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oppressed

adjective

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suffering grave abuse or injustice at the hands of one in authority
  • setting out on a quixotic quest to right wrongs and to raise up the oppressed peoples of the world

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oppressed

verb
past tense of oppress

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The first known use of oppressed was in 1608

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“Oppressed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/oppressed. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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