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deject englannista suomeksi

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  1. Verbi

  2. Substantiivi

deject englanniksi

  1. Make sad or dispirited.

  2. 1743, (w), ''The Pleasant, and Surprizing Adventures of Mr. Robert Drury, during his Fifteen Years Captivity on the Island of Madagascar'', London, p. 73,

  3. (..) the Thoughts of my Friends, and native Country, and the Improbability of ever seeing them again, made me very melancholy; and dejected me to that Degree, that sometimes I could not forbear indulging my Grief in private, and bursting out into a Flood of Tears.
  4. 1933 Arthur Melville Jordan: ''Educational Psychology'' (page 60)

  5. On the other hand, there is nothing which dejects school children quite so much as failure.
  6. To cast downward.

  7. 1642, (w), ''(w)'', Cambridge: John Williams, Book 5, Chapter 1, p. 358,

  8. (..) sometimes she dejects her eyes in a seeming civility; and many mistake in her a cunning for a modest look.
  9. (quote-book)

  10. To debase or humble.

  11. One who is lowly or abject.

  12. A product.