chopfallen


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chop·fall·en

 (chŏp′fô′lən)
adj.
Variant of chapfallen.

chopfallen

(ˈtʃɒpˌfɔːlən)
adj
a variant of chapfallen

chap•fall•en

(ˈtʃɒpˌfɔ lən, ˈtʃæp-)

also chopfallen



adj.
dejected; dispirited.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.chopfallen - brought low in spirit; "left us fatigued and deflated spiritually"
dejected - affected or marked by low spirits; "is dejected but trying to look cheerful"
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Aa His successor, Mister Mambo, has cast his lot with Harvard and Yale and old Clinton hands, and soon enough, Lord knows, they will get the first of many comeuppances, and their shining faces will be chopfallen.