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Spanish translation of “oppress”


verb /əˈpres/
to govern cruelly The king oppressed his people. to worry or depress The thought of leaving her oppressed me. oppression /-ʃən/ noun After five years of oppression, the peasants revolted. oppressive /-siv/ adjective oppressing; cruel; hard to bear oppressive laws. oppressively adverb
oppressiveness noun oppressor noun a ruler who oppresses his people; a tyrant an open revolt against their oppressors.
(Definition of oppress from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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