dejectedly

All Adverb
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  • He never could do anything with his left hand, he told himself dejectedly. Cited from Miss Billy Married, by Eleanor H. Porter
  • Weary had sat down and his head was dropped dejectedly into his hands. Cited from The Lonesome Trail and Other Stories, by B. M. Bower
  • He remained silent, sitting with one arm thrown dejectedly across the back of the chair. Cited from The Stillwater Tragedy, by T. Aldrich
  • The boys set their bags down and looked about them rather dejectedly. Cited from Left End Edwards, by Ralph Henry Barbour
  • At seven he saw the four riders coming back dejectedly, and without the dog. Cited from Van Bibber and Others, by Richard Harding Davis
  • He spoke dejectedly; he felt tired, and had done nothing all day. Cited from Rudin, by Ivan Turgenev (Tr.: Garnett)
  • "Must I stay in my room all the time?" she asked dejectedly. Cited from Elsie's Kith and Kin, by Martha Finley (aka Martha Farquharson)
  • He raised his arms, then let them fall dejectedly. Cited from Arms and the Woman, by Harold MacGrath
  • "I don't know where we live nor where to find my home!" he said, almost dejectedly. Cited from Crowded Out o' Crofield, by William O. Stoddard
  • He held his head between his hands, and stared dejectedly at his desk. Cited from Unleavened Bread, by Robert Grant
  • When there, they sat about dejectedly, finding no impulse to do more. Cited from The Way of an Indian, by Frederic Remington
  • He walked away slowly and dejectedly, and the girl watched him. Cited from The Imaginary Marriage, by Henry St. John Cooper
  • The boy was leaning his head rather dejectedly on his hand, and seemed rather tired. Cited from Frank and Fanny, by Mrs. Clara Moreton
  • He was looking dejectedly at the floor as I came in. Cited from The Exploits of Elaine, Arthur B. Reeve
  • She turned from him with a sigh, and he followed her dejectedly up the path toward the club-house. Cited from Lahoma, by John Breckinridge Ellis
  • As he passed dejectedly into the women's apartments, his stern mother met him. Cited from Leila, by E. B. Lytton, Book 4
  • Then turning away again, he crept dejectedly to a seat where some of the girls had made room for him. Cited from Malcolm, by George MacDonald
  • Grey wrote dejectedly, I don't know which way to turn.
  • The wind came sharply from the north as, dejectedly, the girl made her way to the river. Cited from From the Valley of the Missing, by Grace Miller White
  • Then came my master out of the Hall of Judgment, his head hanging dejectedly down. Cited from Red Axe, by Samuel Rutherford Crockett
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Meaning of dejectedly

  • adverb In a dejected manner
    when she came back Sophie and Esther were sitting dejectedly in the kitchen