s of the most contemptible kind abject cowardice|a low stunt to pull|a low-down sneak|his miserable treatment of his family|You miserable skunk!|a scummy rabble|a scurvy trick
s most unfortunate or miserable the most abject slaves joined in the revolt|abject poverty
s showing utter resignation or hopelessness abject surrender
s showing humiliation or submissiveness an abject apology