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  • v  put down by force or intimidation
  • v  conceal or hide
  • v  put out of one's consciousness
  • v  block the action of

  • I think the biggest difference in an Asian family is going to be the expectation that a female be deferential to men and really repress the expression of negative feelings.
  • And then there's the universal explanation for escapism: "In the real world, in Korea, you have to repress your drives and hidden desires.
  • He insisted that all Zen followers are devils, and he justified militancy and even violence to defend his sect and to repress rival organizations.
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  • Should Snowden take Assange’s advice to head for Latin America?
    Analysis: WikiLeaker Julian Assange finds refuge in a South American country’s embassy. But the region’s repressive regimes would vex PRISM leaker Edward Snowden.
    June 13, 2013 - GlobalPost
  • Should Snowden take Assange’s advice to head for Latin America?
    Analysis: WikiLeaker Julian Assange finds refuge in a South American country’s embassy. But the region’s repressive regimes would vex PRISM leaker Edward Snowden.
    June 13, 2013 - GlobalPost
  • Movies in Brief
    Movies in Brief The once-formidable director M. Night Shyamalan tries to regain his cred with this science-fiction thriller about a father and son (played by Will Smith and his son, Jaden) who crash land on Earth 1,000 years after it was abandoned by mankind. Smith plays a great general, renowned for his ability to repress all fear — of monsters, space shipwrecks, even bad sci fi. A Will Smith ...
    June 12, 2013 - Albany Times Union
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