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repress
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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Definition
to hold something back

or:

to subjugate (oppress or hold others down)
  • This first venture outside her new home was not starting out auspiciously for Kit, but as they set out along the road she could not repress her curiosity and bouncing spirits.
    p. 52.2

There are no more uses of "repress" in The Witch of Blackbird Pond.

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