- The definition of dejected is sad, depressed or in low spirits.
An example of someone who would be dejected is someone who has just lost his job and who is feeling very low.
A very dejected looking group.
dejected definition by Webster's New World
in low spirits; depressed; disheartened
dejected definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Being in low spirits; depressed. See Synonyms at depressed.
- de·jectˈed·ly adverb
- de·jectˈed·ness noun