Predicate: deject

Roleset id: deject.01 , to cast down in spirit, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

deject.01: DEJECT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'deject' based on internet usage examples, membership in VN. VerbNet class 31.1, comparison with 'dishearten.' (from deject.01-v predicate notes)


deject (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: Causer of dejection (vnrole: 31.1-Stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: Entity dejected (vnrole: 31.1-Experiencer)

Example: passive

        [The poor fellow]-1 was dejected from lack of food and water.

        Rel: dejected
        Arg1: *-1
        Arg0: from lack of food and water