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to deal successfully with an emotion or feeling so that it does not cause a problem
to stop yourself feeling an emotion
to accept and control a difficult emotional situation so that you can start to live a normal life again despite it
to manage to control something such as an emotion
to not allow your feelings to show
to stop yourself from showing negative emotions like anger and disappointment, especially over a long period, so that these feelings develop in a harmful way
to prevent yourself from showing a feeling
to refuse to admit that you have a particular feeling, need, or memory, so that it remains hidden in your mind
to not tell someone something, or to not show how you feel
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