As adjectives the difference between lugubrious and depressed
is that lugubrious
is gloomy, mournful or dismal, especially to an exaggerated degree while depressed
is unhappy, and blaming oneself rather than others; despondent.
As a verb depressed is
gloomy, mournful or dismal, especially to an exaggerated degree.
- The poor lighting and sparse maintenance, plus the rarefied traffic on its wide boulevards, made the effect of Pyongyang on the tourist distinctly lugubrious .
- His client's lugubrious expression tipped off the detective that something lurked beneath her optimistic words.
unhappy, and blaming oneself rather than others; despondent
Suffering from clinical depression.
Suffering damaging effects of economic recession.
* emo (qualifier)