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unterdrücken

  
un•ter•drü•cken     ( unterdrückt    ptp)    vt   insep  
a    (=beherrschen)   [Volk, Sklaven]   to oppress, to repress  
[Freiheit, Meinung]   to suppress  
[Revolution]   to suppress, to put down  
die Unterdrückten      the oppressed  
b    (=zurückhalten)   [Neugier, Gähnen, Lachen, Gefühle]   to suppress  
[Tränen, Antwort, Bemerkung]   to hold back
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
das Gähnen unterdrücken exp.
to stop oneself (from) yawning

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to suppress a cry
exp.
to suppress the need {or} urge to cough
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'unterdrücken' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
ein Volk unterdrücken
exp.
seinen Ärger unterdrücken
exp.
einen Schluchzer unterdrücken
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"unterdrücken": examples and translations in context
In den totalitären Regimes unterdrücken und vernichten Gewaltherrscher die Gedankenfreiheit. In totalitarian regimes, the oppressors repress and suppress freedom of thought.
Gemisch zur Bodenbehandlung, um dessen Ammoniumnitrogen-Nitrifikation zu unterdrücken. Composition for treating soil to suppress the nitrification of ammonium nitrogen therein.
Man kann keine Menschen unterdrücken, die keine Angst mehr haben. You cannot oppress the people who are not afraid anymore.
Lasst euch von diesem Mann nicht unterdrücken. Don't let this guy oppress you.
Wenn sie islamische Glaubensbekundungen unterdrücken, nennen wir sie autoritär. If they repress signs of Islamic devotion, we call them authoritarian.
Den Drang Dinge in Brand zu setzen, unterdrücken wir. The urge to set things on fire, we repress.
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