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abject
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Man And Superman
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  • You went to her and held the guilty secret over her head, leading her a life of abject terror and humiliation by threatening to tell on her.
  • Oh, I protest against this vile abjection of youth to age! look at fashionable society as you know it.
  • I meant well—I apologize—abjectly apologize.
  • Yet all his civilization is founded on his cowardice, on his abject tameness, which he calls his respectability.
  • He may be abject as a citizen; but he is dangerous as a fanatic.
  • [pleading abjectly] Don’t be hard on me, Hector.

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  • She grew up in abject poverty; though she didn’t know it.
  • an abject apology

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