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oppressive

US [əˈpresɪv]
UK [ə'presɪv]
  • adj.压迫的;压制的;高压的;闷热的
  • Web沉重的;压制性的;压抑
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adj.
1.
压迫的;压制的;高压的treating people in a cruel and unfair way and not giving them the same freedom, rights, etc. as other people
oppressive laws
对部分人的压制性法律
an oppressive regime
残暴的政权
2.
闷热的;令人窒息的extremely hot and unpleasant and lacking fresh air
oppressive heat
难熬的酷暑
3.
令人苦恼的;令人焦虑的making you feel unhappy and anxious
an oppressive relationship
令人苦恼的关系

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