English translation of 'दमनकारी'
1. oppressive adjective
Oppressive laws, societies, and customs treat people cruelly and unfairly.
The new laws will be just as oppressive as those they replace.
2. repressive adjective
A repressive government is one which uses force to control people and to restrict their freedom.
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Translation of दमनकारी from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary