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oppresses

verb
present tense third-person singular of oppress

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2 to subject to incapacitating emotional or mental stress
  • a film about a man who is haunted and oppressed by the secrets of his past

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“Oppresses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/oppresses. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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