(adjective, verb)


1. lower than previously

- the market is depressed

Similar word(s): low, down

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

Similar word(s): thin

3. filled with melancholy and despondency

- depressed by the loss of his job

Similar word(s): dejected, blue, dispirited, down, downcast, downhearted, gloomy, grim, low


1. simple past tense and past participle of depress