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抑圧, よくあつ

  • yokuatsu
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • check
  • restraint
  • oppression
  • suppression

Examples of 抑圧,よくあつ in a Sentence

From this point we go on to an even more detailed examination of the concept of repression.
人民抑圧した
The king imposed heavy taxes on the people.
He stood for those who were oppressed.
その暴動難なく抑圧された
The riot was suppressed without difficulty.
Ethnic minorities struggle against prejudice, poverty, and oppression.
The government tried to suppress all opposition parties.

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