YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

suppress
sə'prɛs
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Reduce the incidence or severity of or stop.
  2. To put down by force or authority.
  3. Put out of one's consciousness.
  4. Control and refrain from showing; of emotions, desires, impulses, or behavior.
  5. Come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority.
Hyphenationsup•press
Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
镇压zhènyāsuppression; repression; to suppress; to put down; to quell
禁止jìnzhǐto prohibit; to forbid; to ban
抑制yìzhìto inhibit; to keep down; to suppress
查禁chájìnto prohibit; to ban; to suppress
咽住yànzhùto suppress (a sob, harsh words etc)
弹压tányāto suppress; to quell (a disturbance); repression
打压dǎyāto suppress; to beat down
清剿qīngjiǎoto suppress (insurgents); clean-up operation
遏抑èyìto suppress; to restrain
钳制qiánzhìto suppress; to muzzle; to gag
取缔qǔdìto suppress; to crack down on; to prohibit
压制yāzhìto suppress; to inhibit; to stifle
咽下yànxiàto swallow; to suppress
kānkill; suppress
追剿zhuījiǎoto pursue and eliminate; to suppress
Page of 2
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables