how to pronounce oppressor


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oppressor is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… the oppressed and the oppressor and you …”

meanings of oppressor


  1. Someone who oppresses another or others.

oppressor frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word oppressor occurs in english on average 0.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics oppressor can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that oppressor can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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