Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “abject” en inglés

See all translations

abject

adjective uk   /ˈæb.dʒekt/ formal us  

abject adjective (EXTREME)

abject misery, poverty, failure, etc. the state of being extremely unhappy, poor, unsuccessful, etc.: They live in abject poverty. This policy has turned out to be an abject failure.

abject adjective (NOT PROUD)

showing no pride or respect for yourself: an abject apology He is almost abject in his respect for his boss.
abjectly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Traducciones de “abject”
en español abyecto, Abeyecto…
en francés misérable…
en alemán erbärmlich…
en chino (tradicionál) 極度的…
en ruso жалкий, презренный, униженный…
en turco ezik, mahcup, pişman…
en chino (simplificado) 极度的…
en polaco uniżony…
(Definition of abject from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de abject
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “abject” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

white Christmas

a Christmas when it snows

Palabra del día

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Aprende más 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Aprende más