depressed

Definition

  • adjective: feeling sad
  • adjective: low in spirits
  • synonyms: lowed, sunk, dejected

Examples

  • I've been feeling a little 'depressed' [=(informally) 'down', 'blue'] lately.

  • The new drug is being tested on a group of severely 'depressed' patients.

  • The rainy weather had her feeling lonely and 'depressed'.

Movie clips

Movie quotes

  • (..) It's so nice to spend my birthday surrounded by so many smiling faces. I was almost too depressed to come today. I realized I let my childhood slip away. come on, everybody! We're gonna be late for Manny's birthday! (..)
    2010 TvShow: Modern Family Title: Manny Get Your Gun Season: 2 Episode 8
  • (..) -Ay! Cam! Anybody hurt? I am. I was almost too depressed to come today. I realized I let my childhood slip away. Look at Luke there... Making one big straw out of three. Never change, Luke. (..)
    2010 TvShow: Modern Family Title: Manny Get Your Gun Season: 2 Episode 8
  • (..) You're having sex? -No. Um, college is good I think college and... use protection like we talked about. -Okay. Is dad depressed? Why do you ask that? The pills, they have dad's name on them. Dad's been struggling with depression for years. I didn't know that. Money is not life’s report card. He’s depressed about money? Being successful doesn't mean anything in and of itself it just means you're successful. Yeah, but then you're successful. But it doesn't mean you're happy. But he's not happy. (..)
    2017 Lady Bird