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dejected

adjective uk   /dɪˈdʒek.tɪd/ us  
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
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Feeling sad and unhappyNot hopeful
dejection
noun [U] uk   /ən/ us  
Sadness and regret
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