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    oppress

    oppress - Dictionary definition and meaning for word oppress

    Definition
    (verb) come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority
    Synonyms : crush , suppress
    Example Sentence
    • The government oppresses political activists
    Definition
    (verb) cause to suffer
    Synonyms : persecute
    Example Sentence
    • Jews were persecuted in the former Soviet Union
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