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suppress
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The House of Mirth
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  • Miss Bart made an impatient movement, but suppressed the words which seemed about to accompany it.
  • The contrast was too grotesque: she could scarcely suppress the smile it provoked.
  • She rose and handed the hat to Miss Kilroy, who took it with a suppressed smile.
  • Rosedale suppressed a low whistle of surprise.

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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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