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The Scarlet Letter
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  • Little Pearl!" cried he, after a moment’s pause; then, suppressing his voice—"Hester!
  • Thou must not talk so!" answered the mother, suppressing a groan.

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  • The dictator suppressed criticism in the press.
  • She struggled to suppress a smile as the little boy told of his fear of a monster under the bed.

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