the oppressed

Definition of the oppressed

  1. :  people who are treated in a cruel or unfair way freedom for the oppressed

Word by Word Definitions

oppressplay oppressed
  1. :  suppress

    :  to crush or burden by abuse of power or authority

    :  to burden spiritually or mentally :  weigh heavily upon

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to criticize severely

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