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Synonyms for dejected
dɪˈdʒɛk tɪdde·ject·ed

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  1. dejectedadjective

    Synonyms:
    disheartened, down in the mouth, despondent

  2. dejectedadjective

    Sad and dispirited.

    Synonyms:
    disheartened, down in the mouth, despondent

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dejected

    Synonyms:
    dispirited, gloomy, melancholy, desponding, depressed, downcast, low-spirited

    Antonyms:
    elated, inspirited, blithe, gay, cheerful

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dejectedadjective

    affected or marked by low spirits

    "is dejected but trying to look cheerful"

    Antonyms:
    jubilant, in high spirits, exulting, exhilarated, triumphant, gladdened, uplifted, prideful, sublime, elated, exultant, rejoicing, triumphal, high

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dejectedadjective

    Synonyms:
    disheartened, dispirited, discouraged, depressed, down-hearted, down-cast, despondent, cast down, chap-fallen, crest-fallen, down in the mouth

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#25291melancholy
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#80907dejected
#81752downcast
#84992disheartened
#88648despondent
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How to use dejected in a sentence?

  1. Henry Fielding:

    He that can heroically endure adversity will bear prosperity with equal greatness of the soul; for the mind that cannot be dejected by the former is not likely to be transported without the latter.

  2. Swetanjali Jha:

    It took me a while to convince her to eat because she felt too dejected to eat and too nauseous to chew, i explained how nutrition is important for the growth of the baby.

  3. Burt Ward:

    The studio said ‘[ABC] doesn’t want you to do it… We’ve got the hottest show on television, and we don’t want to dilute you doing something else, so you can’t do it,’ i was really dejected. I thought I should do this. So I called Larry and... I told him I wanted to do it so badly, but I can’t. He said, ‘Don’t worry about it. It’s a small movie.’ By the way, the name of the movie was ‘The Graduate.’ When they couldn’t get me, they got another young actor name Dustin Hoffman.

  4. Khaing Zin Thaw:

    I am sad and dejected, and I am frustrated as I can't do anything for my parents in jail.

  5. Henry Fielding:

    He that can heroically endure adversity will bear prosperity with equal greatest of the soul; for the mind that cannot be dejected by the former is not likely to be transported without the latter.


Translations for dejected

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  • قانط, بائس, أسوان, حزينArabic
  • deprimiert, entmutigt, mutlos, niedergeschlagenGerman
  • malhonoritaEsperanto
  • desanimado, abatido, desalentadoSpanish
  • abattu, découragé, dépriméFrench
  • ceannísealIrish
  • abbattuto, scoraggiatoItalian
  • מְדוּכָּאHebrew
  • 落胆した, 失意の, 忌まわしい, 消然Japanese
  • nedslåttNorwegian
  • удручённый, унылый, подавленный, мрачныйRussian
  • nedslagenSwedish
  • 垂头丧气Chinese

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