repressed Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “repressed” in the English Dictionary

"repressed" in British English

See all translations

repressedadjective

uk   us   /rɪˈprest/
having ​feelings that you do not ​express: repressed anger/​sexuality Englishpeople are ​notoriously repressed and don't ​talk about ​theirfeelings.
(Definition of repressed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of repressed?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “repressed”

Word of the Day
public school

in England, an expensive type of private school (= school paid for by parents not by the government)

Word of the Day