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Definition of Abject


  1. Cast down; low-lying.
  2. Sunk to a law condition; down in spirit or hope; degraded; servile; groveling; despicable; as, abject posture, fortune, thoughts.
  3. To cast off or down; hence, to abase; to degrade; to lower; to debase.
  4. A person in the lowest and most despicable condition; a castaway.
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Abject Translations

abject in Dutch is verachtelijk, nietswaardig
abject in Italian is miserabile, sprezzante, infame
abject in Norwegian is ynke
abject in Spanish is abyecto, vil, cuitado, despreciable