Oppressed | Definition of Oppressed at Dictionary.com
Oppressed definition, to burden with cruel or unjust impositions or restraints; subject to a burdensome or harsh exercise of authority or power: a people oppressed by totalitarianism.
Oppressed - definition of oppressed by The Free Dictionary
Freeman and slave, patrician and plebeian, lord and serf, guild-master and journeyman, in a word, oppressor and oppressed, stood in constant opposition to one another, carried on an uninterrupted, now hidden, now open fight, a fight that each time ended, either in a revolutionary re-constitution of society at large, or in the common ruin of the contending classes.
Oppressed | Definition of Oppressed by Merriam-Webster
Definition of oppressed : burdened by abuse of power or authority Group identity in oppressed groups is always very strategic, always a calculation of advantage.
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OPPRESSED | meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
oppressed definition: 1. governed in an unfair and cruel way and prevented from having opportunities and freedom: 2…. Learn more.
Oppressed definition and meaning | Collins English Dictionary
adjective People who are oppressed are treated cruelly or are prevented from having the same opportunities, freedom, and benefits as others. Before they took power, they felt oppressed by the rich elitists who controlled things. The oppressed are people who are oppressed.
oppressed - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com
To be oppressed is to be exploited or systematically harmed by others. People who have no freedom are oppressed. Being oppressed is a negative and unfair condition. The United States was founded because we felt oppressed by the rule of England.
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5 Ways Women Are Oppressed In Today's Society
Women all over the world are oppressed because of religion, politics, or even their male partners. It has caused Feminists to bloom even more, some are too overbearing and others are not overbearing enough. Society as a whole talks about how people should treat women better and how we can and will change things but still everything is the same.
10 Oppressed Minorities Around the World - History and ...
It is hard to believe that the largest single religious denomination in the United States can be an oppressed minority, but of course when you add up all the Protestant denominations (and others) Catholics are greatly outnumbered.