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Dejection

noun

1) A casting down; depression.

2) The act of humbling or abasing one's self.

3) Lowness of spirits occasioned by grief or misfortune; mental depression; melancholy.

4) A low condition; weakness; inability.

5) The discharge of excrement.

6) Faeces; excrement.

Example Sentences for

Dejection

1) Crossing his lawn I saw that his front door was still open and he was leaning against a table in the hall, heavy with Dejection or sleep. ‘Nothing happened,she said wanly.
2) Crossing his lawn I saw that his front door was still open and he was leaning against a table in the hall, heavy with Dejection or sleep. ‘Nothing happened,she said wanly.
3) It would not be likely to produce that Dejection of mind which frequently attended him.
4) It would not be likely to produce that Dejection of mind which frequently attended him.