depress


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for depress

Synonyms for depress

to make sad or gloomy

to cause to descend

to become or make less in price or value

Synonyms for depress

lower (prices or markets)

cause to drop or sink

Synonyms

Related Words

press down

Synonyms

Related Words

lessen the activity or force of

Related Words

References in classic literature ?
In a few days practically all the students and teachers had left for their homes, and this served to depress my spirits even more.
I told her she would find the nice things of London without the horrid streets that depress one so.
Fred Vincy, we have seen, had a debt on his mind, and though no such immaterial burthen could depress that buoyant-hearted young gentleman for many hours together, there were circumstances connected with this debt which made the thought of it unusually importunate.
Not only does she maliciously depress me by walking past on ordinary days, but I have discovered that every Thursday from two to three she stands afar off, gazing hopelessly at the romantic post-office where she and he shall meet no more.
My headache was no better, and the surgeon paused from his work long enough to give me a powerful drug that would depress the heart and bring relief.
Nothing ever seemed to put Captain Jim out or depress him in any way.