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depress

verb /diˈpres/
to make sad or gloomy
deprimir, desanimar, abatir
I am always depressed by wet weather.
to make less active
reducir, disminuir
This drug depresses the action of the heart.
depressed adjective sad or unhappy
deprimido, desanimado, abatido
The news made me very depressed.
made less active
paralizado
the depressed state of the stock market.
depressing adjective tending to make one sad or gloomy
deprimente
What a depressing piece of news!
depression /-ʃən/ noun a state of sadness and low spirits
depresión
She was treated by the doctor for depression.
lack of activity in trade
depresión, recesión, crisis
the depression of the 1930s.
an area of low pressure in the atmosphere
depresión atmosférica
The bad weather is caused by a depression over the Atlantic.
a hollow.
depresión
(Definition of depress from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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