Definition of Abjection in English :

Define Abjection in English

Abjection meaning in English

Meaning of Abjection in English

Pronunciation of Abjection in English

Abjection pronunciation in English

Pronounce Abjection in English


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1. abasement, abjection, degradation

a low or downcast state

Example Sentences:
'each confession brought her into an attitude of abasement'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of abjection
an abject state or condition
2.  Botany
the projection of spores from a sporophore

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see synonyms of abjection
1. Extremely contemptible or degrading: abject cowardice. See Synonyms at base2.
2. Being of the most miserable kind; wretched: abject poverty; abject grief.
3. Thoroughgoing; complete. Used to modify pejorative nouns: an abject failure.
4. Extremely submissive or self-abasing: abject apologies.

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