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oppressor

Line breaks: op|press¦or
Pronunciation: /əˈprɛsə(r)
 
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Definition of oppressor in English:

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

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