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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abjectly, resignedlyadverb

    in a hopeless resigned manner

    "she shrugged her shoulders abjectly"


  1. abjectlyadverb

    With great shame, desperately; in an abject fashion.

    I abjectly apologise for the damage I have done.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Abjectlyadverb

    In an abject manner, meanly, basely, servilely, contemptibly.

    Etymology: from abject.


  1. abjectly

    Abjectly is an adverb that describes something done in an extremely bad, low, or degrading manner. It often refers to a situation or condition that is hopeless, miserable or humiliating. It also pertains to behaviour that is completely without pride or dignity, expressing utter despair or surrender.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abjectlyadverb

    meanly; servilely

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abjectly in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abjectly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of abjectly in a Sentence

  1. Chris Christie:

    My grandfather was gone, and my grandmother had to take three buses every day to go to work and my mother had to raise her two younger siblings, and they were abjectly poor.

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