how to pronounce oppressed


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The above transcription of oppressed is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

oppressed is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of oppressed in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and the Green oppressed but apparently …”

meanings of oppressed


  1. Subject to oppression.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of oppress.

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