deject definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To lower the spirits of; dishearten.
    • To cast straight down.
    • To cast down the spirits of; to dispirit; to discourage; to dishearten.
  • verb:
    • Make sad or dispirited.
    • lower somebody's spirits; make downhearted
  • adjective:
    • Dejected.
  • others:
    • To cast or throw down: direct downward.
    • To abate; reduced; diminish in force or quantity.
    • To depress the spirits of; dispirit; discourage; dishearten: now chiefly previously participle utilized adjectively. See dejected.
    • Synonyms To sadden, make despondent, afflict, grieve.
    • Downcast; low-spirited; wretched; dejected.

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