Definitions For Suppress


  • Lessen to the point of stopping
  • Bring under control by force or authority
  • Put out of one's consciousness
  • Consciously restrain from showing; of emotions, desires, impulses, or behavior
  • Come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority
  • To end or stop (something) by force
  • To keep (something) secret : to not allow people to know about or see (something)
  • To not allow yourself to feel, show, or be affected by (an emotion)

Is Suppress a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Suppress is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Suppress in a Sentence

  • Political dissent was brutally suppressed.
  • The governor tried to suppress the news.
  • He struggled to suppress his feelings of jealousy.

Synonyms for Suppress

Antonyms for Suppress

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