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Synonyms of depressed in English:


  • 1 he turned to whisky because he felt lonely and depressed
    [Antonyms] cheerful
  • 2 there is a relationship between crime and a depressed economy
    [Antonyms] strong
  • 3 he snapped up property at depressed prices
    [Antonyms] inflated
  • 4 a depressed Lancashire cotton town
    poverty-stricken, poor, destitute, disadvantaged, deprived, needy, distressed;
    down at heel, run down, seedy, shabby
    informal slummy
    [Antonyms] prosperous
  • 5 a depressed fracture of the skull
    [Antonyms] raised
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