crestfallenly
adverb see crestfallen

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • crestfallenly — See crestfallen. * * * …   Universalium

  • crestfallenly — adv. dejectedly; sadly; disappointedly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crestfallenly — crest·fall·en·ly …   English syllables

  • crestfallenly — adverb see crestfallen …   Useful english dictionary

  • crestfallenly adv — I ve dropped my toothpaste, said Tom crestfallenly …   English expressions

  • crestfallen — crestfallenly, adv. crestfallenness, n. /krest faw leuhn/, adj. 1. dejected; dispirited; discouraged. 2. having a drooping crest or head. [1580 90; CREST + FALLEN] * * * …   Universalium

  • crestfallen — adjective Date: 1589 1. having a drooping crest or hanging head 2. feeling shame or humiliation ; dejected • crestfallenly adverb • crestfallenness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • crestfallenness — See crestfallenly. * * * …   Universalium

  • crestfallen — /ˈkrɛstfɔlən / (say krestfawluhn) adjective 1. dejected; dispirited; depressed. 2. with drooping crest. –crestfallenly, adverb –crestfallenness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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