Sentence Examples


  • The people are oppressed and poor.
  • 12 1917) as to the liberation of the " oppressed " peoples of Austria.
  • He was good-natured when not crossed, generous to dependents who made themselves useful to him, and indefatigable in defending the cause of those who were oppressed by the systems with which he was at war.
  • They were long greatly oppressed by the Dutch government, and in 1740 they were massacred to the number of 12,000.
  • It was not difficult to revolt the oppressed population by the promise of deliverance from their yoke.