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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Showing low spirits; disheartened.

Usage examples (36)
  • Never elated when one man's oppress'd; Never dejected while another's bless'd.
  • Is dejected but trying to look cheerful
  • President Clinton is described as "dejected" by the turn of events
  • • Captain 'dejected' after team fall short of snatching a draw guardian., Wednesday 11 March 2009 08.44 GMT for more
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