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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 Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. dejected

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

    Antonyms:
    elated, inspirited, blithe, gay, cheerful

Princeton's WordNet2.3 / 4 votes

  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 Synonymes4.0 / 2 votes

  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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#12913depressed
#25291melancholy
#28701gloomy
#80907dejected
#81752downcast
#84992disheartened
#88648despondent
#147160dispirited

How to use dejected in a sentence?

  1. Richard Daugherty:

    And you think, 'aw, you know, what have I done wrong?' You almost feel dejected that you aren't needed anymore.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Samuel Hoffenstein:

    When you're away, I'm restless, lonely, wretched, bored, dejected only here's the rub, my darling dear, I feel the same when you're near.

  5. Ade Olayinka:

    It's shocking how common my story is, i called the Board of Elections, even after I had bought my ticket, just to see if they would be able to send it to me on time. The woman I spoke to sounded so tired, and so dejected. They're all just so overwhelmed.


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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