Definitions for "Oppression"
That which oppresses; a hardship or injustice; cruelty; severity; tyranny.
A sense of heaviness or obstruction in the body or mind; depression; dullness; lassitude; as, an oppression of spirits; an oppression of the lungs.
How one individual or group is dominated by another, more powerful individual or group through physical, psychological, social or economic threats or force, and frequently by an ideology of dominance.
Keywords:  ravishment, rape
Ravishment; rape.
The condition of living without meaningful choices or prospects as a result of externally-imposed limitations on one's freedoms.
Minority shareholders are subject to the control of majority shareholders. If that control is exercised in such a way that the interests of minority shareholders are unfairly prejudiced the minority can apply to the court to impose a remedy against unfair prejudice under section 459 and Part XVII of the Companies Act 1985.
Two meanings: (Political) To unjustly inhibit a person's actions or desires.  (Enforcement) To inhibit with altruistic intent a person's actions or desires as an unavoidable consequence of enforcing the rules of society.
The first stage of a haunting where the invading entity attempts to gain access to the location or person targeted for victimization.
Keywords:  feeling
a feeling of being oppressed
Keywords:  act
The act of oppressing, or state of being oppressed.