What is another word for dejection?

1842 synonyms found


[ dɪd͡ʒˈɛkʃən], [ dɪd‍ʒˈɛkʃən], [ d_ɪ_dʒ_ˈɛ_k_ʃ_ə_n]

Semantically related words: depression, depressive symptoms, depressive disorder, depressive disorder symptoms, depression symptoms, signs of depression, signs of depression in adults, depression symptoms in adults, depression signs and symptoms

Related questions:

  • What is dejection?
  • How to stop dejection?
  • How to deal with dejection?

    Synonyms for Dejection:

    How to use "Dejection" in context?

    Depression is a mood disorder characterised by low moods and a loss of interest or pleasure in activities that used to be enjoyed. A person with depression may also have feelings of inadequacy and guilt, weight gain or weight loss, irritability, restlessness, and problems concentrating.Depression is one of the most common mental disorders, affecting about 20% of adults in any given year. It is more common in women than men, and often starts in late adolescence or early adulthood. Depression can persist for months, years, or even a lifetime.

    Word of the Day

    bring to a screeching halt.