Science / Psychiatry / Suppression: The conscious effort to control and conceal unacceptable impulses, thoughts, feelings, or acts.

Other Words for Suppression

Suppression Noun Synonyms: suppressing, ending, end, discontinuation, discontinuing, cutting off, cut-off, cessation, ceasing, surcease, stopping, stop, terminating, termination, halting, halt, prohibiting, prohibition, preclusion, precluding, preventing, prevention, repressing, re

Suppression File

Technology / Email / Suppression File: A list of email addresses you have removed from your regular mailing lists, either because they have opted out of your lists or because they have notified other mailers that they do not want to receiv MORE

Suppression List

Technology / Email / Suppression List: A list of email addresses kept by a single organization that should not be mailed to any longer. Usually owners of the addresses on the list have specifically requested inclusion. Required by CAN-SPAM MORE

Dynamic Range Suppression

Technology / Home Audio / Dynamic Range Suppression: A signal compression technique which raises the level of lower passages without affecting overall volume. Especially useful with high noise levels, such as a moving vehicle. MORE


Life Style / Painting / Breadth: The suppression of the smaller shapes, details, tones for the benefit of the whole. MORE

Enhanced Whitelist

Technology / Email / Enhanced Whitelist: A super-whitelist maintained by AOL for bulk emailers who meet strict delivery standards, including fewer than 1 spam complaint for every 1,000 email messages. Emailers on the enhanced whitelist can b MORE

Defense Mechanism

Science / Psychiatry / Defense Mechanism: Automatic psychological process that protects the individual against anxiety and from awareness of internal or external stressors or dangers. Defense mechanisms mediate the individuals reaction to emo MORE