Origin of suppression
Related formsnon·sup·pres·sion, nounre·sup·pres·sion, nounself-sup·pres·sion, noun
Examples from the Web for suppression
Among others, they include interference with sleep and suppression of appetite.Why Giving Adderall to Toddlers Is So Completely, Utterly Wrong|Russell Saunders|May 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He predicts that after the March 16 referendum, the suppression of dissidents and even ethnic cleansing could become more common.
First, Republican legislatures have ratcheted up the attempts at suppression.Why Judge Posner Changed His Mind On Voter ID Laws|Richard L. Hasen|October 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Our government has failed to denounce the suppression of democracy.Bloody Bloody Richard Nixon’s Role in a Forgotten Genocide|Nick Turse|September 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Among the ancient Greeks, Aristotle was certainly not one to regard the suppression of justifiable anger as admirable.
It is commonly remarked, that the suppression of external signs of feeling, makes feeling more intense.Illustrations of Universal Progress|Herbert Spencer
Equality of imposts, and suppression of certain unjust taxes; 3.Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 7 (of 20)|Charles Sumner
Surely, I thought, no suppression of their growth can be essential to their loveliness and truth and purity!Lilith|George MacDonald
This was but a mild cant, and the suppression, at first, was only to be temporary.Curiosities of Literature, Vol. II (of 3)|Isaac Disraeli
Luke slightly postpones its beginning and very greatly antedates its suppression.The Making of the New Testament|Benjamin W. Bacon