Definition of 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". Synonyms: low, low-down, miserable, scummy, scurvy.
  • most unfortunate or miserable; "the most abject slaves joined in the revolt", "abject poverty".
  • showing utter resignation or hopelessness; "abject surrender". Synonyms: unhopeful.
  • showing humiliation or submissiveness; "an abject apology".

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