• suppressed, restrained, controlled; subdued, quelled, quashed
• repressed people try to stop themselves having natural feelings and desires, especially sexual ones.
• a person's repressed feelings are the ones they do not allow themselves to know about consciously.
• see also repress.
• strong inhibited hatred, extremely powerful dislike which has been suppressed
repressed his anger
• controlled his anger, restrained himself, calmed himself down