Examples of depressing in a Sentence
This rainy weather is depressing.
He paints a depressing picture of modern life.
Recent Examples of depressing from the Web
Sunderland's decision to 'release' Chris Coleman and number two Kit Symons on Sunday afternoon, in the eyes of many, rounded off one of, if not the most depressing campaign in the most fitting way.
Marley and Me Avengers infinity war Two of the most depressing movies in this world — aka sandman (@MylesGAS) April 27, 2018 Disbelief and grief cloaked us like sweat.
Nearly 3 million children are missing some or all classes in Venezuela, according to a study by universities, in a depressing knock-on from a deepening economic crisis that could cause long-lasting damage to the South American country.
Yet these do not encompass the most depressing finding of the study.
Yee also gives us a nondescript administrator’s office, all the more depressing for the efforts that Ricky has clearly made to dress it up.
As far as final performances go, this one is pretty great — which makes Camila's departure all the more depressing!
The period of time that unfolded afterwards was pretty depressing.
The most depressing take on tech came from SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk, a late-breaking addition to the SXSW schedule.
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DEPRESSING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of depressing for English Language Learners
: causing someone to feel sad or without hope : causing depression
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