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repress
used in Anne Of Green Gables

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Definition
to hold something back

or:

to subjugate (oppress or hold others down)
  • The child had evidently been crying and Marilla felt a pang of pity which she sternly repressed.
    Chapter 14 — Anne's Confession (36% in)

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