity, shush, shut down, shut down on, shut off, shut out, siege, silence, simmer down, simplify, sink, sit upon, sit down on, sit on, sit upon, skunk, slacken, slap down, slow, slow down, smash, smother, snub, snuff out, sober, sober down, soft pedal, soften, soften the blow, soothe, spike, squash, squeeze, squelch, stagger, stamp, stamp down, stamp out, stanch, standstill, stare down, stash, stash away, staunch, stay, stay fresh, stem, stifle, still, stop, stop one's mouth, storm, strangle, stranglehold, strike, strike dumb, stultify, stunt, stymie, subdue, subject, subjugate, sublimate, subordinate, subvert, suffocate, suppression, surmount, sustain, swallow, swallow back, taboo, tabu, take down, take off, take over, takeover, tame, tear up, temper, terminate, terrorise, terrorize, thrash, throttle, throw into background, thwart, tone down, topple, torment, torture, trammel, trample, trample down, trample out, trample underfoot, trample upon, tread, tread down, tread underfoot, tread upon, trim, triumph over, trounce, tune down, turn back, turn down, tyrannize, tyrannize over, underplay, undo, unman, upset, vanquish, veil, veto, victimize, vitiate, void, wait, walk all over, weaken, wear away, wear down, weigh down, weigh heavy on, whip, whisper, whitewash, win, win over, wipe out, worst, wreak havocon, wreck.

Rhymes for Suppress:

  1. guess, press, mess, dress, es, tress, cress, hesse, crests, fess, hess, chess, stress, bless, less, ness, yes, s;
  2. express, possess, aggress, distress, egress, caress, finesse, confess, suggests, attests, digress, profess, assess, progress, undress, molests, impress, depress, protests, excess, address, contests, digests, obsess, regress, recess, redress, fluoresce, repress, noblesse, requests, transgress, largesse, divests, oppress, success, compress;
  3. cps, coalesce, nonetheless, convalesce, repossess, acquiesce, oas, reassess, dispossess;
  4. nevertheless;

Quotes for Suppress:

  1. Indiscriminate firing by police on people is absolute barbarism. Instead of solving their problems, the government is trying to suppress the people by force. Sheikh Hasina.
  2. Do not suppress it- that would hurt you inside. Do not express it- this would not only hurt you inside, it would cause ripples in your surroundings. What you do is transform it. Peace Pilgrim.
  3. In some units it may suppress the motor discharge altogether, in some it may merely slow the motor discharge thus lessening the wave frequency of the contraction and so the tension. Charles Scott Sherrington.