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Definition of Repress


  1. To press again.
  2. To press back or down effectually; to crush down or out; to quell; to subdue; to supress; as, to repress sedition or rebellion; to repress the first risings of discontent.
  3. Hence, to check; to restrain; to keep back.
  4. The act of repressing.
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Repress Translations

repress in Latin is compescor, cohibeo, confuto, confuto
repress in Spanish is reprimir
repress in Swedish is undertrycka
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