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How to sign: put down by force or intimidation
"The government quashes any attempt of an uprising"; "China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently"; "The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land";

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Similiar / Same: repress, subdue, subjugate, keep down, reduce

Categories: crush, oppress, suppress

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