surpress

The Correct spelling is: suppress

Common misspellings of the word suppress are:

How do you spell suppress?. It is not supress or even surpress for that matter!

  • tr.v., -pressed, -press·ing, -press·es.
    1. To put an end to forcibly; subdue.
    2. To curtail or prohibit the activities of.
    3. To keep from being revealed, published, or circulated.
    4. To deliberately exclude (unacceptable desires or thoughts) from the mind.
    5. To inhibit the expression of (an impulse, for example); check: suppress a smile.
    6. To reduce the incidence or severity of (a hemorrhage or cough, for example); arrest.

    [Middle English suppressen, from Latin supprimere, suppress- : sub-, sub- + premere, to press.]

    suppressant sup·press'ant n.
    suppressible sup·press'i·ble adj.


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