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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Restrictive of action;

Usage examples (31)
  • A repressive regime
  • He says the elections held by what he calls the repressive regime are absolutely unfair and not free.
  • They're all exiles, fleeing what they call a repressive regime determined to stay in power at any cost.
  • BINDRA: The international community is appealing to the king and his forces to stop what they call repressive measures. for more
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