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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A decrease in price or value; A communication that belittles somebody or something; Decrease in value of an asset due to obsolescence or use.

Usage examples (35)
  • Don't sell yourself short. Conquer the crime of self-depreciation. Concentrate on your assets. You're better than you think you are.
  • depreciation of the dollar against the yen
  • Self-depreciation is just the other side of the coin.
  • Residual value matters because depreciation is the largest single cost of owning a car. for more
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