Predicate: repress

Roleset id: repress.01 , to hold back, holding back/down, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

repress.01: REPRESS-V NOTES: Based on WSJ. Member of Vncls concealment-16, subjugate-42.3. (from repress.01-v) REPRESSION-N NOTES: Expanded by Julia based on BOLT, repress.01. Corresponds to VNcls concealment-16, subjugate-42.3. (from repression.01-n)


repress (v.)
repression (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: represser
        Arg1-PPT: repressed
        Arg2-VSP: domain in which arg1 is being repressed

Example: gerund

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: gerund

        The sole sympathetic character is the prodigal daughter Kate ( Jaclyn Smith ) , and she is tolerable only by virtue of having nothing in common with her kinfolk , a truly benighted pack of Southern Protestants whose grim existence consists mostly of [*PRO*] growing peaches and repressing sex .

        Arg0: [*PRO*]
        Rel: repressing
        Arg1: sex

Example: args 1, 2

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Even as blacks escaped the political and economic repression of the South to enter the industrial workforce of the North, they were met with racial hostility.

        Arg2: political and economic
        Rel: repression
        Arg0: of the South