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suppress
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Emma
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  • She must tell you herself what she is—yet not by word, for never was there a human creature who would so designedly suppress her own merit.
  • From Frank Churchill’s face, where he thought he saw confusion suppressed or laughed away, he had involuntarily turned to hers; but she was indeed behind, and too busy with her shawl.

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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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