Meaning of Oppresses

English: Oppresses
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

to burden with cruel or unjust impositions or restraints; subject to a burdensome or harsh exercise of authority or power: a people oppressed by totalitarianism.

Definition: 2

to lie heavily upon (the mind, a person, etc.): Care and sorrow oppressed them.

Definition: 3

to weigh down, as sleep or weariness does.

Definition: 4

Archaic. to put down; subdue or suppress.

Definition: 5

Archaic. to press upon or against; crush.