feelings of severe despondency and dejection.
"self-doubt creeps in and that swiftly turns to depression"
a long and severe recession in an economy or market.
"the depression in the housing market"
synonyms: recession, slump, decline, downturn, standstill
(of a person) in a state of general unhappiness or despondency.
synonyms: sad, unhappy, miserable, gloomy, glum, melancholy, dejected, disconsolate, downhearted, downcast, down, despondent, dispirited, low, heavy-hearted, morose, dismal, desolate; More
(of a person) suffering from clinical depression.
(of a place or economic activity) suffering the damaging effects of a lack of demand or employment.
"depressed urban areas"
synonyms: weak, enervated, devitalized, impaired
Depression and being depressed, two things that mean the same thing, yet are different. One's a noun, the other's an adjective. Do we ever really know which one we experience ?
Marci isn't your typical 16 year old girl. She experiences so much, no one ever knows what really goes on with her. A new school year at Charlee High School doesn't help that either. But after being bullied continuously and countless suicide attempts, she meets someone. Someone who will change her life forever. Daniel McPatrick.