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Another word for keep-down

  1. To keep under control

      1. To wrap up in a shawl, blanket, cloak, etc. so as to hide, keep warm, or protect
      2. To wrap or cover in order to deaden or prevent sound
      3. To prevent the expression of; stifle
      1. To render less intense, sensitive, or vigorous:
      2. To lessen the vigor, intensity, or liveliness of; dull
      3. To become as if dead; lose vigor, intensity, etc.
      1. To become reduced
      2. To bring into a certain order; systematize
      3. To bring to a specified undesirable state, as of weakness or helplessness:
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  2. To subdue