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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. oppression: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. oppression: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. oppression: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. oppression: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. oppression: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. oppression: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Oppression, oppression: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. oppression: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. oppression: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. oppression: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. oppression: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. oppression: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. oppression: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. oppression: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. oppression: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Oppression: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Oppression: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. oppression: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. oppression: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Oppression: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. oppression: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. oppression: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. oppression: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. oppression: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. oppression: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. oppression: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. oppression: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. oppression: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. oppression: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. oppression: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. oppression: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. oppression: Political [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. oppression: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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noun:  the act of subjugating by cruelty ("The tyrant's oppression of the people")
noun:  a feeling of being oppressed
noun:  the state of being kept down by unjust use of force or authority ("After years of oppression they finally revolted")

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Phrases that include oppression:   oppression of women, exaction by oppression, marxism and the oppression of women, police oppression, rescue from oppression, more...

Words similar to oppression:   oppressiveness, subjugation, more...

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