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repress/rɪˈprɛs/verb
repressesrepressedrepressing
repress
/rɪˈprɛs/
verb
repressesrepressedrepressing
Learner's definition of REPRESS  
[+ object]
: to not allow yourself to do or express (something)
: to not allow yourself to remember (something, such as an unpleasant event)
: to control (someone or something) by force
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