Synonyms of get someone down in English:

get someone down

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1‘sometimes I can laugh it off but inside it gets me down’


depress, make sad, sadden, make unhappy, cast down, make gloomy, make despondent, dispirit

break someone's spirit, dampen someone's spirit, dash someone's hopes, dishearten, demoralize, discourage, daunt, crush, shake, desolate, weigh down, weigh heavily on, hang over, oppress

upset, distress, grieve, haunt, harrow, cause suffering to, break someone's heart, make one's heart bleed, bring tears to one's eyes

informal give someone the blues, make someone fed up, knock the stuffing out of, knock for six, knock sideways


cheer someone up