What does depressing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. depressing, cheerless, uncheerfuladjective

    causing sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy

    "the economic outlook is depressing"; "something cheerless about the room"; "a moody and uncheerful person"; "an uncheerful place"

Wiktionary

  1. depressingadjective

    Causing depression or sadness.

    The television news was depressing, so rather than start crying I turned it off.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Depressing

    of Depress

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of depressing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of depressing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of depressing in a Sentence

  1. George Moore:

    Nothing is more depressing than the conviction that one is not a hero.

  2. Adam Sandler:

    I think the distance between those two things was good. It let me look at it differently and allowed it to be funny. I think if had happened before, The Wedding Singer would have been one seriously depressing movie.

  3. Cecelia Perry:

    It was really depressing -- you couldn't eat, you couldn't think of nothing else'cause our life had just come to a standstill.

  4. Ada Hegerberg:

    It was tough at so many camps. I have been broken mentally, it has been a deeply depressing feeling. I had nightmares after being with the national team, you shouldn't have things like that. If you want to get anywhere in life you have to make choices.

  5. Colleague Jim Swift:

    As a former staffer myself, this must be a really depressing job. Ideally, young people go to work in Congress because they want to make a difference.

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