ab·jec·tion /æbˈʤɛkʃən/ 名詞
1. The act of bringing down or humbling. “The abjection of the king and his realm.”
2. The state of being rejected or cast out. [R.]
An abjection from the beatific regions where God, and his angels and saints, dwell forever. --Jer. Taylor.
3. A low or downcast state; meanness of spirit; abasement; degradation.
That this should be termed baseness, abjection of mind, or servility, is it credible? --Hooker.
n : a low or downcast state; "each confession brought her into
an attitude of abasement"- H.L.Menchken [syn: abasement,