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Adjective
Having been subjected to oppression
“The hard-boiled hero's rapport with oppressed and marginalized people has a well-articulated rationale.”
Adjective
Feeling, or appearing, pitifully sad or miserable
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Intimidated or overwhelmed by an overbearing significant other
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Consumed by stress, worry or anxiety
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Troubled or tormented, typically due to trauma or something unpleasant
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Having been used to one's advantage, typically unfairly or unjustly
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Having been overcome and taken control of by military force
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Feeling resentment at having been unfairly treated
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In harsh or grievous circumstances
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Verb
Past tense for to put down or control by cruelty or force
“He uses stealthy means to savagely oppress the common people.”
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Past tense for to cause distress or anxiety to
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“On the way, London's ancient, massive buildings, black statues, and dirt surround me, oppress and burden me.”
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Past tense for to overcome with mental or emotional stress
“The tendency of the present civilization is to oppress them with labor.”
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Past tense for to forcefully or violently subdue (opposition or a rebellion)
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“Conan believed it was best to oppress his enemies, see them driven before him, and hear the lamentations of the women.”
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Past tense for to cause (someone) pain, suffering or distress
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Past tense for to bully or threaten, especially by causing others to feel frightened
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Past tense for to forcibly impose obedience or servitude
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Past tense for to mistreat or do an injustice to
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Past tense for to treat someone badly, cruelly or unkindly
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Past tense for to exert influence over or dictate the outcome of
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Past tense for to overload or overtax
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Past tense for to burden, load or encumber with
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Past tense for to oppressively cause someone or something to do too much work
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Past tense for to make or become angry, unhappy, or gloomy
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Past tense for to put excessive burdens upon
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Past tense for to take control or possession of something or a place
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Past tense for to work arduously in pursuit of an aim or goal
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Past tense for to criticize, especially with insulting language
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Past tense for to make excessive demands on
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Past tense for to exploit someone for one's own benefit, especially in an underhanded way
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Past tense for to impede the work or progress of
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Past tense for to extort something, especially money, from someone by putting them under strong pressure
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Past tense for to cause to become tired, weary or fatigued
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