Report and Suppress


Report verb - To give an oral or written account of in some detail.

Suppress is an antonym for report in topics: knowledge, present oneself.


Suppress verb - To keep from being publicly known.
Usage example: the government tried to suppress the truth about that incident

Report is an antonym for suppress.

Common collocations

truth report truth suppress truth
status report status suppress status
information report information suppress information
evidence report evidence suppress evidence
Other words: enemy.

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / The Bourne Identity Even if the suppressor was functional, it would have to be attached to the end of the barrel in order to actually suppress the muzzle report; simply sliding it over the barrel would do nothing.
  • Video Game / Exit Fate After the following Final Boss fight, she manages to suppress the Hand's influence and asks Daniel to read the end of the Last Report formula.
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