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Definitions of abject:
  • adjective:   showing utter resignation or hopelessness
    Example: "Abject surrender"
  • adjective:   showing humiliation or submissiveness
    Example: "An abject apology"
  • adjective:   of the most contemptible kind
    Example: "Abject cowardice"
  • adjective:   most unfortunate or miserable
    Example: "The most abject slaves joined in the revolt"

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