|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
|1.||to lower in spirits; make gloomy; deject|
|2.||to weaken or lower the force, vigour, or energy of|
|3.||to lower prices of (securities or a security market)|
|4.||to press or push down|
|5.||to lower the pitch of (a musical sound)|
|6.||obsolete to suppress or subjugate|
|[C14: from Old French depresser, from Latin dēprimere from |
depress de·press (dĭ-prěs')
To lower in spirits; deject.
To cause to drop or sink; lower.
To press down.
To lessen the activity or force of something.