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Samples where oppress or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The government oppresses political activists

Synonyms for oppress in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of oppress ) put down by force or intimidation

"The government quashes any attempt of an uprising" "China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently" "The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land"

Samples where oppress or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Some religious groups are persecuted in some countries

Synonyms for oppress in the sense of this definition

(oppress is a kind of ...) treat cruelly

"The children tormented the stuttering teacher"

(... is a kind of oppress ) oust politically

"Deng Xiao Ping was purged several times throughout his lifetime"

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