1. depressive

noun. ['dɪˈprɛsɪv'] someone suffering psychological depression.


  • melancholiac
  • sick person
  • sufferer
  • melancholic

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Words that Rhyme with Depressive

  • unimpressive
  • progressive
  • expressive
  • successive
  • repressive
  • regressive
  • impressive
  • recessive
  • possessive
  • oppressive
  • obsessive
  • excessive
  • aggressive

Example sentences of the word depressive

1. Adjective
According to Mental, poor hygiene can be a red flag for major depressive disorder 3.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Research in Current Neuropharmacology published in 2015 noted a connection between depressive symptoms, mood irregularities and calorie restriction.

Quotes containing the word depressive

1. The cynic sees only cynicism, the depressive can taint creation with one glance
- Anna Funder

2. manic-depressive

adjective. suffering from a disorder characterized by alternating mania and depression.


  • reasonable

3. manic-depressive

noun. a person afflicted with manic-depressive illness.


  • diseased person
  • sufferer


  • wise
  • of sound mind
  • in their right minds