What is the meaning of the word 'abject'

abject - wretched; lacking pride

Some sentence examples which use the word 'abject'

  • Cuba is an egalitarian society where nobody is either extremely wealthy or in abject poverty.
  • The abject apology given by Tim Holt, the Head of the GSS, was hardly necessary.
  • However, when my father returned to Sligo later in a professional capacity to conduct an election, that editor made an abject apology.
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