Translation of "oppressive" - English-Russian dictionary

oppressive

adjective uk us /əˈpresɪv/
UNFAIR

cruel and unfair

деспотический
an oppressive government/regime
HOT

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

гнетущий, томительный
oppressive heat
NOT RELAXING

not relaxing or pleasant

тягостный
an oppressive silence

(Translation of “oppressive” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)