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Adjective: dejected  di'jek-tid
  1. Affected or marked by low spirits
    "is dejected but trying to look cheerful"
Verb: deject  di'jekt
  1. Lower someone's spirits; make downhearted
    "The news dejected her";
    - depress, cast down, get down, dismay, dispirit, demoralize, demoralise [Brit]

See also: amort [archaic], blue, chapfallen, chopfallen, crestfallen, deflated, depressed, dispirited, distressed, down, down in the mouth, downcast, downhearted, dysphoric, gloomy, glum, grim, lonely, lonesome, low, low-spirited, unhappy

Type of: discourage, frustrate

Antonym: elated

Encyclopedia: Dejected

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