Usage examples for suppressed

  1. At this name I blushed and turned pale and with difficulty suppressed a cry, and when I tried to answer I found it impossible to speak. – Balthasar And Other Works - 1909 by Anatole France
  2. And do you know, mother," he continued in a tone of suppressed excitement, " have you heard the big news?" – The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies by Ralph Connor
  3. I nearly laughed aloud, and thought of saying that if she would be a little more devoted to her son she would not be wasting her time, but I suppressed myself and asked to hear more about the good works. – Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate by Charles Turley