deject

Definitions:

  • To lower the spirits of; dishearten.
  • Downcast; low-spirited; wretched; dejected.
  • To cast or throw down: direct downward.
  • To abate; lower; diminish in force or amount.
  • To depress the spirits of; dispirit; discourage; dishearten: now chiefly in the past participle used adjectively. See <internalXref urlencoded="dejected">dejected</internalXref>.
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> To sadden, make despondent, afflict, grieve.
  • Dejected.
  • To cast down.
  • To cast down the spirits of; to dispirit; to discourage; to dishearten.
  • Make <xref>sad</xref> or <xref>dispirited</xref>.
  • lower someone's spirits; make downhearted
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