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Abject (miserable; pitiful) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Barron's essential words for the GRE, which includes 800 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.
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Definition of the adjective abject
What does abject mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: more abject / most abject
- of the most contemptible kind
- most unfortunate or miserable
- examples: the most abject slaves joined in the revolt | abject poverty
- similar: unfortunate
- showing utter resignation or hopelessness
- showing humiliation or submissiveness
- example: an abject apology
- similar: submissive
Alternative definition of the adjective abject
- Sunk to a low condition; down in spirit or hope; degraded; servile; grovelling; despicable; as, abject posture, fortune, thoughts.
- [obsolete] Cast down; rejected; low-lying.
Definition of the adjective abject for high school students
- wretched, pitiful
- example: After losing all her money, falling into a puddle, and breaking her ankle, Eloise was abject.
The adjective abject is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.
Definition of the noun abject
What does abject mean as a name of something?
- [obsolete] A person in the lowest and most despicable condition; a castaway.
Definition of the verb abject
What does abject mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: abjected | abjecting | abjects
- [transitive] [obsolete] To cast off or down; hence, to abase; to degrade; to lower; to debase.
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comprising the twofold advantage of a philosophical and an alphabetical arrangement, with appropriate engravings by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
ABJECT. ABJURE. ABLAZE.
A new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)
by John Craig (F.G.S.)
Abject, ab'jekt, a. ( abjcctue ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3J8E1C3T1
The value of this 6-letter word is 17 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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