oppressive के समानार्थी
cruel, harsh, or tyrannicalThe new laws will be as oppressive as those they replace.
Tyrannical dictators rarely last for long.
This was a dreadful crime and a severe sentence is necessary.
He said many harsh and unkind things.
They bear a heavy burden of responsibility.
They should spend a long time in jail to reflect on their cruel acts.
the persecution of prisoners by cruel captors
He was the victim of a very brutal attack.
There was a coup to restore authoritarian rule.
The regime was unpopular and repressive.
They have grown intolerant of his autocratic ways.
The barbaric slaughter of whales is unnecessary and inhuman.
a dictatorial management style
She gave him a witheringly imperious look.
They are not domineering parents.
an arrogant and overbearing man
The country was ruled by a despotic tyrant.
He wants to be seen as less bossy and high-handed.
He treated his colleagues in a peremptory manner.
(of weather) hot and humidThe oppressive afternoon heat had quite tired me out.
The stifling heat of the little room was beginning to make me nauseous.
They sat in that hot, close room for two hours.
The air outside was heavy and moist and sultry.
sticky, , ,
sticky days in the middle of August
It was hot and stuffy in the classroom.
Visitors can expect hot and humid conditions.
the torrid heat of summer in Spain
on a sultry, summer evening
a dark, airless room
It was muggy and overcast.
uncomfortable or depressingAn oppressive sense of sadness weighed upon her.
She felt an overwhelming desire to laugh out loud.
his devastating criticism of the Prime Minister
They felt this would place intolerable pressure on them.
his overpowering manner
I was in terrible, unbearable pain.
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in the sense of airless
lacking fresh aira dark, airless room
in the sense of authoritarian
insisting on strict obedience to authorityThere was a coup to restore authoritarian rule.
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