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downtrodden

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of downtrodden

  1. suffering grave abuse or injustice at the hands of one in authority <a war that was supposed to liberate the downtrodden citizens of that nation> Synonyms crushed, oppressed, persecuted, tyrannized Related Words browbeaten, bullied, cowed, hectored, intimidated; abused, maltreated, mistreated; abject, despairing, disheartened, dispirited, downcast, hopeless



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