Textual thesaurus for "depression"

(noun) natural depression

a sunken or depressed geological formation

(noun) impression, imprint

a concavity in a surface produced by pressing

he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud

(noun) depressive disorder, clinical depression

a state of depression and anhedonia so severe as to require clinical intervention

(noun) slump, economic crisis

a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment

(noun) low

an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation

a low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow

(noun) Great Depression, Depression

a period during the 1930s when there was a worldwide economic depression and mass unemployment