Redresser vs Represser - What's the difference?

redresser | represser |


As nouns the difference between redresser and represser

is that redresser is one who grants or achieves redress while represser is one who, or that which, represses.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

redresser

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who grants or achieves redress.
  • * Edgar Allan Poe, The Cask of Amontillado
  • A wrong is unredressed when retribution overtakes its redresser .
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    represser

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who, or that which, represses.
  • (Webster 1913)