Meaning of ABJECT in English

ABJECT

adj. 1 miserable, wretched. 2 degraded, self-abasing, humble. 3 despicable. abjectly adv. abjectness n.

[ ME f. L abjectus past part. of abicere (as AB-, jacere throw) ]

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