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oppressed

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  • adjdowntrodden
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Synonyms for oppressed

adj downtrodden
  • abused
  • destitute
  • distressed
  • enslaved
  • exploited
  • helpless
  • persecuted
  • burdened
  • maltreated
  • mistreated
  • suppressed
  • tormented
  • tyrannized
  • a slave to
  • abject
  • at one's feet
  • at one's mercy
  • have-not
  • subservient
  • under one's thumb
  • underfoot

More words related to oppressed

aggrieved

adjective. very distressed
  • afflicted
  • depressed
  • disturbed
  • grieving
  • harmed
  • hurt
  • injured
  • oppressed
  • pained
  • peeved
  • persecuted
  • saddened
  • unhappy
  • woeful
  • wronged

broken

adjective. mentally defeated

despairing

adjective. upset, despondent

downcast

adjective. depressed, unhappy

downtrodden

adjective. afflicted, abused

exploited

adjective. used
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