Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

represser

or re·pres·sor

[ri-pres-er]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. a person or thing that represses.

Origin of represser

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at repress, -er1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for represser

Historical Examples

  • And maddened at dice, no one amongst his friends could succeed in dissuading that represser of foes from the play that went on.

    Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 1

    Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa