Synonyms for depressed

Synonyms for (adjective) depressed

Synonyms: down, down in the mouth, downcast, downhearted, dispirited, depressed, low, low-spirited, grim, gloomy, blue

Definition: filled with melancholy and despondency

Usage: gloomy at the thought of what he had to face; gloomy predictions; a gloomy silence; took a grim view of the economy; the darkening mood; lonely and blue in a strange city; depressed by the loss of his job; a dispirited and resigned expression on her face; downcast after his defeat; feeling discouraged and downhearted

Similar words: dejected

Definition: affected or marked by low spirits

Usage: is dejected but trying to look cheerful


Synonyms: depressed, down

Definition: lower than previously

Usage: the market is depressed; prices are down

Similar words: low

Definition: less than normal in degree or intensity or amount

Usage: low prices; the reservoir is low


Synonyms: depressed

Definition: flattened downward as if pressed from above or flattened along the dorsal and ventral surfaces

Similar words: thin

Definition: of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section

Usage: thin wire; a thin chiffon blouse; a thin book; a thin layer of paint