how to pronounce oppression


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The above transcription of oppression 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.

oppression is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of oppression in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… against the oppression by tyrants …”

meanings of oppression


  1. The act of oppressing, or the state of being oppressed.
  2. The exercise of authority or power in a burdensome, cruel, or unjust manner.
  3. A feeling of being oppressed.

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