English to Afrikaans Meaning :: downtrodden

Downtrodden :
vertrapte
- vertrapte
 

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Adjective(1) oppressed or treated badly by people in power.

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(1) The school caters to the needs of Muslim children with special emphasis on the downtrodden members of the community.(2) They only had need because they were downtrodden , and were only allowed to behave that way because they've never been shown a better way.(3) What a breathtakingly practical way of helping a downtrodden group get going after decades of oppression.(4) The downtrodden majority stay downtrodden because there are no opportunities for them to exploit.(5) You've already done your part for the oppressed and downtrodden demons of the world.(6) Helping the poor and the downtrodden is a precept that has come down as a tradition well-remembered on Baisakhi day.(7) He said his black clothing symbolized the world's downtrodden people.(8) Urdu is a downtrodden language for our nation, surprisingly so because it is the national language of our country.(9) Do you think the downtrodden and the disadvantaged got rights just by asking the wealthy and powerful really nicely?(10) I must have looked desperate and downtrodden because she agreed to be party to the duplicity.(11) He had great compassion for those who were poor and those who were ill and those who were needy and downtrodden .(12) It must have displayed the compassion you carry for the downtrodden and the victims.(13) In the fight for change, the most oppressed and downtrodden come to the forefront.(14) It's hard to see how some of the ideas could help the poor, exploited and downtrodden .(15) Only the most optimistic would believe it at the first time of hearing; the more downtrodden cynics took longer to convince.(16) He was portrayed as the savior of the downtrodden and of the victimized heroine, and is the most renowned of all Tamil stars for his screen fights.
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(1) downtrod ::
downtrod
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Adjective
4. repressed ::
onderdruk
11. disadvantaged ::
benadeelde
12. underprivileged ::
minderbevoorregte
13. powerless ::
magteloos
14. helpless ::
hulpeloos
15. abused ::
misbruik
Different Forms
downtrodden
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