Detailed Translations for oppression from English to Dutch


oppression [the ~] noun

  1. the oppression (suppression; repression)
    de onderdrukking
  2. the oppression (heaviness; sinking feeling)
    de beklemming; de benauwdheid
  3. the oppression (sinking feeling; tightness; heaviness; closeness)
    de beklemdheid; gevoel van beklemming; de benauwdheid
  4. the oppression
    de verdrukking
  5. the oppression
    de dwingelandij

Translation Matrix for oppression:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beklemdheid closeness; heaviness; oppression; sinking feeling; tightness
beklemming heaviness; oppression; sinking feeling
benauwdheid closeness; heaviness; oppression; sinking feeling; tightness
dwingelandij oppression
gevoel van beklemming closeness; heaviness; oppression; sinking feeling; tightness
onderdrukking oppression; repression; suppression
verdrukking oppression
- 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
  2. feeling of being oppressed
  3. exercise of authority or power in a burdensome, cruel, or unjust manner

Cross Translation:
oppression benauwdheid; bezetting; drang; druk; pressie; knel oppression — Action d’opprimer et état de ce qui est opprimé.