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Meaning of DEJECTED

Pronunciation:  di'jektid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  affected or marked by low spirits; "is dejected but trying to look cheerful"
 

DEJECTED is a 8 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: amort, blue, chapfallen, chopfallen, crestfallen, deflated, depressed, dispirited, down in the mouth, down(p), downcast, downhearted, gloomy, glum, lonely, lonesome, long-faced, low, low-spirited
 
 Antonyms: elated
 
 See Also: distressed, dysphoric, unhappy

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\De*ject"ed\, a.
Cast down; afflicted; low-spirited; sad; as, a dejected look
or countenance. -- {De*ject"ed*ly}, adv. --
{De*ject"ed*ness}, n.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: beetle-browed, black, black-browed, blue, bowed-down, cast down, crestfallen, dark, dashed, depressed, despairing, despondent, desponding, disconsolate, discouraged, disheartened, dispirited, dour, down, downcast, downhearted, drooping, droopy, dumpish, feeling low, forlorn, frowning, gloomy, glowering, glum, grim, grum, heartbroken, heartless, hypochondriac, hypochondriacal, in low spirits, in the depths, in the doldrums, in the dumps, languishing, low, lowering, low-spirited, melancholy, miserable, moodish, moody, mopey, moping, mopish, morose, mumpish, pessimistic, pining, sad, scowling, sorrowful, spiritless, subdued, suicidal, sulky, sullen, surly, unhappy, weary of life, woebegone, world-weary
 

 

 

 

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