Synonyms of repressive in English:

repressive


See definition of repressive

adjective

1‘a repressive military regime’

SYNONYMS

oppressive, authoritarian, despotic, tyrannical, tyrannous, dictatorial, fascist, autocratic, undemocratic, anti-democratic, totalitarian, dominating, coercive, draconian, iron-fisted, harsh, severe, strict, tough, cruel, brutal

undemocratic, illiberal

rare suppressive

ANTONYMS

democratic, liberal