English translation of 'oprimir'
1. to oppress
2. (comprimir) to press
to be oppressive
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'oprimir' in Other Languages
British English: oppress VERB
To oppress people means to treat them cruelly, or to prevent them from having the same opportunities, freedom, and benefits as others.
These people often are oppressed by the governments of the countries they find themselves in.
Translation of oprimir from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary