Learn how to say Oppress correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word oppress:
1keep (someone) in subjection and hardship, especially by the unjust exercise of authority:
a system which oppressed working people
cause distress or anxiety to:
he was oppressed by some secret worry
2 Heraldryanother term for debruise.
late Middle English: from Old French oppresser, from medieval Latin oppressare, from Latin oppress- ‘pressed against’, from the verb opprimere