Example sentences for: depressing

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

  • Some contrarian economists argue that forcing up savings is likely to slow the economy, depressing investment rather than sparking it.

  • The LAT lead story focuses on Kiriyenko's depressing announcement Friday that Russia's debts have reached 44 percent of gross domestic product.

  • This depressing fact has already prompted a welcome cri de coeur from Slate contributor Michael Hirschorn in the newest Brill's Content , where he points out how odd it is that in the wasteland that is the upper reaches of the cable box, there's no room for true international stars like David Beckham, Ronaldo, or Davor Suker.

  • I don't know which is more depressing: the fact that some people's faith is so weak they seek scientific approval of their beliefs, or the fact that they believe a supposedly all-knowing, all-powerful God would choose to reveal himself through some inconsequential abnormality.

  • The primary surplus would be even larger than it is if the economy were not depressed, depressing tax receipts too.


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