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Overview of verb oppress

The verb oppress has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) oppress, suppress, crush

(come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority; "The government oppresses political activists")

2. persecute, oppress

(cause to suffer; "Jews were persecuted in the former Soviet Union")

Overview of adj oppressed

The adj oppressed has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. laden, oppressed

(burdened psychologically or mentally; "laden with grief"; "oppressed by a sense of failure") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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