[n] pushing down; "depression of the space bar on the typewriter"
[n] sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy
[n] a sunken or depressed geological formation
[n] a time period during the 1930s when there was a worldwide economic depression and mass unemployment
[n] angular distance below the horizon (especially of a celestial object)
[n] a concavity in a surface produced by pressing; "he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud"
[n] a state of depression and anhedonia so severe as to require clinical intervention
[n] a mental state characterized by a pessimistic sense of inadequacy and a despondent lack of activity
[n] a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment
[n] an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation; "a low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow"
depression Poems and Poetry
clinical depression, depressive disorder, economic crisis, impression, imprint, low, low pressure, natural depression, slump, the Depression, the Great Depression
elation, elevation, natural elevation
affective disorder, agitated depression, air mass, anaclitic depression, angular position, basin, bed, blue funk, blues, bottom, channel, chap, click, concave shape, concavity, crack, cranny, crater, crease, crevice, crinkle, cyclone, deep, dejection, demoralisation, demoralization, dent, despondence, despondency, dimple, dip, disconsolateness, droop, dysphoria, dysthymia, dysthymic depression, economic condition, emotional disorder, emotional disturbance, endogenous depression, exogenous depression, financial condition, fissure, formation, funk, furrow, geological formation, geology, Great Depression, groove, heartsickness, helplessness, hole, hollow, incision, incurvation, incurvature, line, low spirits, lowland, major affective disorder, major depressive episode, megrims, melancholia, melancholy, mental state, mouse click, neurotic depression, oceanic abyss, oppression, oppressiveness, period, period of time, prick, psychological state, psychotic depression, push, pushing, reactive depression, retarded depression, sadness, sag, scratch, seam, sinkhole, slit, slough of despond, swallow hole, time period, trench, trough, unhappiness, vale, valley, wrinkle