Example sentences for: depress

How can you use “depress” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Paul agrees that such a rise in national savings might have some tendency to depress the economy, along lines of Keynes' multiplier model.

  • The Saudis could single-handedly depress the market by flooding it with oil, as they did in 1986 in order to discipline recalcitrant OPEC members.

  • Higher payroll taxes may depress personal saving to the extent that households have less disposable income to save.

  • The statutory protections set forth in the H-2A program, and the provision of legal representation to H-2A workers to enforce these rights, thus were intended to accomplish two purposes: to protect foreign workers from exploitation, and to ensure that the employment of such workers would not depress the wages and working conditions of U.S. workers.

  • Although human biochemists can depress activity more than 10 5-fold in Fhit [ 35, 36] and Hint [ 30] with a single active-site His mutation, hens apparently continued to peck at the sequence of Hint, altering all four of the absolutely conserved His residues.

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