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Definition of 'oppress'

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Verb

  1. come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority; "The government oppresses political activists"
       Synonyms: suppress crush
  2. cause to suffer; "Jews were persecuted in the former Soviet Union"
       Synonyms: persecute


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