But, everything else you did later was deeply shocking and depressing.
The enthusiasm among Democrats for Barack Obama has subsided under the depressing pall of events since 2009.
Dark, grim, and terrifying … Botticelli had crafted his Map of Hell with a depressing palate of reds, sepias, and browns.
depressing is really what Cuba has become—repression, bureaucracy, and crippling poverty.
As depressing as covering those war-ravaged nations must be, they might be even more depressed if they came back here.
Anything more lonesome and depressing it were impossible to conceive.
The sensitiveness of the race helped in rendering the gloom of disaster most depressing.
Ah, me, I know that the practical Miss West would dub my metaphysics a depressing and unhealthful exercise of my wits.
The world is blithe and gay—except for one depressing thought.
They cling to the labellum, and by depressing it open up the entrance to the flower.
early 14c., "put down by force," from Old French depresser, from Late Latin depressare, frequentative of Latin deprimere "press down," from de- "down" (see de-) + premere "to press" (see press (v.1)).
Meaning "push down physically" is from early 15c.; that of "deject, make gloomy" is from 1620s; economic sense of "lower in value" is from 1878. Related: Depressed; depressing.
depress de·press (dĭ-prěs')
To lower in spirits; deject.
To cause to drop or sink; lower.
To press down.
To lessen the activity or force of something.