Definitions for abjectness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ab•jectˈæb dʒɛkt, æbˈdʒɛkt(adj.)

  1. utterly hopeless or wretched:

    abject poverty.

  2. contemptible; despicable:

    an abject coward.

  3. servile; submissive; slavish.

Origin of abject:

1400–50; late ME < L abjectus, ptp. of abicere, abjicere to hurl, throw down, debase =ab-ab-+-jicere, comb. form of jacere to throw



  1. abjectness(Noun)

    The state of being abject; abasement; meanness; servility.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abjectness(noun)

    the state of being abject; abasement; meanness; servility


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