suppression

suppression(
suh
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preh
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shihn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (subduing)
a. la represión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Following the suppression of peasant uprisings, the king reasserted his power.Tras la represión de los levantamientos campesinos, el rey se reafirmó en el poder.
2. (elimination)
a. la supresión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The party could only remain in power through the suppression of dissent.El partido se mantenía en el poder solo mediante la supresión de todo disentimiento.
3. (concealment)
a. la ocultación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The suppression of vital evidence led to a wrongful conviction.La ocultación de pruebas cruciales resultó en una condena injusta.
4. (restraining)
a. la represión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Continued suppression of anger and resentment can only result in more anger and more resentment.La constante represión de la rabia y el rencor solo puede dar paso a más rabia y más rencor.
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suppression
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of revolt, feelings, emotions)
a. la represión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (of fact, evidence)
a. la ocultación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
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suppression [səˈpreʃən]
noun
[of symptoms, dissent, opposition, publication] supresión (f); [of feelings] represión (f); [of news, scandal, the truth] ocultación (f); [of revolt] represión (f);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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