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  • nounmisery, hardship
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Synonyms for oppression

noun misery, hardship
  • abuse
  • brutality
  • coercion
  • cruelty
  • despotism
  • dictatorship
  • domination
  • injustice
  • maltreatment
  • persecution
  • suffering
  • autocracy
  • calamity
  • compulsion
  • conquering
  • control
  • fascism
  • force
  • hardness
  • harshness
  • injury
  • severity
  • subjection
  • torment
  • abusiveness
  • forcibleness
  • iron hand
  • martial law
  • overthrowing
  • subduing
  • tyrrany

Antonyms for oppression

  • help
  • kindness
  • niceness
  • blessing
  • democracy
  • happiness
  • joy
  • powerlessness
  • weakness
  • cheer
  • delight
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