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dejected

adjective     /dɪˈdʒek.tɪd/
unhappy, disappointed, or without hope: She looked a bit dejected when she was told that she hadn't got the job.Feeling sad and unhappyNot hopeful dejectedly     /-li/ adverb Feeling sad and unhappyNot hopeful dejection     /ən/ noun [U] Sadness and regret
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