Definitions for abject

Definitions for (adj) abject

Main entry: abject

Definition: showing humiliation or submissiveness

Usage: an abject apology

Main entry: abject, scummy, scurvy, low, low-down, miserable

Definition: of the most contemptible kind

Usage: 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

Main entry: abject

Definition: most unfortunate or miserable

Usage: the most abject slaves joined in the revolt; abject poverty

Main entry: abject, unhopeful

Definition: showing utter resignation or hopelessness

Usage: abject surrender

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