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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) depression

Synonyms: depression Definition: pushing down Usage: depression of the space bar on the typewriter

Hypernyms: push, pushing Definition: the act of applying force in order to move something away Usage: he gave the door a hard push; the pushing is good exercise

Synonyms: depression Definition: sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy

Hypernyms: sadness, unhappiness Definition: emotions experienced when not in a state of well-being

Synonyms: natural depression, depression Definition: a sunken or depressed geological formation

Hypernyms: geological formation, formation Definition: (geology) the geological features of the earth

Synonyms: depression Definition: angular distance below the horizon (especially of a celestial object)

Hypernyms: angular position Definition: relation by which any position with respect to any other position is established

Synonyms: depression, impression, imprint Definition: a concavity in a surface produced by pressing Usage: he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud

Hypernyms: incurvation, incurvature, concave shape, concavity Definition: a shape that curves or bends inward

Synonyms: depression, depressive disorder, clinical depression Definition: a state of depression and anhedonia so severe as to require clinical intervention

Hypernyms: affective disorder, emotional disorder, emotional disturbance, major affective disorder Definition: any mental disorder not caused by detectable organic abnormalities of the brain and in which a major disturbance of emotions is predominant

Synonyms: depression Definition: a mental state characterized by a pessimistic sense of inadequacy and a despondent lack of activity

Hypernyms: mental condition, mental state, psychological condition, psychological state Definition: (psychology) a mental condition in which the qualities of a state are relatively constant even though the state itself may be dynamic Usage: a manic state

Synonyms: slump, depression, economic crisis Definition: a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment

Hypernyms: crisis Definition: an unstable situation of extreme danger or difficulty Usage: they went bankrupt during the economic crisis

Hypernyms: economic condition Definition: the condition of the economy

Synonyms: low, depression Definition: an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation Usage: a low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow

Hypernyms: air mass Definition: a large body of air with uniform characteristics horizontally

Synonyms: Great Depression, Depression Definition: a period during the 1930s when there was a worldwide economic depression and mass unemployment

Hypernyms: historic period, age Definition: an era of history having some distinctive feature Usage: we live in a litigious age