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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Latin _suppressus_, perfect passive participle of _supprimō_ (“press down or under”), from _sub_ (“under”) + _premō_ (“press”).

From Latin suppressus, perfect passive participle of supprimō (press down or under), from sub (under) + premō (press).

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /səˈpɹɛs/ * Rhymes: -ɛs * Hyphenation: sup‧press

  • IPA(key): /səˈpɹɛs/
  • Rhymes: -ɛs
  • Hyphenation: sup‧press

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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SUPPRESS (_third-person singular simple present_ SUPPRESSES, _present participle_ SUPPRESSING, _simple past and past participle_ SUPPRESSED) * to put an end to, especially with force, to crush, do away with; to prohibit, subdue _Political dissent was brutally SUPPRESSED._ * to restrain or repress an expression _I struggled to SUPPRESS my smile._ * (psychiatry) to exclude undesirable thoughts from one's mind _He unconsciously SUPPRESSED his memories of abuse._ * to prevent publication _The government SUPPRESSED the findings of their research about the true state of the economy._ * to stop a flow or stream _The rescue team managed to SUPPRESS the flow of oil by blasting the drilling hole._ _Hot blackcurrant juice mixed with honey may SUPPRESS cough._ * (US, law) to forbid the use of evidence at trial because it is improper or was improperly obtained * (electronics) to reduce unwanted frequencies in a signal * (obsolete) to hold in place, to keep low RELATED TERMS * suppression * suppressor TRANSLATIONS EXTERNAL LINKS * suppress in _Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary_, G. & C. Merriam, 1913 * suppress in _The Century Dictionary_, The Century Co., New York, 1911

suppress (third-person singular simple present suppresses, present participle suppressing, simple past and past participle suppressed)

  1. to put an end to, especially with force, to crush, do away with; to prohibit, subdue
    Political dissent was brutally suppressed.
  2. to restrain or repress an expression
    I struggled to suppress my smile.
  3. (psychiatry) to exclude undesirable thoughts from one's mind
    He unconsciously suppressed his memories of abuse.
  4. to prevent publication
    The government suppressed the findings of their research about the true state of the economy.
  5. to stop a flow or stream
    The rescue team managed to suppress the flow of oil by blasting the drilling hole.
    Hot blackcurrant juice mixed with honey may suppress cough.
  6. (US, law) to forbid the use of evidence at trial because it is improper or was improperly obtained
  7. (electronics) to reduce unwanted frequencies in a signal
  8. (obsolete) to hold in place, to keep low

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