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depression

US [dɪˈpreʃ(ə)n]
UK [dɪ'preʃ(ə)n]
  • n.抑郁;沮丧;洼地;抑郁症
  • Web忧郁症;萧条;消沉
Plural Form:depressions  
depression
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n.
1.
[u]
抑郁症;精神忧郁a medical condition in which a person feels very sad and anxious and often has physical symptoms such as being unable to sleep, etc.
clinical depression
临床抑郁症
She suffered from severe depression after losing her job.
她失业后患了严重的抑郁症。
2.
[u][c]
抑郁;沮丧;消沉the state of feeling very sad and without hope
There was a feeling of gloom and depression in the office when the news of the job cuts was announced.
裁员消息宣布时办公室里一片忧郁和沮丧的气氛。
3.
[c][u]
萧条期;(经济)衰退;不景气a period when there is little economic activity and many people are poor or without jobs
The country was in the grip of (an) economic depression.
当时国家处于经济萧条期。
the great Depression of the 1930s
20 世纪 30 年代的经济大萧条
4.
[c]
洼地;凹地;坑a part of a surface that is lower than the parts around it
Rainwater collects in shallow depressions on the ground.
雨水积在地上的浅坑里。
5.
[c]
低气压;气压降低a weather condition in which the pressure of the air becomes lower, often causing rain

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