What is another word for oppress?

463 synonyms found


[ əpɹˈɛs], [ əpɹˈɛs], [ ə_p_ɹ_ˈɛ_s]

Synonyms for Oppress:

dominate (verb) oppose (verb) prohibit (verb) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Oppress:

  1. press, hesse, hess, guess, less, s, crests, es, dress, mess, stress, chess, tress, bless, cress, fess, yes, ness;
  2. finesse, redress, assess, divests, excess, compress, fluoresce, contests, obsess, caress, distress, regress, attests, repress, noblesse, profess, molests, digests, requests, express, address, depress, digress, protests, suppress, success, suggests, impress, transgress, progress, undress, largesse, possess, egress, recess, aggress, confess;
  3. nonetheless, convalesce, cps, dispossess, repossess, acquiesce, oas, reassess, coalesce;
  4. nevertheless;

Quotes for Oppress:

  1. Powerful people cannot afford to educate the people that they oppress because once you are truly educated, you will not ask for power. You will take it. John Henrik Clarke.
  2. Naturally I drew register a little exaggerated, in order to create something new in the sense of a sublime literature that sings of despair only in order to oppress the reader, and make him desire the good as the remedy. Comte de Lautreamont.
  3. Continuous persecution of widows and orphans is a crime. Even the Bible says there is a specific place in hell for those who oppress widows. Imelda Marcos.

Adjectives for Oppress:

  • male patriarchal,
  • orphan,
  • patriarchal,
  • capital,
  • mighty,
  • captains-general,
  • opposite, contrary,
  • lowly poor,
  • black profound,
  • other wise,
  • more powerful,
  • contrary,
  • worse,
  • profound,
  • worth,
  • opposite,
  • wise,
  • brave,
  • powerful,
  • former,
  • less,
  • unjust,
  • least,
  • practical and comfortable,
  • comfortable,
  • wicked,
  • practical,
  • noble,
  • hard,
  • still further,
  • stronger,
  • innocent,
  • poor,
  • weak,
  • common,
  • proud,
  • long,
  • further,
  • present,
  • rich,
  • sore,
  • strong.