What does OPPRESSED mean?

Definitions for OPPRESSED

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. laden, oppressed(adj)

    burdened psychologically or mentally

    "laden with grief"; "oppressed by a sense of failure"

GCIDE

  1. oppressed(adj.)

    having excessive or unfair burdens imposed.

Wiktionary

  1. oppressed(Adjective)

    Subject to oppression.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of OPPRESSED in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of OPPRESSED in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Unknown:

    To accept passively an unjust system is to cooperate with that system thereby the oppressed become the oppressor.

  2. Mario Diaz-Balart:

    President Obama's actions are an unconscionable betrayal of America's fundamental values and a profound insult to the oppressed Cuban people.

  3. The President:

    When people are oppressed and human rights are denied, particularly along sectarian lines or ethnic lines, when dissent is silenced, it feeds violent extremism.

  4. Dominique de Menil:

    What should move us to action is human dignity the inalienable dignity of the oppressed, but also the dignity of each of us. We lose dignity if we tolerate the intolerable.

  5. Malcolm X:

    Time is on the side of the oppressed today, it's against the oppressor. Truth is on the side of the oppressed today, it's against the oppressor. You don't need anything else.

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