What is another word for repress?

491 synonyms found


[ ɹ_ɪ_p_ɹ_ˈɛ_s], [ ɹɪpɹˈɛs], [ ɹɪpɹˈɛs]

Synonyms for Repress:

oppose (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Repress:

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

Quotes for Repress:

  1. But if Russia is to be part of this larger zone of peace it cannot bring into it its imperial baggage. It cannot bring into it a policy of genocide against the Chechens, and cannot kill journalists, and it cannot repress the mass media. Zbigniew Brzezinski.
  2. The movements which I make I cannot possibly repress because, at the time, I am actually the idea I am interpreting, and naturally I picture my players and auditors as in accord with me. I know, of course, that my mannerisms have been widely discussed. John Philip Sousa.
  3. It's no small irony that the government inevitably and invariably ends up promoting precisely that which they would most like to repress Jock Sturges.