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One entry found for oppress.
Main Entry: opĚpress
Pronunciation: schwa-primarystresspres
Function: verb
1 : to control or rule in a harsh or cruel way <a country oppressed by a dictator>
2 : to cause to feel burdened in spirit <oppressed by grief>
- opĚpresĚsor /-primarystresspres-schwar/ noun

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