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used in The Shack

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trying to keep under control
The exact meaning of suppress can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "suppressed the revolution" — to stop others from doing something by force
  • "suppressed a smile" — kept something from happening
  • "suppressed the story" — kept news from spreading
  • "suppressed her fear" — controlled an emotion
  • "suppressed the memory" — avoided thinking about (perhaps even removed from conscious memory)
  • Mack had been suppressing finally surfaced in all its glory.
    6. A Piece of Pi (87% in)
  • Mack had to suppress a snicker at the thought of God having devotions.
    7. God on the Dock (29% in)

There are no more uses of "suppress" in The Shack.

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