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Definition of depressing adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

    

depressing

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//dɪˈpresɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪˈpresɪŋ//
 
Unhappiness
 
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making you feel very sad and without enthusiasm a depressing sight/thought/experience Looking for a job these days can be very depressing. See related entries: UnhappinessExtra examples I find politics infinitely depressing: none of the parties appeal to me. We found it a deeply depressing experience. He found the whole visit a depressing experience. The problem seems to recur with depressing regularity.
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