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31st May 2017: Daily MCQs on Verbal Ability
RG
Mam, I think deflation would be exact antonym for elevation and not depression. Coz depression is used for sorrow, sadness, milancholy
Binati Sheth
5 months ago
See nice in English means precise... but we use it to mean good. Colloquial English and actual English oftentimes differ. While your premise isn’t wrong colloquially speaking, depression isn’t only about the feelings. It also means making a pit by pressing down on something (like depression of hand) or economic downturn brought on by bad policy decisions and what not (the Great Depression)... I hope you get what I’m trying to say. This is how cat gets us non native speakers btw. They’re (no pun intended) sneaky