opresor
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opresor(
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preh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (overbearing)
a. oppressive
Estos niños estuvieron sometidos a una educación opresora que no les permitió expresarse.These children were submitted to an oppressive upbringing which did not allow them to express themselves.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
2. (person who oppresses)
a. oppressor
Miles de personas se manifestaron contra los opresores en el gobierno que estaban recortando su libertad.Thousands of people protested against the oppressors in the government who were restricting their freedoms.
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opresor
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. oppressive
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. oppressor
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opresora opresora
adjective
oppressive
oppressor
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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