What is another word for suppress?

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[ səpɹˈɛs], [ səpɹˈɛs], [ s_ə_p_ɹ_ˈɛ_s]

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How to use "Suppress" in context?

Suppressing something means to minimize or conceal its influence or presence. In linguistic terms, suppressing means to "put an end to or lessen the effect of." Suppressing certain feelings or thoughts can be helpful in order to manage emotions or focus on other tasks. It can also be used to prevent others from knowing or finding out about something. "Suppression" can also refer to the act of suppressing something physically.

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