Definition Of suppression
the action of suppressing something such as an activity or publication.
the forcible suppression of campus protests
Example Of suppression
A major component of codependence is emotional repression and suppression .
Add to that high rates of illiteracy, the hypocrisy of the governmental media, the weakness of civil society and state suppression of the opposition parties.
As an indicator of forcible suppression it often appears in charts associated with assassinations (but not necessarily for the actual moment of such deeds).
Boucher said the government's continued intimidation and repression of the opposition and its violent suppression of peaceful public protests were not conducive to beginning a dialogue.
Butcher concedes that the degree of suppression is relatively small.