- The act of casting away or down; the act of humbling or abasing; abasement.
- The state of being cast down or away; hence, a low state; meanness of spirit; baseness; groveling humility; abjectness.
- Rejection; expulsion.
- The act of bringing down or humbling.
- The state of being rejected or cast out.
- A low or downcast state; meanness of spirit; abasement; degradation.
- The act of dispersing or casting off <xref>spores</xref>.
- a low or downcast state