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  1. oppressornoun

    a person of authority who subjects others to undue pressures


  1. oppressornoun

    Someone who oppresses another or others.


  1. Oppressor

    Oppressor was a technical death metal band from Chicago, Illinois, which formed in 1991 and finished in 1999. They released three albums. Three of the band's members went on to form alternative metal band Soil.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oppressor in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oppressor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of oppressor in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. Martin Luther:

    Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressor

  3. Benjamin Hooks:

    There are a lot of ways an oppressed people can rise. One way to rise is to study, to be smarter than your oppressor. The concept of rising against oppression through physical contact is stupid and self-defeating. It exalts brawn over brain. And the most enduring contributions made to civilization have not been made by brawn, they have been made by brain.

  4. James Russell Lowell:

    Democracy gives every man the right to be his own oppressor.

  5. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei:

    Today these tragic events are happening in Yemen and the Americans are supporting the oppressor.

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