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English definition of “depressing”

depressing

adjective     /dɪˈpres.ɪŋ/
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 watch ing the news on television tonight . [+ to infinitive] It's depressing to think that we've got five more years of this government !Saddening, shocking and upsetting
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