Synonyms of abjectness
misery • An elite profited from the misery of the poor.
squalor • He was out of work and living in squalor.
degradation • scenes of misery and degradation
humiliation • She faced the humiliation of discussing her husband's affair.
ignominy • the ignominy of being made redundant
dishonour • You have brought dishonour on a fine and venerable institution.
meanness • Their meanness of spirit is embarrassing.
servility • She's a curious mixture of stubbornness and servility.
debasement • fantasies of domination and debasement
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• fantasies of domination and debasement
degradationYou use degradation to refer to a situation, condition, or experience which you consider shameful and disgusting, especially one which involves poverty or immorality.
• scenes of misery and degradation
Thesaurus for abjectness from the Collins English Thesaurus