What is another word for oppressive?

575 synonyms found


[ əpɹˈɛsɪv], [ əpɹˈɛsɪv], [ ə_p_ɹ_ˈɛ_s_ɪ_v]

Synonyms for Oppressive:

difficult (adjective) heavy (adjective) painful (adjective) severe (adjective) tyrannical (adjective) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Oppressive:

  1. recessive, successive, progressive, possessive, repressive, regressive;
  2. expressive, depressive, excessive, aggressive, obsessive, impressive;
  3. unimpressive;

Quotes for Oppressive:

  1. Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government. Edmund Burke.
  2. I own that I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is always oppressive Thomas Jefferson.
  3. There are several reasons why Russians view the oppressive state positively. First, in the Russian Orthodox religion, there is an understanding of authority as something sent by God. Ryszard Kapuscinski.