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oppress
used in
Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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oppress
Used in
Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • Gloomy and oppressive though the house was, it had been their one safe refuge; even, now that Kreacher was so much happier and friendlier, a kind of home.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Now revealed for the first time, it calls into question everything that his admirers believed of Dumble-dore: his supposed hatred of the Dark Arts, his opposition into the oppression of Muggles, even his devotion to his own family.  (not reviewed by editor)

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