depressing


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Wikipedia.
References in classic literature ?
This depressed and depressing frame of mind had lasted until the eventful day dawned on which Rebecca was to arrive.
The gaieties of Paris (quite incomprehensibly to herself as well as to everyone about her) had a depressing effect on her spirits.
Berna, "when the healthy people were made sad by negative thoughts and depressing music, we found that their brains processed pain more emotionally, which lead to them finding the pain more unpleasant.