Found 3 items, similar to Depression.
English → Indonesian
depresi, kegundahan, penindasan
English → English
n 1: a mental state characterized by a pessimistic sense of
inadequacy and a despondent lack of activity [ant: elation
2: a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and
low prices and low levels of trade and investment [syn: slump
3: a sunken or depressed geological formation [syn: natural depression
] [ant: natural elevation
4: sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy
5: a time period during the 1930s when there was a worldwide
economic depression and mass unemployment [syn: the Depression
, the Great Depression
6: an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation;
“a low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow”
, low pressure
7: a state of depression and anhedonia so severe as to require
clinical intervention [syn: depressive disorder
, clinical depression
8: a concavity in a surface produced by pressing; “he left the
impression of his fingers in the soft mud”
9: angular distance below the horizon (especially of a
10: pushing down; “depression of the space bar on the
English → English
, n. [L. depressio: cf. F.
1. The act of depressing.
2. The state of being depressed; a sinking.
3. A falling in of the surface; a sinking below its true
place; a cavity or hollow; as, roughness consists in
little protuberances and depressions.
4. Humiliation; abasement, as of pride.
5. Dejection; despondency; lowness.
In a great depression of spirit. --Baker.
6. Diminution, as of trade, etc.; inactivity; dullness.
7. (Astron.) The angular distance of a celestial object below
8. (Math.) The operation of reducing to a lower degree; --
said of equations.
9. (Surg.) A method of operating for cataract; couching. See
, v. t., 8.
Angle of depression
(Geod.), one which a descending line
makes with a horizontal plane.
Depression of the dewpoint
(Meteor.), the number of degrees
that the dew-point is lower than the actual temperature of
Depression of the pole
, its apparent sinking, as the
spectator goes toward the equator.
Depression of the visible horizon
. (Astron.) Same as Dip of the horizon
, under Dip
Syn: Abasement; reduction; sinking; fall; humiliation;