Definitions for "Abjection"
A low or downcast state; meanness of spirit; abasement; degradation.
a low or downcast state; "each confession brought her into an attitude of abasement"- H.L.Menchken
The state of being rejected or cast out.
The term Abjection literally means "the state of being cast out." The concept of abject exists in between the concept of an object and the concept of the subject, something alive yet not. In contemporary critical theory, it is often used to describe the state of often-marginalized groups, such as women or homosexuals.
Keywords:  humbling, bringing, down, act
The act of bringing down or humbling.