Holding in Check – 7 Little Words

Here is the answer for the holding in check 7 little words clue to help you finish the daily puzzle.
holding in check 7 Little Words

Each day, players get seven clues and answers to figure out in the 7 Little Word daily puzzle. Some days are a breeze, but you will inevitably encounter some challenging clues. When that happens, there’s nothing wrong with looking up a hint or two to help you figure out the puzzle and move on with your day. Below is the answer to the holding in check 7 Little Words clue.

The “holding in check” 11 letter answer can be a tricky one to figure out in the daily 7 Little Words puzzle. Not to worry, though, because we put together a list of known answers for this clue down below. You may see more than one answer because the game may use the same clue across multiple puzzles. Double-check the letters to make sure you’re using the correct answer if that’s the case.

holding in check 7 Little Words Answer

The holding in check 7 Little Words answer is:

  • SUPPRESSING (11 letters)

The clue and answer above was in the 7 Little Words puzzle.

Suppressing Definitions and Synonyms

Suppress Definition

Suppress verb
  1. forcibly put an end to
Word Origin
late Middle English: from Latin suppress- ‘pressed down’, from the verb supprimere, from sub- ‘down’ + premere ‘to press’

Suppress Synonyms

Synonyms for suppress include:

  • subdue
  • defeat
  • conquer
  • vanquish
  • triumph over
  • repress
  • crush
  • quell
  • quash
  • squash
  • stamp out
  • overpower
  • extinguish
  • put down
  • put out
  • crack down on
  • clamp down on
  • cow
  • drive underground

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