Student Thesaurus

One entry found for repress.
Entry Word: repress
Function: verb
Text: 1 to put a stop to (something) by the use of force <quickly repressed the rebellion in the city and restored order> -- see QUELL 1
2 to refrain from openly showing or uttering <you can't repress your feelings forever, so tell her how you feel about her> -- see SUPPRESS 2