Sentence Examples


  • She squeezed her eyes shut and suppressed a scream.
  • She suppressed a giggle.
  • Bands of guerrillas burned and plundered in some sections, and were not entirely suppressed until after the war was ended.
  • Of its numerous islands the best-known is Inishail, containing ruins of a church and convent, which was suppressed at the Reformation.
  • In 1865, however, it was suppressed, and one half of the beni ademprivili was assigned to the state, the other half being given to the communes, with the obligation of compensating those who claimed rights over these lands.