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Meaning of "Oppress'd"

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The Tempest, Act 3, scene 3, 1611

Shakespeare, William. The Tempest. The Complete Works of Shakespeare. Jeremy Hylton, n.d.. Web. 20 March 2016.

In context, the word "oppress'd" (line 17) is BEST interpreted to mean

A

bludgeoned.

B

fatigued.

C

anxious.

D

uncomfortable.

E

subjugated.