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suppresses

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  • verbrestrain, hold in check
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Synonyms for suppresses

verb restrain, hold in check
  • abolish
  • censor
  • conceal
  • contain
  • cover up
  • crack down on
  • crush
  • curb
  • cut off
  • muzzle
  • overcome
  • overthrow
  • put an end to
  • put down
  • quash
  • quell
  • quench
  • repress
  • silence
  • snuff out
  • stamp out
  • stifle
  • subdue
  • withhold
  • annihilate
  • bottle
  • burke
  • check
  • clamp
  • conquer
  • extinguish
  • interrupt
  • muffle
  • overpower
  • shush
  • smother
  • spike
  • squash
  • stop
  • trample
  • beat down
  • bring to naught
  • hold back
  • hold down
  • hold in
  • keep in
  • keep secret
  • put kibosh on
  • put lid on
  • sit on

Antonyms for suppresses

  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • build up
  • compliment
  • encourage
  • give in
  • help
  • let go
  • permit
  • praise
  • release
  • sanction
  • start
  • support
  • surrender
  • yield
  • light
  • open
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.