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Definition of Repressed

Repress
Repress Re*press" (r?-pr?s"), v. t. [Pref. re- + press.] To press again.
Repress
Repress Re*press" (r?-pr?s"), v. t. [Pref. re- + press: cf. L. reprimere, repressum. Cf. Reprimand.] 1. To press back or down effectually; to crush down or out; to quell; to subdue; to supress; as, to repress sedition or rebellion; to repress the first risings of discontent. 2. Hence, to check; to restrain; to keep back. Desire of wine and all delicious drinks, . . . Thou couldst repress. --Milton. Syn: To crush; overpower; subdue; suppress; restrain; quell; curb; check.
Repress
Repress Re*press", n. The act of repressing. [Obs.]

Meaning of Repressed from wikipedia

- The term Repressed memories refers to the controversial, and largely scientifically discredited, claim that memories for traumatic events may be stored...
- "Repressed" is a single by Apocalyptica, released on 19 May 2006. The title song features Max Cavalera (Soulfly and Sepultura) and Matt Tuck (Bullet for...
- Extremities, Dirt and Various Repressed Emotions is the eighth studio album by English post-punk band Killing Joke, released in November 1990 by Noise...
- such as hypertension, coronary artery disease, and cancer. Suppressed or repressed anger is found to cause irritable bowel syndrome, eating disorders, and...
- government-imposed style of socialist realism, with all other trends being severely repressed, with rare exceptions, such as Mikhail Bulgakov's works. Many writers...
- Written works by the native islanders of Puerto Rico were prohibited and repressed by the Spanish colonial government. Only those who were commissioned by...
- believed that people's naturally strong instincts toward ****uality were repressed by people in order to meet the constraints imposed on them by civilized...
- his election in 2012. Steven Myers reports, "The church, once heavily repressed, had emerged from the Soviet collapse as one of the most respected institutions...
- best bulwark against ****anese imperial expansionism. Instead, the KMT repressed the Communists and a civil war broke out between the two sides. We have...
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