Translation of "oppressive" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

oppressive

adjective uk /əˈpres.ɪv/ us /əˈpres.ɪv/
CRUEL 暴虐的

cruel and unfair

壓迫的;壓制的;暴虐的
an oppressive government/military regime 暴虐的政府/軍事政權
FEELINGS 感覺

causing people to feel worried and uncomfortable

令人焦躁的;令人壓抑的;令人煩惱的
an oppressive silence 令人難耐的靜寂

If the weather or heat is oppressive, it is too hot and there is no wind.

(天氣)悶熱的,令人窒息的
We were unable to sleep because of the oppressive heat. 天氣悶熱得令人窒息,我們難以入睡。
oppressively adverb uk /əˈpres.ɪv.li/ us /əˈpres.ɪv.li/

It was oppressively hot on the bus.
oppressiveness noun [ U ] uk /əˈpres.ɪv.nəs/ us /əˈpres.ɪv.nəs/

(Translation of “oppressive” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)