Definition of abjectly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈæbdʒektli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈæbdʒektli//
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  1. 1in a way that is terrible and allows you no hope or pride abjectly poor/miserable The government has abjectly failed to read the mood of the nation.
  2. 2in a way that shows no pride or respect for yourself He apologized abjectly.