Predicate: depress

Roleset id: depress.01 , bring or bringing down (in mood or activity), blue, feeling down, sad, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

depress.01: DEPRESS-V NOTES: Do try to distinguish between agents and instruments, as this makes adifference for the so-called 'psych' verbs (of which this is one). (from depress.01-v) DEPRESSION-N NOTES: Based on frame for depress-v.01. Framed by Anwen March 2011 (from depression.01-n) DEPRESSING-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT. (from depressing.01-j) DEPRESSED-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT-1, depress-v.01. Corresponds to VNcls ammuse-31.1. (from depressed.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
depress (v.)
depression (n.)Medical_conditions
depressing (j.)
depressed (j.)Emotion_directed

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: causer of depression (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: entity getting depressed (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, if causer also present

Example: depress-v: all args

        John depressed Mary with his endless moaning about grad school.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: depressed
        Arg1: Mary
        Arg2: with his endless moaning about grad school

Example: depression-n: Arg1

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        The patient's depression worsened.

        Arg1: The patient's
        Rel: depression

Example: depression-n: with causer (kind of awkward)

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        The bad news' depression of the entire team was to blame for their poor game performance.

        Arg0: The bad news'
        Rel: depression
        Arg1: of the entire team

Example: depression-n: make less active

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        the economic depression of the previous decade

        Arg1: economic
        Rel: depression
        Argm-tmp: of the previous decade

Example: depressing-j

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Yeah but you re so depressing Haha . you re like i work sleep do studies& work and sleep & do studies Haha .

        Arg0: you
        Argm-ext: so
        Rel: depressing
        Argm-dis: Haha

Example: depressed-j: args 0, 1

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        I am depressed about my life and not being able to work..:

        Arg1: I
        Rel: depressed
        Arg0: about my life and not being able to work

Roleset id: depress.02 , bring down (stock prices), Source: , vncls: , framnet:

depress.02: DEPRESS-V NOTES: Frames file for 'depress' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entry 31.1, other framed members include comfort, convince encourage, interest, reassure, repel, scare, shock, spook, threaten and worry. Comparison with, gee, pick one. (from depress.02-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
depress (v.)
depression (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: causer of depression (agent or instrument)
        Arg1-PPT: stock
        Arg2-EXT: EXT
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point

Example: depress-v: it was inevitable

        However, the executive noted that slackening demand for new mortgages depressed new loan originations to $1 billion, 30% below the same period last year.

        Arg0: slackening demand for new mortgages
        Rel: depressed
        Arg1: new loan originations
        Arg4: to $1 billion, 30% below the same period last year

Example: depress-v: passive

        [London shares]-1 were depressed *trace*-1 initially by overnight losses in New York.

        Rel: depressed
        Arg1: *trace*
        Argm-tmp: initially
        Arg0: by overnight losses in New York

Example: depress-v: active

        The industry's chemical profits also declined because excess capacity has depressed prices.

        Arg0: excess capacity
        Rel: depressed
        Arg1: prices