Sentence Examples


  • Is intended to prevent the king from collecting the money owing to him in an oppressive manner.
  • The tithe was an oppressive form of taxation, as were the various fees pp ?
  • Above sea-level, in which the heat is most oppressive at times and the nights are unpleasantly cold.
  • Being open to the south-west sea breezes, it is a favourite place of resort from the oppressive heat of HongKong.
  • From November to April there are usually constant dryness, a clear sky, and considerable, though by no means oppressive, heat.
 

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