Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for oppressively?

Need synonyms for oppressively? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adverb
In an oppressive manner
“The public power belongs to everyone and when majorities hijack it for sectarian purposes they act oppressively.”
Adverb
Adverb for unbearably hot and humid
“In the oppressive heat of this closed space, he lost consciousness and fell into a trance.”
Adverb
Adverb for inflicting harsh and authoritarian treatment
more ❯
“The oppressive rule of the officials in the outlying provinces led to discontent.”
Adverb
Adverb for harsh and difficult to bear or endure
more ❯
“One finds exploited workers in certain countries where there are no laws protecting them from oppressive working conditions.”
Adverb
Adverb for weighing heavily on the mind or spirits
“The same oppressive atmosphere pervades the town of Soham.”
Adverb
Adverb for causing distress, sadness or anxiety
more ❯
Adverb
Adverb for strict or exacting in standards
Adverb
Adverb for narrow-minded or intolerant
Adverb
Adverb for using or characterized by force or violence
Adverb
Adverb for an environment that encourages rapid growth or development, especially in a stifling or intense way
Adverb
Adverb for cramped and confined, so as to induce the fear of closed or tight spaces
Adverb
Adverb for in the manner of an overbearing father
Adverb
Adverb for to a total, utter or complete degree
Adverb
Adverb for depressingly dull and bleak or repetitive
Adverb
Adverb for showing no attempt at originality
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
12-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2022