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suppress
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Great Expectations
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  • You had not your little wits sharpened by their intriguing against you, suppressed and defenceless, under the mask of sympathy and pity and what not that is soft and soothing.
  • Any one might have seen in her haggard face that there was no suppression or evasion so far.
  • "Now," said a suppressed voice with an oath, "I’ve got you!"
  • "And now," said the suppressed voice with another oath, "call out again, and I’ll make short work of you!"

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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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