Immediately, Forrester felt Mars throw out a suppressor field that would keep him from forming another Veil.
But it is to the suppressor of this movement, rather than to its leader, that the Roumanians look back as their national hero.
This abominable endeavour to suppressor lessen every thing that is praise-worthy, is as frequent among the men as women.
Instead, he, the suppressor of obscure Irish newspapers, had done more to injure recruiting than any Connemara editor.
late 14c., "to put down by force or authority," from Latin suppressus, past participle of supprimere "press down, stop, check, stifle," from sub "down, under" (see sub-) + premere "push against" (see press (v.1)). Sense of "prevent or prohibit the circulation of" is from 1550s. Related: Suppressed; suppressing.
suppress sup·press (sə-prěs')
v. sup·pressed, sup·press·ing, sup·press·es
To curtail or inhibit the activity of something, such as the immune system.
To deliberately exclude unacceptable desires or thoughts from the mind.
To reduce the incidence or severity of a condition or symptom, such as a hemorrhage.