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abject

Ab`ject´   Pronunciation: ăb`jĕkt´
a.1.Cast down; low-lying.
From the safe shore their floating carcasses
And broken chariot wheels; so thick bestrown
Abject and lost lay these, covering the flood.
- Milton.
2.Degraded; servile; groveling; despicable; as, abject posture, fortune, thoughts.
And banish hence these abject, lowly dreams.
- Shak.
3.Sunk to a low condition; down in spirit or hope; miserable; - of persons.
4.Humiliating; degrading; wretched; - of situations; as, abject poverty.
v. t.1.To cast off or down; hence, to abase; to degrade; to lower; to debase.
n.1.A person in the lowest and most despicable condition; a castaway.
Shall these abjects, these victims, these outcasts, know any thing of pleasure?
- I. Taylor.
Adj.1.abject - of the most contemptible kind; "abject cowardice"; "a low stunt to pull"; "a low-down sneak"; "his miserable treatment of his family"; "You miserable skunk!"; "a scummy rabble"; "a scurvy trick"
2.abject - most unfortunate or miserable; "the most abject slaves joined in the revolt"; "abject poverty"
3.abject - showing utter resignation or hopelessness; "abject surrender"
Synonyms: unhopeful, resigned
4.abject - showing humiliation or submissiveness; "an abject apology"
abominable, accepting, acquiescent, agreeable, apologetic, arrant, assenting, atrocious, backscratching, beggarly, bootlicking, cheesy, complaisant, compliable, compliant, complying, consenting, contemptible, contrite, cowering, crawling, cringing, crouching, crummy, debased, degraded, depraved, despicable, dirty, disgusting, execrable, fawning, flagrant, flattering, footlicking, foul, fulsome, grave, gross, groveling, hangdog, heinous, humble, humble-minded, humble-spirited, humbled, humblehearted, ingratiating, little, low, low-down, lumpen, mangy, mealymouthed, measly, meek, meek-minded, meek-spirited, meekhearted, melted, miserable, monstrous, nefarious, nondissenting, nonresistant, nonresisting, nonresistive, obedient, obeisant, obnoxious, obsequious, odious, on bended knee, paltry, parasitic, passive, penitent, penitential, penitentiary, petty, poky, poor, poor in spirit, prostrate, rank, repentant, reptilian, resigned, scabby, scrubby, scruffy, scummy, scurvy, servile, shabby, sheepish, shoddy, small, sniveling, softened, sponging, squalid, submissive, subservient, supine, sycophantic, timeserving, toadeating, toadying, toadyish, touched, truckling, unassertive, uncomplaining, underfoot, unmentionable, unresistant, unresisting, vile
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