Usage Examples for ABJECTLY

  1. It was, of course, the gentleness of power, although he did not realize that, for he was abjectly frightened; he never stopped to reassure himself by remembering that, after all, rave as she might, she was his! - "The Iron Woman" by Margaret Deland
  2. So merciful, I sometimes abjectly think, that they desire to be deceived, for our peace of mind. - "The Way of the Gods" by John Luther Long
  3. Miss Caroline had surrendered abjectly to it, in the belief- unrecking the mirror- that she could not be detected. - "The Boss of Little Arcady" by Harry Leon Wilson
  4. He wondered, abjectly, how many other self- satisfied young authors had sat where he sat and been played upon by that great puffing mass of pulp. - "The Whirligig of Time" by Wayland Wells Williams
  5. Never in all his life had Jack Kennard felt so abjectly wretched as he did then, so miserably helpless. - "The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel" by Baroness Orczy