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oppressive

adjective (FEELINGS) 感觉     /əˈpres.ɪv/
causing anxiety 令人焦躁的;令人压抑的;令人烦恼的 an oppressive silence 令人难耐的静寂 Causing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
If the weather or heat is oppressive, it is too hot and there is no wind (天气)闷热的,令人窒息的 We were unable to sleep because of the oppressive heat. 天气闷热得令人窒息,我们难以入睡。 Hot and heatSultriness and humidity
oppressively     /əˈpres.ɪv.li/ adverb Ruling and governingSystems of governmentHot and heatSultriness and humidity oppressiveness     /əˈpres.ɪv.nəs/ noun [U] Causing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upsetHot and heatSultriness and humiditySultriness and humidityHot and heatLack of freedom to act
(Definition of oppressive adjective (FEELINGS) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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