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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A falling of the spirits.

Usage examples (22)
  • The best cure for worry, depression, melancholy, brooding, is to go deliberately forth and try to lift with one's sympathy the gloom of somebody else.
  • depression of the space bar on the typewriter
  • From 1930 to 1937 a spike in the use of the word "depression" is seen.
  • In common parlance the meaning of the term depression can range fro ... for more
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