oppresser etymology

French word oppresser comes from French -er (Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.), Latin oppressus

Detailed word origin of oppresser

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-er French (fra) Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.
oppressus Latin (lat)
oppresser French (fra) (transitive) to oppress. (transitive) to squeeze so as to prevent breathing.

Words with the same origin as oppresser

Descendants of -er
avaler calmer collier dégueulasse dépenser embrasser filmer fonction garder habiller journée nuit partager placer profiter raisonnable regard risque règlement régler réglé suicider tarder taré tester