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To stop, control or not show emotions



to deal successfully with an emotion or feeling so that it does not cause a problem



to stop yourself from feeling an emotion

deal with

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

hold in

to not allow your feelings to show



to prevent someone from seeing or knowing your feelings

bottle up

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

keep back

to not tell someone something, or to not show how you feel



to stop yourself from showing an emotion, especially one that might offend someone

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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old and in bad condition, or no longer effective

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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