What does depressed mean?

Definitions for depressed
dɪˈprɛstde·pressed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word depressed.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. depressed, down(p)(adj)

    lower than previously

    "the market is depressed"; "prices are down"

  2. depressed(adj)

    flattened downward as if pressed from above or flattened along the dorsal and ventral surfaces

  3. gloomy, grim, blue, depressed, dispirited, down(p), downcast, downhearted, down in the mouth, low, low-spirited(adj)

    filled with melancholy and despondency

    "gloomy at the thought of what he had to face"; "gloomy predictions"; "a gloomy silence"; "took a grim view of the economy"; "the darkening mood"; "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"

Wiktionary

  1. depressed(Adjective)

    unhappy, and blaming oneself rather than others; despondent

  2. depressed(Adjective)

    Suffering from clinical depression.

  3. depressed(Adjective)

    Suffering damaging effects of economic recession.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Depressed

    of Depress

  2. Depressed(adj)

    pressed or forced down; lowed; sunk; dejected; dispirited; sad; humbled

  3. Depressed(adj)

    concave on the upper side; -- said of a leaf whose disk is lower than the border

  4. Depressed(adj)

    lying flat; -- said of a stem or leaf which lies close to the ground

  5. Depressed(adj)

    having the vertical diameter shorter than the horizontal or transverse; -- said of the bodies of animals, or of parts of the bodies

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'depressed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4175

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'depressed' in Adjectives Frequency: #760

How to pronounce depressed?

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How to say depressed in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of depressed in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of depressed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of depressed in a Sentence

  1. The Jamaican superstar:

    I called him and he asked me what I thought and I said I thought it was okay, maybe not a great bend, my coach said 'No, that was one of the worst races you've ever run. The bend was awful'... and he just went on until I was depressed.

  2. David Ayres:

    I just want everyone to know that just because you have a kidney transplant, or something like that, it's not the end of the world, i know a lot of people fall into a depressed state or so on. I fell into that too when I had my transplant, I thought 'no hockey, what am I going to go into', it was kind of a shock to me.

  3. Prashant Agarwal:

    Keeping yourself in constant progression cultivates your interest and passion, which thereby keeps you motivated and as a resultant, you work hard towards your desire. Though the real challenge is of keeping yourself motivated, which is truly judged when you face harsh times when you feel depressed and the results of your actions are unfavorable towards your desire. But if you endure such situation and manage to retain being motivated during such times then you come out to become more strong and valiant then ever before.

  4. Julia Margaret Cameron:

    When we are angry or depressed in our creativity, we have misplaced our power. We have allowed someone else to determine our worth, and then we are angry at being undervalued.

  5. Richard Goldstein:

    It is true that people can get depressed after loss, but there are very significant differences in the behaviors that we're talking about when someone's depressed after loss than what is seen in prolonged grief, one aspect of depression is withdrawing from attachment figures, whereas someone with pathological grief can ruminate and seeks more proximity with those that have died.

Images & Illustrations of depressed

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