Usage examples for Suppressing

  1. Then, after another good look at him, suppressing all names and exact localities, I gave him the outline of the tale, explaining that I wanted to find someone who would finance an expedition to the remote and romantic spot where this particular Cypripedium was believed to grow. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  2. The extracts are dated and numbered, and are literally presented in this column- excepting the obviously necessary precaution of suppressing names, places, and days of the month. – Jezebel's Daughter by Wilkie Collins
  3. No, said Patty, suppressing her smiles, I never have. – Patty's Success by Carolyn Wells
  4. Suppressing her very breath, she crept through the long tunnel leading from the igloo and peeped cautiously from the entrance. – The Eternal Maiden by T. Everett Harré