dejectedly


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Related to dejectedly: quarrelsome, ostentatiously, distinctly, sporadically

de·ject·ed

 (dĭ-jĕk′tĭd)
adj.
Being in low spirits; depressed. See Synonyms at depressed.

de·ject′ed·ly adv.
de·ject′ed·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.dejectedly - in a dejected manner; "when she came back Sophie and Esther were sitting dejectedly in the kitchen"
Translations
بِكَآبَه
sklíčeně
fortabtmodløstnedslået
búsan
dapurlega
keder içinde

dejectedly

[dɪˈdʒektɪdlɪ] ADV [sit, gaze] → con desánimo, desalentado; [say] → con tono de abatimiento

dejectedly

[dɪˈdʒɛktɪdli] adv (= miserably) → d'un air découragé

dejectedly

[dɪˈdʒɛktɪdlɪ] adv (say, talk) → con tono abbattuto; (move, act) → con aria abbattuta

dejected

(diˈdʒektid) adjective
gloomy or miserable. He looked rather dejected.
deˈjectedly adverb
deˈjection (-ʃən) noun
References in classic literature ?
I am a poor stick and that will never really happen to me," he mused dejectedly, and then a patient smile lit up his features.
Come friends"; and dejectedly they retraced their steps.
Shelby had gone on her visit, and Eliza stood in the verandah, rather dejectedly looking after the retreating carriage, when a hand was laid on her shoulder.
But, when his nephew, leaning an elbow on the table, covered his eyes thoughtfully and dejectedly with his hand, the fine mask looked at him sideways with a stronger concentration of keenness, closeness, and dislike, than was comportable with its wearer's assumption of indifference.
At first I was startled by so abrupt a departure, and almost feared I had displeased her; but when I looked into the street, and saw how dejectedly she got into the chaise, and drove away without looking up, I understood her better and did not do her that injustice.
Joe offered no answer, poor fellow, but stood feeling his whisker and looking dejectedly at me, as if he thought it really might have been a better speculation.
Raoul walked away, dejectedly, to the graveyard in which the church stood and was indeed alone among the tombs, reading the inscriptions; but, when he turned behind the apse, he was suddenly struck by the dazzling note of the flowers that straggled over the white ground.
Put it back," I said, ashamed to have surprised Mary's pretty secret, and I left the house dejectedly, with a profound conviction that the little nursery governess had hooked on to me again.
He did not weep nor groan any more, but his long face was quite solemn and his big ears hung dejectedly on each side of it.
He came back dejectedly to the woman, who still called him Michael as she petted him.
Anne had cried herself out and was sitting dejectedly by the window.
The poor baron bore it all as long as he could, and when he could bear it no longer lost his appetite and his spirits, and sat himself gloomily and dejectedly down.