suppress (

     v 1: to put down by force or authority; "suppress a nascent
          uprising", "stamp down on littering" "conquer one's
          desires" [syn: stamp down, inhibit, subdue, conquer,
     2: come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority;
        "The government oppresses political activists" [syn: oppress,
     3: control and refrain from showing; of emotions [syn: {bottle
     4: keep under control; keep in check; "suppress a smile"; "Keep
        your temper"; "keep your cool" [syn: restrain, keep, {keep
        back}, hold back]
     5:  put out of one's consciousness; in psychiatry [syn: repress]