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subjugate

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depress

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to do a wrong to; treat unjustly

to make sad or gloomy

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come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority

cause to suffer

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I give it you if you really wished to avenge the weak and oppressed against the oppressor.
The laws of changeless justice bind Oppressor with oppressed; And close as sin and suffering joined We march to fate abreast.
Together with his secret lover - the daughter of vampire king Viktor - Lucian raises an army worthy of taking on their bloodsucking oppressors, beginning a centuries-long conflict.
Let us look at how the victims of the past have become the oppressors of the present.
Movahedi-Kermani said, "If the entire Arabian Peninsula will rise up and shout slogans against those oppressors, then their fate will resemble the fate of Islamic Iran [referring to the overthrow of the Shah], in which the oppressors were annihilated and their criminal acts came to an end.
KARACHI -- Amir Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Siraj ul Haq has said there is no ethnic or linguistic issue in the country and the real issue is of oppressors and oppressed.
It is said that those who don't support the oppressed are in fact oppressors.
Welsh subsidising English oppressors SIR - I note with interest recent events regarding the additional PS1.
of the women in who have against greater oppressors Some of them were from places like Iraq and Iran and I told them then that I thought Glasgow (in fact anywhere in Scotland) was a great place for a teenage girl to start a new life.
He said that those Iranians who want to promote negotiations and surrender to the oppressors and blame the Islamic Republic as a wrongdoer, are committing treason in reality.
Imran Khan said there should not any division on basis of Sindh, Punjab, Pakhtun and Baloch, but only on oppressed and oppressors.
In its historical existence, Macedonians have gone through many exoduses, pogroms and immigrations but for the first time the reason for this are not wars and oppressors.
is the result of an unjust order that engenders violence in the oppressors, which in turn dehumanizes the oppressed" (p.
The film portrays how the couple were part of the fight for freedom from South African white apartheid oppressors.
We salute the youth who are today taking a stance of pride in the face of oppressors and tyrants.