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English definition of “depressed”

depressed

adjective uk   /dɪˈprest/ us  

depressed adjective (SAD)

B1 unhappy and without hope: He seemed a bit depressed about his work situation. She became deeply depressed when her husband died.Feeling sad and unhappy

depressed adjective (REDUCED)

C2 not having enough money, jobs, or business activity: In a depressed market, it's difficult to sell goods unless you lower your prices. an economically depressed areaEconomics and the state of the economy
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