Definitions For Repressive


  • Restrictive of action


  • To not allow yourself to do or express (something)
  • To not allow yourself to remember (something, such as an unpleasant event)
  • To control (someone or something) by force

Is Repressive 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 Repressive is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Repressive in a Sentence

  • Religious groups were severely repressed.
  • Quickly repressed the rebellion in the provincial city and restored order

Synonyms for Repressive

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