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Synonyms for depressed
dɪˈprɛst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. depressed, down(p)(adj)

    lower than previously

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

    Antonyms:
    high, elated, thick

  2. depressed(adj)

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

    Synonyms:
    low, low-spirited, downhearted, blue, gloomy, down in the mouth, downcast, grim, down(p), dispirited

    Antonyms:
    thick, elated, high

  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"

    Antonyms:
    high, thick, elated

Wiktionary

  1. depressed(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    unhappy, despondent, miserable, melancholy, sad, gloomy

    Antonyms:
    cheerful

  2. depressed(adjective)

    unhappy, and blaming oneself rather than others; despondent

    Synonyms:
    gloomy, despondent, sad, melancholy, miserable, unhappy

    Antonyms:
    cheerful

  3. depressed(adjective)

    Suffering from clinical depression.

    Synonyms:
    gloomy, miserable, despondent, sad, unhappy, melancholy

    Antonyms:
    cheerful

  4. depressed(adjective)

    Suffering damaging effects of economic recession.

    Synonyms:
    sad, gloomy, unhappy, melancholy, miserable, despondent

    Antonyms:
    cheerful

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. depressed

    Synonyms:
    base, deep, degraded, dwarfed, inferior, low, mean, short, stunted

    Antonyms:
    elevated, eminent, exalted, high, lofty, noble, proud, steep, tall, towering, uplifted

Editors Contribution

  1. alamort

    in state of unhappiness

    i was alamort after my boyfriend left me.

    Submitted by ritakbhagat014 on April 19, 2020  
  2. morose

    morose means sad, grumpy.

    "the girl was depressed because the pool was closed."

    Submitted by JP03 on January 22, 2015  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. depressed(a)

    Synonyms:
    dejected, dispirited

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How to use depressed in a sentence?

  1. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen:

    It remains very depressed, housing starts below levels that seem consistent with underlying demographics.

  2. Jerome K. Jerome:

    The shy man does have some slight revenge upon society for the torture it inflicts upon him. He is able, to a certain extent, to communicate his misery. He frightens other people as much as they frighten him. He acts like a damper upon the whole room, and the most jovial spirits become, in his presence, depressed and nervous.

  3. Johnny Manziel:

    At the end of the day, when you’re left staring at the ceiling by yourself and you’re back in that depression and back in that hole, that dark hole of sitting in a room by yourself, being super depressed, thinking about all the mistakes you’ve made in your life. Where did that get me? Where did that get me beside out of the NFL? Where did that get me? Disgraced?

  4. Karla Ivankovich:

    Rather than address that, many will start arguments to avoid sex, they became anxious and depressed, which only exacerbates the inability to achieve or sustain an erection.

  5. Meryl Cook:

    There was a long period of time where I couldn't even put the news on, because I was so depressed. Now I'm paying more attention, my goal is to pick candidates and help them campaign.

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