Bridle and Suppress


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Bridle verb – To keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression).
Usage example: try to bridle your criticism next time so that it is helpful and not hurtful

Suppress is a synonym for bridle in check topic. In some cases you can use "Suppress" instead a verb "Bridle", when it comes to topics like govern.
Nearby Words: bridled, bridleway, bridling
Synonyms for Bridle


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Suppress verb – To refrain from openly showing or uttering.
Usage example: suppressed her anger

Bridle is a synonym for suppress in check topic. You can use "Bridle" instead a verb "Suppress", if it concerns topics such as conceal.
Nearby Words: suppression, suppressing, suppressor, suppressant
Synonyms for Suppress
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