verb (used with object)
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Origin of deject
Words nearby deject
Example sentences from the Web for deject
Simulacra deorum immortalium depulsa sunt et statu veterum hominum deject.Dderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes|Ludwig Dderlein
And I alone, of all men “most deject and wretched,” survive them all.The Life of Florence Nightingale vol. 1 of 2|Edward Tyas Cook
Some names stimulate and encourage the owner; others deject and paralyze him: I am a melancholy instance of that truth.Kenelm Chillingly, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
For one, the worst event of this day, though it may deject, shall not break or subdue me.
I must deject you now and make you listen to me; there is not much more to hear.Look Back on Happiness|Knut Hamsun