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To make sad
“Thinking these dark thoughts doesn't depress me; in fact, I'm a happy person.”
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To diminish the price or value of
“A dearth of buyers has depressed prices.”
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To push steadily against with some force
“As the slide is pulled to the rear, depress the ejector at the right rear of the frame.”
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To press down
“Alcohol itself is a depressant, therefore combining it with a barbiturate can depress the nervous system to such an extent that it ceases functioning altogether.”
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To cause to fall intentionally or unintentionally
“… construction workers depressed the roadbed in order to make way for an overpass.”
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