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depressing

adjective uk   /dɪˈpres.ɪŋ/ us  
B2 making you feel unhappy and without hope for the future: I find this weather so depressing. Her letter made depressing reading. [+ -ing verb] It was very depressing watching the news on television tonight. [+ to infinitive] It's depressing to think that we've got five more years of this government!
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