1. 1〔圧迫する〕oppress;〔虐待する〕treat ((a person)) cruelly
    • 弱者を虐げる
    • oppress the weak
    • 虐げられた人々
    • the oppressed
    • 当時その工場では女工たちが虐げられていた
    • In those days the women workers were treated harshly at that factory.
  1. 2〔迫害する〕persecute
    • 明治維新まで日本のキリスト教徒は虐げられていた
    • Up to the Meiji Restoration, Japanese Christians were persecuted.