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Detailed Translations for repression from English to Spanish


repression [the ~] noun

  1. the repression (suppression; oppression)
    la represión; la opresión; la tiranía
  2. the repression
    el desplazamiento; la suplantación
  3. the repression
    la represión

Translation Matrix for repression:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
desplazamiento repression change; delay; detour; displacement; manoeuver; manoeuvre; move; overthrowing; postponement; respite; sham battle; sham fight; shifting; suspension
opresión oppression; repression; suppression heaviness; oppression; sinking feeling
represión oppression; repression; suppression
suplantación repression impersonation
tiranía oppression; repression; suppression despotism; oppression; tyranny

Related Words for "repression":

  • repressions

Synonyms for "repression":

  • subjugation; subjection
  • defense mechanism; defense reaction; defence mechanism; defence reaction; defense; defence
  • control

Related Definitions for "repression":

  1. the act of repressing; control by holding down1
    • his goal was the repression of insolence1
  2. (psychiatry) the classical defense mechanism that protects you from impulses or ideas that would cause anxiety by preventing them from becoming conscious1
  3. a state of forcible subjugation1
    • the long repression of Christian sects1

Wiktionary Translations for repression:

Cross Translation:
repression represión repressieonderdrukking, beteugeling
repression represión RepressionPolitik: Unterdrückung
repression represión RepressionPsychologie: Verdrängung oder Unterdrückung von unangenehmen Erinnerungen, Gefühlen oder Ängsten