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depressed Explained

depressed at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


depressed at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

1 : a) very unhappy// --She felt lonely and depressed .// depressed about// --Don't get depressed about it.// --The divorce left him deeply depressed .// --I was depressed at the thought of all the hard work ahead.// b) suffering from a medical condition in which you are so unhappy that you cannot live a normal life// --patients who are clinically depressed //
2 an area, industry etc that is depressed does not have enough economic or business activity: --Britain's depressed housing market//
3 formal a depressed level or amount is lower than normal: --a depressed appetite//

depressed at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

133 Moby Thesaurus words for "depressed":
alveolar, alveolate, anguished, anxious, bad, badly off, blue,
bored, bowed-down, cast down, cheerless, couchant, crouched,
dashed, debased, dejected, dented, deprived, despairing,
despondent, desponding, dimpled, dire, disadvantaged, disconsolate,
discouraged, disgusted, disheartened, dispirited, donsie, doomful,
down, downcast, downhearted, downthrown, drooping, droopy,
engraved, evil-starred, fallen, fatal, faveolate, feeling low,
flat, fortuneless, funest, grim, hapless, heartless, honeycombed,
hypochondriac, hypochondriacal, ill off, ill-starred,
in adverse circumstances, in low spirits, in the depths,
in the doldrums, in the dumps, inauspicious, indented, joyless,
knee-high, knocked flat, laid low, languishing, low, low-built,
low-hung, low-level, low-leveled, low-lying, low-set, low-spirited,
low-statured, lowered, luckless, lugubrious, melancholy, nauseated,
nauseous, neap, notched, ominous, out of luck, pessimistic, pining,
pitted, planet-struck, pleasureless, pocked, pockmarked,
prey to malaise, prone, prostrate, recumbent, reduced, repelled,
revolted, runty, sad, short, short of luck, sickened, spiritless,
squat, squatty, star-crossed, stooped, stumpy, subdued, submerged,
suffering angst, suicidal, sunk, sunken, supine, unblessed,
underprivileged, uneasy, unelevated, unfortunate, unfulfilled,
ungratified, unhappy, unlucky, unprosperous, unprovidential,
unquiet, unsatisfied, weary of life, woebegone, world-weary

depressed at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Concavity): depressed, cup-shaped, concave, hollow, retreating, cavernous, porous, bell shaped, capsular, vaulted, arched.

[ADJ] (Depression): depressed, low, prostrate, horizontal, concave.

[ADJ] (Melancholy): cheerless, joyless, unhappy, melancholic, blue, depressed, sad, despondent, dismal, somber, dark, gloomy, lugubrious, funereal, mournful, lamentable, dreary, downcast, downhearted, down in the mouth.

[V] (a): be sullen, sulk, frown, glower, pout, have a hangdog look, be down in the dumps, be depressed.

[ADJ] (a): sullen, sulky, ill-tempered, moody, melancholic, depressed, depressive, splenetic, cross, blue.

depressed at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

1 very sad and without hope:
She felt very depressed about the future.
2 suffering from the medical condition of DEPRESSION
3 (of a place or an industry) without enough economic activity or employment:
an attempt to bring jobs to depressed areas
4 having a lower amount or level than usual:
depressed rates / prices

Depressed at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Depress \De*press"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Depressed}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Depressing}.] [L. depressus, p. p. of deprimere; de-
+ premere to press. See {Press}.]
1. To press down; to cause to sink; to let fall; to lower;
as, to depress the muzzle of a gun; to depress the eyes.
``With lips depressed.'' --Tennyson.

2. To bring down or humble; to abase, as pride.

3. To cast a gloom upon; to sadden; as, his spirits were

4. To lessen the activity of; to make dull; embarrass, as
trade, commerce, etc.

5. To lessen in price; to cause to decline in value; to
cheapen; to depreciate.

6. (Math.) To reduce (an equation) in a lower degree.

{To depress the pole} (Naut.), to cause the sidereal pole to
appear lower or nearer the horizon, as by sailing toward
the equator.

Syn: To sink; lower; abase; cast down; deject; humble;
degrade; dispirit; discourage.

Depressed \De*pressed"\, a.
1. Pressed or forced down; lowed; sunk; dejected; dispirited;
sad; humbled.

2. (Bot.)
(a) Concave on the upper side; -- said of a leaf whose
disk is lower than the border.
(b) Lying flat; -- said of a stem or leaf which lies close
to the ground.

3. (Zo["o]l.) Having the vertical diameter shorter than the
horizontal or transverse; -- said of the bodies of
animals, or of parts of the bodies.

depressed at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: lower than previously; "the market is depressed"; "prices
are down" [syn: {down(p)}]
2: flattened downward as if pressed from above or flattened
along the dorsal and ventral surfaces
3: low in spirits; "lonely and blue in a strange city";
"depressed by the loss of his job"; "a dispirited and
resigned expression on her face"; "downcast after his
defeat"; "feeling discouraged and downhearted" [syn: {blue},
{dispirited}, {down(p)}, {downcast}, {downhearted}, {down
in the mouth}, {low}, {low-spirited}]
4: having the central portion lower than the margin; "a
depressed pustule" [syn: {indented}]

depressed at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: a » US|UK Inter: IPA » /dɪˈprɛst/


  • Inter: past of » depress


    Inter: en-ad » j

  • unhappy, and blaming oneself rather than others; despondent
    1. Suffering from clinical depression.
    2. Suffering damaging effects of economic recession.

      Derived terms

      * depressedly

  • depressedness


    * despondent
  • gloomy
  • melancholy
  • miserable
  • sad
  • unhappy


    * cheerful


    Inter: trans-top » severely despondent and unhappy
  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|محبط
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|унил, Inter: t+ » bg|потиснат
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|deprimovaný
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|masentunut
  • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|deprimert

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|nieszczęśliwy
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|deprimat|m, Inter: t- » ro|nefericit|m, Inter: t- » ro|depresionat|m|n
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|gruamach
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|deprimido|m
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|deprimerad

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » suffering from clinical depression
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|депримиран
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|masentunut
    • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|deprimert

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|deprimat|m|n, Inter: t- » ro|depresionat|m|n
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|deprimerad

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » suffering damaging effects of economic recession
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|taantuma|alt=taantumassa

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|deprimerad

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » he: Inter: t- » he|מדוכא|tr=meduka (1,2)

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Inter: ttbc » gd: ciar, airtnealach, gruamach

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: de » depressed
    Translation: et » depressed
    Translation: es » depressed
    Translation: fa » depressed
    Translation: fr » depressed
    Translation: ko » depressed
    Translation: hr » depressed
    Translation: it » depressed
    Translation: kn » depressed
    Translation: hu » depressed
    Translation: mg » depressed
    Translation: my » depressed
    Translation: ja » depressed
    Translation: pl » depressed
    Category: simple:depressed -
    Translation: vi » depressed
    Translation: zh » depressed