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Adverb
In an oppressive manner
“The public power belongs to everyone and when majorities hijack it for sectarian purposes they act oppressively.”
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Adverb for hot and humid
“Beneath the hot and sticky oppressive atmosphere of the venue, Jon pushed his way past the bobbing bodies toward the bar.”
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Adverb for inflicting harsh and authoritarian treatment
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“Examples of the oppressive and repressive treatment of women abound.”
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Adverb for weighing heavily on the mind or spirits
“The same oppressive atmosphere pervades the town of Soham.”
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Adverb for strict or exacting in standards
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Adverb for having a somber or dismal atmosphere or nature
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Adverb for of or pertaining to the act or sound of grinding
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Adverb for not able to be suffered, difficult or impossible to endure
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Adverb for using or given to extortion
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Adverb for an environment that encourages rapid growth or development, especially in a stifling or intense way
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Adverb for being scared of being enclosed in a confined space
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Adverb for in the manner of an overbearing father
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Adverb for to a total, utter or complete degree
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Adverb for depressingly dull and bleak or repetitive
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Adverb for showing no attempt at originality
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