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depressive Explained

depressive at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[dıp'resıv]

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

adj relating to or suffering from depression// --patients with depressive symptoms//
depressive 2 n [C] someone who suffers from depression//

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

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

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

adjective, noun
adjective connected with the medical condition of depression:
depressive illness
noun a person who is suffering from the medical condition of depression
see also MANIC-DEPRESSIVE

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

Depressive \De*press"ive\, a.
Able or tending to depress or cast down. --
{De*press"ive*ness}, n.

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

depressive
adj : causing or suggestive of sorrow or gloom; "a gloomy
outlook"; "gloomy news" [syn: {depressing}, {gloomy}, {saddening}]

depressive
n : someone suffering psychological depression

depressive at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From French dépressif or medieval Latin depressivus

Pronunciation

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

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Tending to produce depression; dispiriting; melancholy.
    1. Being depressed; dispirited; melancholic.

      Derived terms

      * depressively

  • depressiveness

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » dispiriting; melancholy
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|depressiu|m
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|dépressif|m
  • Ido: Inter: t- » io|depresiva

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|depressivo|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|depressivo|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|depresivo|m


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n
  • A person suffering from depression.

  • German

    Adjective

    Inter: head » de|adjective form
  • Inter: inflected form of » depressiv|lang=de

  • Italian

    Adjective

    depressive {{f}}
  • Feminine plural form of depressivo

    Anagrams

    * prevedessi

  • Category: Category:Italian adjective forms -
    Translation: et » depressive
    Translation: fr » depressive
    Translation: io » depressive
    Translation: hu » depressive
    Translation: my » depressive
    Translation: pl » depressive
    Translation: fi » depressive
    Translation: ta » depressive
    Translation: vi » depressive
    Translation: zh » depressive

    dépressive at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==French==

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Fr-dépressive-fr FR-Paris.ogg|Audio (Paris)

    Adjective

    dépressive {{f}}
  • Inter: feminine of » dépressif|lang=fr

  • Category: Category - :French adjective forms|depressive
    Translation: fr » dépressive