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Dictionary Definition

repressed adj : characterized by or showing the suppression of impulses or emotions; "her severe upbringing had left her inhibited"; "a very inhibited young man, anxious and ill at ease"; "their reactions were partly the product of pent-up emotions"; "repressed rage turned his face scarlet" [syn: pent-up]

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Etymology 1

repress + -ed


  1. past of repress


  1. Subjected to repression.
  2. Showing the suppression of emotions or impulses.
Derived terms

Etymology 2

re- + pressed


  1. Pressed again.

Extensive Definition

Repressed is a single released on May 19, 2006 by Apocalyptica.

Track listing

  1. Repressed (Single Version) feat. Max Cavalera & Matt Tuck
  2. Path Vol.2 feat. Sandra Nasic
  3. Betrayal (from Apocalyptica)
  4. Repressed (Video)
repressed in Spanish: Repressed

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