What Does Suppress Mean?

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The word suppress has several meanings depending on the application. It may imply to put an end to forcibly, also called subdue. Suppress may also mean to curtail or prohibit the activities of, or to keep from being exposed, published or circulated.
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sup·press
[suh-pres]
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT)
1.
to put an end to the activities of (a person, body of persons, etc.): to suppress the Communist and certain left-leaning parties.
2.
to do away with by or as by authority; abolish; stop (a practice, custom, etc.).
3.
to keep in or repress (a feeling, smile, groan, etc.).
4.
to withhold from disclosure or publication (truth, evidence, a book, names, etc.).
5.
to stop or arrest (a flow, hemorrhage, cough, etc.).
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Suppress means to put an end to something. You can suppress your hunger, evidence, emotions, etc. Some stuff is not healthy to suppress.
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