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suppress

verb
1 verb stop opposition TRANSITIVEcuir faoi choisbrúigh faoi choisthe rebellion was brutally suppressed cuireadh an t-éirí amach faoi chois go brúidiúilthey suppressed their own people bhrúigh siad a muintir féin faoi chois 2 verb stop an activity TRANSITIVEcoisc verb  c m ucosc a chur artoirmisc verb  c m uthey want to suppress free speech tá siad ag iarraidh saoirse cainte a chosc
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3 verb stop feeling, urge TRANSITIVEbrúigh fút  c m ucúl a choinneáil arsmachtaigh verb  c m uto suppress a yawn méanfach a bhrú fútshe tried to suppress her anger rinne sí iarracht a fearg a smachtúhe was unable to suppress a laugh ní raibh sé in ann an gáire a cheilt, ní raibh sé ábalta cúl a choinneáil ar an ngáire 4 verb stop information TRANSITIVEcuir faoi choisceil verb  c m uthey suppressed the truth chuir siad an fhírinne faoi chois, cheil siad an fhírinnethey advocate suppressing the report tá siad ag moladh nach bhfoilseofaí an tuarascáil 5 verb curtail growth or development TRANSITIVEcoisc verb  c m uto suppress weeds fiailí a chosc, fiailí a choimeád faoi smacht 6 verb BIOL stop physical process, reaction TRANSITIVEcoisc verb  c m usocht technical term verb  c m uto suppress hunger an t-ocras a choscit suppresses the activity of the nerve coisceann sé gníomhaíocht na néaróige 7 verb PSYCH inhibit TRANSITIVEcuir faoi choisbrúigh faoi choismúch verb  c m uto suppress a memory cuimhne a chur faoi chois 8 verb COMP hide TRANSITIVEceil verb  c m usocht technical term verb  c m uthe images can be suppressed is féidir na híomhánna a cheilt 9 verb ELECTRIC eliminate interference TRANSITIVEsocht verb  c m u

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