serving to deprecate; deprecatory.
adjective 1. capable of depreciating or being depreciated in value. 2. capable of being depreciated for tax purposes. adjective 1. (US) able to be depreciated for tax deduction 2. liable to depreciation
verb (used with object), depreciated, depreciating. 1. to reduce the purchasing value of (money). 2. to lessen the value or price of. 3. to claim depreciation on (a property) for tax purposes. 4. to represent as of little value or merit; belittle. verb (used without object), depreciated, depreciating. 5. to decline in value. verb 1. […]
depreciatory [dih-pree-shee-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee, -pree-shuh-] /dɪˈpri ʃi əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i, -ˈpri ʃə-/ Word Origin adjective 1. tending to depreciate.
adjective 1. sad and gloomy; dejected; downcast. 2. pressed down, or situated lower than the general surface. 3. lowered in force, amount, etc. 4. undergoing economic hardship, especially poverty and unemployment. 5. being or measured below the standard or norm. 6. Botany, Zoology. flattened down; greater in width than in height. 7. Psychiatry. suffering from […]