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1. depressing

adjective. ['dɪˈprɛsɪŋ'] causing sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy.

Synonyms

  • dismal
  • disconsolate
  • uncheerful
  • cheerfulness
  • grim
  • sunniness
  • drab
  • melancholy
  • cheerless
  • joyless
  • gloomy
  • sunshine
  • sombre
  • unhappy
  • drear
  • blue
  • cheer
  • dreary
  • sorry
  • somber
  • dark

Antonyms

  • joyous
  • cheerful
  • uncheerfulness
  • clean

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Rhymes with Depressing

  • transgressing
  • progressing
  • expressing
  • distressing
  • compressing
  • suppressing
  • repressing
  • redressing
  • reassessing
  • professing
  • impressing
  • digressing
  • confessing
  • coalescing
  • acquiescing
  • stressing
  • recessing
  • possessing
  • oppressing
  • obsessing
  • addressing
  • dressing
  • caressing
  • blessing
  • blaesing
  • assessing
  • messing
  • lessing
  • hessing
  • guessing

Sentences with depressing


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Pull the ashtray out of the dashboard by depressing the button on the inside lip of the ashtray.

2. Adjective
Moody cabinet colors will not make your kitchen look dark and depressing.

Quotes about depressing


1. There is something uniquely depressing about the fact that the National Portrait Gallery's version of the Barack Obama 'Hope' poster previously belonged to a pair of lobbyists. Depressing because Mr. Obama's Washington was not supposed to be the lobbyists' Washington, the place we learned to despise during the last administration.
- Thomas Frank

2. What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter - a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue.
- Henri Matisse

3. I never understand when people say, 'School days are the best of your life.' So it's all downhill from 16? How depressing.
- Marsha Thomason

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