Mr. Brownlow’s indignation was greatly roused; but reflecting perhaps, that he might only injure the boy by giving vent to it, he suppressed his feelings and submitted to be sworn at once.
She gave way to such great grief, that Oliver, suppressing his own emotion, ventured to remonstrate with her; and to beg, earnestly, that, for the sake of the dear young lady herself, she would be more calm.
’Without saying more?’ cried Monks, in a voice which, from its very suppression, seemed only the more furious.
’Come, sir,’ said Mr. Grimwig, tartly; ’suppress your feelings.’
’You know, you she devil!’ returned the robber, suppressing his breath.
I say by me—I see that your cunning associate suppressed my name, although for ought he knew, it would be quite strange to your ears.
There existed proofs—proofs long suppressed—of his birth and parentage.
They halted with an exclamation of surprise, but suppressed it immediately; for a man in the garments of a countryman came close up—brushed against them, indeed—at that precise moment.
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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.