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  Words related to oppression

Related / Similar Words: subjugation, oppressiveness

 

Definition:
  • the act of subjugating by cruelty; "the tyrant''s oppression of the people";
  • a feeling of being oppressed;
  • the state of being kept down by unjust use of force or authority: "after years of oppression they finally revolted";

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    Hyponyms: weight, yoke

     

    Derivational Morphology: oppress, suppress, crush

     

    Anagrams: repression, Proserpine

     

     
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