crestfallenness


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal.

crest·fall·en

 (krĕst′fô′lən)
adj.
Dispirited and depressed; dejected.

crest′fall′en·ly adv.
crest′fall′en·ness n.

crestfallenness

(ˌkrɛstˈfɔːlənnəs)
n
the state of being crestfallen
References in periodicals archive ?
Last night it was crestfallenness on a plate, Aberdeen Angus burgers.