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Definitions of depress:
  • verb:   lessen the activity or force of
    Example: "The rising inflation depressed the economy"
  • verb:   lower someone's spirits; make downhearted
    Example: "These news depressed her"
  • verb:   lower (prices or markets)
    Example: "The glut of oil depressed gas prices"
  • verb:   press down
    Example: "Depress the space key"
  • verb:   cause to drop or sink
    Example: "The lack of rain had depressed the water level in the reservoir"

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