OTHER WORDS FROM oppressorpre·op·pres·sor, nounself-op·pres·sor, noun
How to use oppressor in a sentence
Some, I knew, were already going off to plan the resistance against the American oppressors.
The U.S. left an injured blind man in the custody of his totalitarian oppressors, writes Kirsten Powers.
The U.S. Embassy staff left an injured blind man who is an enemy of the state in the custody of his totalitarian oppressors.
Horne said the Tucson ethnic-studies classes taught Mexican-Americans to view whites as their historic oppressors.Governor Brewer Throws Arizona Base a Bone by Signing Bible Law|Terry Greene Sterling|April 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When conservatives see themselves as defenders of liberty against oppression, Democrats are the enthusiastic oppressors.
But we must go from among our oppressors; it never can be done by staying among them.
If ignorance is useful to priests and to the oppressors of humanity, it is very fatal to society.Superstition In All Ages (1732)|Jean Meslier
In America you will be held up as the oppressors of mankind, and millions will daily pray for your signal and immediate defeat.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
Mazzini, blinded by his partisanship, saw only proof that Cavour's sympathies were more with the oppressors than the oppressed.The Life of Mazzini|Bolton King
At last it was resolved at a council of the Olmec chiefs to free themselves once for all from their oppressors.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 5|Hubert Howe Bancroft