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abjectly

See definition of abjectly on Dictionary.com
  • as inhumbly
  • as inobsequiously

synonyms for abjectly

  • apologetically
  • meanly
  • ingloriously
  • obscurely
  • poorly
  • simply
  • submissively

antonyms for abjectly

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  • boastfully
  • haughtily
  • proudly
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    How to use abjectly in a sentence

    The critics were fulsome in their praise and the public was lavish with its plaudits, but I was abjectly miserable.
    THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
    And Thyrsis, in great distress of soul, explained that he did not mean it that way—he apologized abjectly for his obstinacy.
    LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
    Invitations to the place even for a couple of days,—for twenty-four hours,—had been begged for abjectly.
    THE PRIME MINISTERANTHONY TROLLOPE
    He laid one fat hand upon the shoulder of the young poor priest who kneeled before him, abjectly.
    ROBERT ANNYS: POOR PRIESTANNIE NATHAN MEYER
    Such sentiments as you have expressed, properly conveyed to them, would make yours abjectly half the bourgeois of France!
    MYSTERIOUS MR. SABINE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
    This boy was abjectly terrified and had to be calmed several times during questioning.
    INDIRECTIONEVERETT B. COLE
    There never was a more absolute king than Viggo, nor one more abjectly courted and admired.
    BOYHOOD IN NORWAYHJALMAR HJORTH BOYESEN
    To his intense humiliation he found himself abjectly appealing to the senior member of the firm of Thomlinson & Shields.
    CORPORAL CAMERONRALPH CONNOR
    Abjectly he confessed the situation, which had in it enough material for a scandal to set the town wagging for a month.
    RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
    In a moment Emperor dropped to the ground, and crouched abjectly at her feet, breathing heavily and trembling in every limb.
    THE SORROWS OF SATANMARIE CORELLI
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    WORDS RELATED TO ABJECTLY

    • abjectly
    • apologetically
    • ingloriously
    • meanly
    • obscurely
    • poorly
    • simply
    • submissively
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