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Detailed Translations for oppression from English to French


oppression [the ~] noun

  1. the oppression (suppression; repression)
    l'oppression; la tyrannie
  2. the oppression (heaviness; sinking feeling)
    l'oppression; l'étranglement; la suffocation; le manque d'air
  3. the oppression (sinking feeling; tightness; heaviness; closeness)
  4. the oppression
  5. the oppression
    la tyrannie; le despotisme

Translation Matrix for oppression:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
despotisme oppression ambition for power; despotism; imperious spirit; lust of power; perverted exercise of power; tyranny
manque d'air heaviness; oppression; sinking feeling
oppression heaviness; oppression; repression; sinking feeling; suppression
serrement de coeur closeness; heaviness; oppression; sinking feeling; tightness
suffocation closeness; heaviness; oppression; sinking feeling; tightness asphyxia; asphyxiation; gasping for breath; suffocation
tyrannie oppression; repression; suppression despotism; perverted exercise of power; tyranny
étranglement heaviness; oppression; sinking feeling strangling; strangulation
- oppressiveness; subjugation

Related Words for "oppression":

  • oppressions

Synonyms for "oppression":

Related Definitions for "oppression":

  1. the act of subjugating by cruelty1
    • the tyrant's oppression of the people1
  2. a feeling of being oppressed1
  3. the state of being kept down by unjust use of force or authority:1
    • after years of oppression they finally revolted1

Wiktionary Translations for oppression:

  1. act of oppressing, or the state of being oppressed
  1. Action d’opprimer et état de ce qui est opprimé.