Part of speech:
In low spirits; depressed; disheartened
Nearly hopeless; desperate:
Allowing no hope; causing despair
Of the color blue.
(Slang) Depressed, upset, distressed, annoyed, etc.
(Bot.) Flattened, as if from downward pressure
Full of or causing sorrow or sadness; mournful; melancholy
Having little relative height; not high or tall:
Causing or tending to cause sadness or gloom:
Of woeful appearance; looking sorrowful, mournful, or wretched
The state of being dejected; low spirits.
Depression of spirits from loss of hope, confidence, or courage; dejection.
Low spirits; dull, gloomy, listless feeling
Extreme, persistent sadness or hopelessness; depression. No longer in clinical use.
Characterized by or resulting from despair; hopeless:
Suffering or driven by great need or distress:
Sick at heart; extremely unhappy or despondent
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