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synonyms for abjection

  • abasement
  • blahs
  • bleakness
  • bummer
  • cheerlessness
  • dejection
  • desolation
  • desperation
  • despondency
  • discouragement
  • dispiritedness
  • distress
  • dole
  • dolefulness
  • dolor
  • downheartedness
  • dreariness
  • dullness
  • dumps
  • ennui
  • gloom
  • gloominess
  • heavyheartedness
  • hopelessness
  • lowness
  • melancholia
  • melancholy
  • misery
  • mortification
  • qualm
  • sadness
  • sorrow
  • trouble
  • unhappiness
  • vapors
  • woefulness
  • worry
  • abjectness
  • blue funk
  • disconsolation
  • heaviness of heart
  • lugubriosity
  • the blues
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antonyms for abjection

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  • advantage
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • cheer
  • comfort
  • contentedness
  • contentment
  • encouragement
  • gladness
  • happiness
  • hopefulness
  • joy
  • liveliness
  • peace
  • pleasure
  • bulge
  • cheerfulness
  • convexity
  • hope
  • protuberance
  • recovery
  • surge
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    How to use abjection in a sentence

    There is no more abjection in the colonial status than in any other.
    ENGLAND, CANADA AND THE GREAT WARLOUIS-GEORGES DESJARDINS
    Abjection is not the result of the faithful discharge of duty, however trying the circumstances may be.
    ENGLAND, CANADA AND THE GREAT WARLOUIS-GEORGES DESJARDINS
    But even as she measures and exults in the abjection of herself, a voice whispers in her soul that this is not the way.
    BROWNING'S HEROINESETHEL COLBURN MAYNE
    Why, without her it would fall into a state of indolence and degradation, even of utter abjection.
    RAMBLES IN WOMANLANDMAX O'RELL
    Here the patience, the beauty, the abjection before the Devilish-Divine; there the defiance, the cult of the proud self.
    APPEARANCESGOLDSWORTHY LOWES DICKINSON
    For them supreme splendour found its effigy in extreme abjection.
    THE GLOW-WORM AND OTHER BEETLESJEAN HENRI FABRE
    There is in the young girl all the abjection of the cad and of the school-boy.
    BAUDELAIRE: HIS PROSE AND POETRYCHARLES BAUDELAIRE
    He wanted in that abjection to triumph over the entire East.
    HISTORIA AMORIS: A HISTORY OF LOVE, ANCIENT AND MODERNEDGAR SALTUS
    For in my abjection, I own I clutch at straws, miserably anxious for support.
    THE GATELESS BARRIERLUCAS MALET
    Unless thy law had been my meditation, I had then perhaps perished in my abjection.
    THE EXCELLENCE OF THE ROSARYM. J. FRINGS
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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