verb (used with object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM depressde·press·i·ble, adjectivede·press·i·bil·i·ty, nouno·ver·de·press, verb (used with object)un·de·press·i·ble, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for depress
Incomplete and inaccurate data can not only depress campaign effectiveness but can also have detrimental impacts on an advertiser’s standing versus competitors.
As its core ride-hailing business remains depressed by the pandemic, Uber is making yet another big bet that food delivery will stay as a big part of its business.
Another problem for the proposed re-implementation of the expanded playoff, which went from 10 to 16 teams last year, is that some players fear it could depress free agency spending.MLB and players’ union at impasse over universal DH, expanded postseason in 2021|Des Bieler|January 26, 2021|Washington Post
Some beauty brand sales have been depressed by the pandemic, and particularly lipsticks, since it makes no sense to use lip color when your face is under a mask.Pinterest launches an AR-powered Try-on experience for eyeshadow|Sarah Perez|January 22, 2021|TechCrunch
The valuation of Airbnb soared to new heights in its debut in public markets, even while the pandemic kept revenues depressed.
When interest rates rise without an accompanying increase in demand, however, they directly depress demand and growth.Budget and Debt Ceiling Games Could Cost America $3 Trillion and 2.75 Million Jobs|Robert Shapiro|October 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is not enough for him to go negative and depress enthusiasm for Cucinnelli; he must find a way to actively energize Dems.
The new law, they say, would instead depress enthusiasm among the base, and hand Democrats millions of new voters.Culture Warriors Gearing Up for New Battle Against Immigration Reform|David Freedlander|January 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They were part of a vast left-wing media conspiracy to depress GOP turnout.Who’s Skewed Now? Beaten GOP Wakes Up to the Real America|Andrew Romano|November 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And lest we have too many facts to sort through, some evidence refutes the charge that voter-ID laws depress minority turnout.From Gore to Kennedy, Democrats Have Their Own Shady Voter ID Past|Matt Latimer|September 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The gunner's seat moved with the carriage, from which he could elevate or depress the muzzle by a lever.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
They cannot withhold dividends in order to depress the value of the property and buy its stock at a lower price.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
The explorer makes many discoveries—some that stimulate and surprise, some that puzzle and depress.The Leaven in a Great City|Lillian William Betts
The events of that season were well calculated to enthuse the Confederate and to depress the Federal force.Stone's River|Wilson J. Vance
Advance spark lever about half way and throttle lever about one-quarter way and depress starter pedal.Marvel Carbureter and Heat Control|Anonymous