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One entry found for depress.
Main Entry: deˇpress
Pronunciation: di-primarystresspres
Function: verb
1 a : to press down b : to cause to sink to a lower position
2 : to lessen the activity or strength of
3 : SADDEN, DISCOURAGE
4 : to lessen in price or value : DEPRECIATE
- deˇpressˇible /-schwa-bschwal/ adjective
- deˇpressˇingˇly /-ieng-lemacron/ adverb

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