|1.||low in spirits; downcast; despondent|
|2.||lower than the surrounding surface|
|3.||pressed down or flattened|
|4.||Also: distressed characterized by relative economic hardship, such as unemployment: a depressed area|
|5.||lowered in force, intensity, or amount|
|6.||(of plant parts) flattened as though pressed from above|
|7.||zoology flattened from top to bottom: the depressed bill of the spoonbill|
depressed de·pressed (dĭ-prěst')
Lower in amount, degree, or position.
Sunk below the surrounding area.
Flattened along the dorsal and ventral surfaces.
Low in spirits; dejected.
Suffering from psychological depression.