Definitions For Oppress


  • Come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority
  • Cause to suffer
  • To treat (a person or group of people) in a cruel or unfair way
  • To make (someone) feel sad or worried for a long period of time

Is Oppress a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Oppress is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Oppress in a Sentence

  • The country has long been oppressed by a ruthless dictator.
  • They condemned attempts by the government to oppress its citizens.
  • People who have traditionally been oppressed by society

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Antonyms for Oppress

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