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adjective depressing pronunciation in British English /dɪˈpresɪŋ/

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  1. something that is depressing makes you feel very unhappy and disappointed
    It’s depressing to think anyone wants to read this kind of rubbish.
    We had a week of dull depressing weather.
    find something depressing: I don’t watch the news because I find it too depressing.

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a depressingly dull day


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