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repress
used in City of Bones

3 uses
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Definition
to hold something back

or:

to subjugate (oppress or hold others down)
  • Alec repressed a shudder.
    Chapter 6 (3% in)
  • It's entirely possible that there are memories you have buried or repressed, memories formed when you were too young to have a conscious recollection of them, that Brother Jeremiah can reach.
    Chapter 10 (45% in)
  • You mean she's repressed her memories?
    Chapter 10 (49% in)

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