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tending to cause sadness or low spirits

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causing sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy

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The tiny entry area in this Seattle house was depressingly cramped.
Depressingly, he didn't fit the criteria for NHS funding, unlike another patient we met - nine-year-old Abigail.
The BMA should be putting patients first - not playing politics - Prime Minister Theresa May It is extraordinary, if depressingly predictable, that Tony Blair now tries to claim that there is no need to accept the result of the referendum supported by his party, which delivered a bigger popular vote for leaving the EU than that won by any government in history - Brexit Minister David Davis.
I'm not 21, I'm not 31 or 41, so I think as far as that's concerned that will probably be the biggest challenge" - Actress Lesley Joseph, who at is the oldest contestant in Strictly "It is extraordinary, if depressingly predictable, that Tony Blair now tries to claim that there is no need to accept the result of the referendum supported by his party, which delivered a bigger popular vote for leaving the EU than that won by any government in history" - Brexit Minister David Davis.
THIS look at the rise and fall of one of America's most-feared - and misunderstood - black power groups proves to be both absorbing and depressingly timely.
Depressingly, she's joined by Pierce Brosnan, offering hard proof of how cold it is out there post-James Bond.
She told Radio Times magazine: "I'm astonished at the freedom with which a depressingly large number of men feel they can just say what they want and write the most hideously misogynistic stuff about women."
Threatening violence unless the law makes them above it is a depressingly immature grasp of democracy.
Even more depressingly, the long-term rate is steadily growing.
Summary: With the "development" this week that the Arab League is willing to modify their 2002 peace initiative, it becomes depressingly clear once again that this whole, tragic issue is seen by outsiders as little more than a video game.
"These vested interests always complain with depressingly predictable outrage about every change to a system which is failing" - Chancellor George Osborne defends the benefits reforms.
DAVID JAMES kicked off life in the Championship with a depressingly familiar defeat.
Depressingly bland US comedy, despite the best attempts of Keaton and Lynch with Bledel struggling to find work while coming to realise her best pal loves her...
The much-hyped series (stop showing so many trailers!) is an 'insight' into the lives of a depressingly mundane family, without the voyeuristic entertainment value of shows like Big Brother.
The result was depressingly predictable as goals from Christopher Samba and Roque Santa Cruz arrived in the first half.