Definition of oppressor in English:

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oppressor

Pronunciation: /əˈprɛsə/

noun

A person or group that oppresses people: they overthrew their colonial oppressors
More example sentences
  • They have fostered a view of police officers as bullies and oppressors not to be cooperated with.
  • Every tyrant and every oppressor deserve the full wrath of justice.
  • That guns can and have been used by the oppressed to ward off their oppressors suggests that they can be a tool
Synonyms
persecutor, tyrant, despot, autocrat, bully, slave-driver, hard taskmaster, iron hand, scourge, dictator, tormentor, torturer, intimidator, subjugator

Words that rhyme with oppressor

addresser, aggressor, assessor, compressor, confessor, contessa, depressor, digresser, dresser, guesser, intercessor, lesser, Odessa, possessor, professor, represser, successor, transgressor, Vanessa

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