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Depress

De`press´
v. t.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.
[imp. & p. p. Depressed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Depressing.]
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.
a.1.Having the middle lower than the border; concave.
If the seal be depress or hollow.
- Hammond.
Verb1.depress - lower someone's spirits; make downhearted; "These news depressed her"; "The bad state of her child's health demoralizes her"
Antonyms:
elate, intoxicate, uplift, lift up, pick up - fill with high spirits; fill with optimism; "Music can uplift your spirits"
2.depress - lower (prices or markets); "The glut of oil depressed gas prices"
3.depress - cause to drop or sink; "The lack of rain had depressed the water level in the reservoir"
Synonyms: lower
4.depress - press down; "Depress the space key"
Synonyms: press down
5.depress - lessen the activity or force of; "The rising inflation depressed the economy"
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