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Definition of Depressing

Depressing
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 depressed. 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.

Meaning of Depressing from wikipedia

- commonly referred to as simply depression, including: Dysthymia Major depressive disorder Depression (kinesiology), an anatomical term of motion, refers...
- Major depressive disorder (MDD), also known simply as depression, is a mental disorder characterized by at least two w****s of low mood that is present...
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- disorder if there has been at least one manic episode, with or without depressive episodes, and as bipolar II disorder if there has been at least one hypomanic...
- A tongue depressor (sometimes called spatula) is a tool used in medical practice to depress the tongue to allow for examination of the mouth and throat...
- personality disorder with depressive features. Originally included in the American Psychiatric ****ociation's DSM-II, depressive personality disorder was...
- Mixed anxiety–depressive disorder (MADD) is a diagnostic category defining patients who have both anxiety and depressive symptoms of limited and equal...
- The depressor anguli oris (triangularis) is a facial muscle ****ociated with frowning. It originates from the mandible and inserts into the angle of the...
- people. Depressed mood is a symptom of some mood disorders such as major depressive disorder or dysthymia; it is a normal temporary reaction to life events...
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