suppress

How to spell suppress in italian

In italian, the word suppress can be spelled:

  • tr.v., -pressed, -press·ing, -press·es.
    1. To put an end to forcibly; subdue.
    2. To curtail or prohibit the activities of.
    3. To keep from being revealed, published, or circulated.
    4. To deliberately exclude (unacceptable desires or thoughts) from the mind.
    5. To inhibit the expression of (an impulse, for example); check: suppress a smile.
    6. To reduce the incidence or severity of (a hemorrhage or cough, for example); arrest.

    [Middle English suppressen, from Latin supprimere, suppress- : sub-, sub- + premere, to press.]

    suppressant sup·press'ant n.
    suppressible sup·press'i·ble adj.


  • Home | Sitemap
    © 2020 - 6561612 Visits