Depression

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Depression->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ lowering
lowering
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ depression
depression
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dip
dip
&c.(concavity) 252
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ abasement
abasement
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ detrusion
detrusion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ reduction
reduction
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ overthrow
overthrow
overset
overturn
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ upset
upset
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ prostration
prostration
subversion
precipitation
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bow
bow
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ courtesy
courtesy
curtsy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ genuflexion
genuflexion
genuflection
kowtow
obeisance
salaam
PARAG:Depression->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ depress
depress
lower
let down
take down
let down a peg
take down a peg
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ cast
cast
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ let drop
let drop
let fall
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ sink
sink
debase
bring low
abase
reduce
detrude
pitch
precipitate
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ overthrow
overthrow
overturn
overset
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ upset
upset
subvert
prostate
level
fell
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ cast down
cast down
take down
throw down
fling down
dash down
pull down
cut down
knock down
hew down
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ rase to the ground
rase to the ground
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ trample in the dust
trample in the dust
pull about one's ears
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ sit
sit
sit down
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ couch
couch
squat
crouch
stoop
bend
bow
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ courtesy
courtesy
curtsy
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bob
bob
duck
dip
kneel
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bend the knee
bend the knee
bow the knee
bend the head
bow the head
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ cower
cower
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ recline
recline
&c.(be horizontal) 213
PARAG:Depression->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ depressed
depressed
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ at a low ebb
at a low ebb
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ prostrate
prostrate
&c.(horizontal) 213
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ detrusive
detrusive

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