how to pronounce depressant

/dɪˈpɹɛs.ənt/

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depressant is pronounced in three syllables

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dɪpɹɛsənt

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An example use of depressant in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… chemical that produces a depressant pain …”

meanings of depressant

noun:

  1. A pharmacological substance which decreases neuronal or physiological activity.
  2. An agent that inhibits the flotation of a mineral or minerals.

adjective:

  1. Reducing functional or nervous activity.

words that rhyme with depressant

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