chopfallen
variant of chapfallen

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Chopfallen — Chop fall en, a. Having the lower chop or jaw depressed; hence, crestfallen; dejected; dispirited; downcast. See {Chapfallen}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chopfallen — [chäp′fôl΄ən] adj. var. of CHAPFALLEN …   English World dictionary

  • chopfallen — /chop faw leuhn/, adj. chapfallen. [1595 1605] * * * …   Universalium

  • chopfallen — adjective chapfallen …   Wiktionary

  • chopfallen — a. [Preferably spelled Chapfallen.] Disheartened, depressed, dejected, dispirited …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • chopfallen — chop•fall•en [[t]ˈtʃɒpˌfɔ lən[/t]] adj. chapfallen • Etymology: 1595–1605 …   From formal English to slang

  • chopfallen — /ˈtʃɒpfɔlən/ (say chopfawluhn) adjective → chapfallen …   Australian English dictionary

  • chopfallen — adjective brought low in spirit left us fatigued and deflated spiritually • Syn: ↑chapfallen, ↑crestfallen, ↑deflated • Similar to: ↑dejected …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chapfallen — Chap fall en, a. Having the lower chap or jaw drooping, an indication of humiliation and dejection; crestfallen; discouraged. See {Chopfallen}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deflated — adj. 1. brought low in spirit. left us fatigued and deflated spiritually Syn: chapfallen, chopfallen, crestfallen. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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