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English definition of “depress”

depress

verb [T]     /dɪˈpres/
MAKE UNHAPPY to make someone feel very unhappy , especially about the future : This place really depresses me.Making people sad, shocked and upset
REDUCE to reduce the value or level of something, especially in business : Competition between stores has depressed prices .Value and price decreases
(Definition of depress verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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