Shift #785

to press down → to oppress

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme ezmišun
Meaning 1 to press, to wring, to squeeze
Direction
Meaning 2 to suppress, to conquer
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Comment (LezgRus 390)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme θλίβω
Meaning 1 to press, to jam, to squeeze, to compress
Direction
Meaning 2 to depress, to torment θλίβω τοῖς οἰκέταις
"to oppress the household"
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mongolian (Khalkha)
Lexeme 1 šaha-
Lexeme 2 šahamduula-
Meaning 1 to press, to squeeze нимбэг шахах
"to squeeze a lemon"
Direction
Meaning 2 to oppress ажилчын ардыг энэ мэтээр хавчин шахамдуулж буй
"In this way workers are oppressed"
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Comment БАМРС
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 davit'
Lexeme 2 podavljat'
Meaning 1 to press, to squeeze
Direction
Meaning 2 to make feel inferior Он меня подавляет своей эрудицией.
"His knowledge makes me feel inferior."
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Type Derivation
Language English
Lexeme 1 press
Lexeme 2 oppress
Meaning 1 to press to press two surfaces together; he pressed my hand
Direction
Meaning 2 to oppress
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme č̣äḳḳʷänä
Meaning 1 to press, to squeeze (juice)
Direction
Meaning 2 to oppress yädäbub afrika mängəst ṭəḳuroččən yəč̣äḳʷənal
"'The South African government oppresses Blacks' (Leslau 1973:870)"
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Comment K 2220
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Akkadian
Lexeme seʔû
Meaning 1 to press down (on something) [šumma ...] marti teseʔima mê marti la ūṣû
"‘if you (diviner) press down on the ... of the gall bladder and gall does not come out’"
Direction
Meaning 2 to put down (by military force), to oppress nakru dannu māta iseʔi
"‘a strong enemy will oppress the land’"
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Comment CAD S 229
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Yakut
Lexeme баттаа-
Meaning 1 to press, to wring, to squeeze
Direction
Meaning 2 to oppress, to offend ођону баттаама
"do not treat ill the child"
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Comment ЯРС 67.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme gnet
Meaning 1 to press down держать капусту под гнетом
"to put the cabbage under the press"
Direction
Meaning 2 press гнет эксплуататоров
"oppression of exploiters"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme gnon-sa
Meaning 1 to press, to wring, to tighten
Direction
Meaning 2 to oppress, to suppress, to tame
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Comment Рерих V, 102.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Erzya
Lexeme лепштямс
Meaning 1 to press, to tighten
Direction
Meaning 2 to depress
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Comment ЭрзРС 338
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme πιέζω
Meaning 1 to press, to tighten
Direction
Meaning 2 to oppress
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Type Derivation
Language Norwegian
Lexeme 1 trykke
Lexeme 2 undertrykke
Meaning 1 to press down trykke på de riktige knappene
"to press the right buttons"
Direction
Meaning 2 to oppress diktatoren undertrykte folket
"the dictator oppressed the people"
Reference BO
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Comment
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Danish
Lexeme 1 trykke
Lexeme 2 undertrykke
Meaning 1 to press down trykke på knappen
"to press the button"
Direction
Meaning 2 to oppress
Reference DDO
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Realization
Type Derivation
Language Swedish
Lexeme 1 trycka
Lexeme 2 undertrycka
Meaning 1 to press down trycka på knappen
"to press the button"
Direction
Meaning 2 to oppress ett undertryckt folk
"an oppressed people"
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