"Yes, I feel a kind of oppression," she said in reply to the prince's question as to how she felt.
The oppression of minority peoples in our country is appalling.
Subordinate officers and rapacious governors of forts wield all the power of the state, and tyranny, oppression and anarchy reign over the whole country.
Nations and people groups under long-term oppression usually remain grossly underdeveloped.
In some of the following psalms there are still references to deeds of oppression and violence, but more generally Israel appears as happy under the law.