chapfallen definition

  • adjective:
    • becoming in reduced spirits; dejected and disheartened.
    • becoming in low spirits; dejected and disheartened.
    • crestfallen, dejected
    • crestfallen, dejected
    • obtaining the reduced chap or jaw sagging, -- an illustration of humiliation and dejection; crestfallen; frustrated. See chopfallen.
    • getting the lower chap or jaw drooping, -- an illustration of embarrassment and dejection; crestfallen; frustrated. See chopfallen.
    • brought low in spirit
    • introduced low in nature
  • others:
    • obtaining the reduced chap or jaw depressed; for this reason, dejected; dispirited; silenced; chagrined.
    • getting the lower chap or jaw depressed; hence, dejected; dispirited; silenced; chagrined.

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