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Engelsk navneord: depression

1. depression (om tilstand) a mental state characterized by a pessimistic sense of inadequacy and a despondent lack of activity

Mindre specifikke termermental condition, mental state, psychological condition, psychological state

Mere specifikke termerblue devils, blue funk, blues, dejection, funk, low spirits, megrims, melancholia, melancholy, slough of despond, vapors, vapours

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)elation

2. depression (om tilstand) a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)economic crisis, slump

Mindre specifikke termercrisis, economic condition

Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerGreat Depression

3. depression (om ting) a sunken or depressed geological formation

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)natural depression

Mindre specifikke termerformation, geological formation

Mere specifikke termerbasin, bed, bottom, crater, deep, hole, hollow, lowland, oceanic abyss, sink, sinkhole, swallow hole, trench, trough, vale, valley

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)natural elevation, elevation

4. depression (om fornemmelse) sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy

Mindre specifikke termersadness, unhappiness

Mere specifikke termerdemoralisation, demoralization, despondence, despondency, disconsolateness, dysphoria, heartsickness, helplessness, oppression, oppressiveness

5. Depression (om tid) a period during the 1930s when there was a worldwide economic depression and mass unemployment

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Great Depression

Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerage, historic period

6. depression (om tilstand) an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)low

Mindre specifikke termerair mass

Omfatter disse overordnede termercyclone

7. depression (om tilstand) a state of depression and anhedonia so severe as to require clinical intervention

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)clinical depression, depressive disorder

Mindre specifikke termeraffective disorder, emotional disorder, emotional disturbance, major affective disorder

Mere specifikke termeragitated depression, anaclitic depression, dysthymia, dysthymic depression, endogenous depression, exogenous depression, major depressive episode, neurotic depression, psychotic depression, reactive depression, retarded depression

8. depression (om form) a concavity in a surface produced by pressing

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)impression, imprint

Mindre specifikke termerconcave shape, concavity, incurvation, incurvature

Mere specifikke termerchannel, chap, crack, cranny, crease, crevice, crinkle, dent, dimple, dimple, dip, droop, fissure, furrow, groove, incision, line, prick, sag, scratch, seam, slit, wrinkle

9. depression angular distance below the horizon (especially of a celestial object)

Mindre specifikke termerangular position

10. depression (om handling) pushing down

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDepression of the space bar on the typewriter.

Mindre specifikke termerpush, pushing

Mere specifikke termerclick, mouse click

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