crestfallen

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crest·fall·en

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

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

crestfallen

(ˈkrɛstˌfɔːlən)
adj
dejected, depressed, or disheartened
ˈcrestˌfallenly adv

crest•fall•en

(ˈkrɛstˌfɔ lən)

adj.
1. dejected; discouraged.
2. having a drooping crest or head.
[1580–90]
crest′fall`en•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.crestfallen - brought low in spirit; "left us fatigued and deflated spiritually"
dejected - affected or marked by low spirits; "is dejected but trying to look cheerful"

crestfallen

Translations
مُطأطئ الرأس، خائب
sklíčený
modfaldenslukøret
rislágur; hnugginn
nusiminęs
nomāktsnospiests

crestfallen

[ˈkrestˌfɔːlən] ADJcariacontecido

crestfallen

[ˈkrɛstfɔːlən] adj [person] → déconfit(e), découragé(e)

crestfallen

crestfallen

[ˈkrɛstˌfɔːln] adjabbattuto/a, mortificato/a
to look crestfallen → avere un'aria mogia

crestfallen

(ˈkrestfoːlən) adjective
very disappointed. He was crestfallen at his failure.

crestfallen

a. decaído-a, alicaído-a; acobardado-a.
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Crestfallenly standing outside this former railroad station, all we could do was thumb through the pamphlet we had picked up at the Tourist Office and its roster of works that the strike was denying us--Monet, Renoir, Pissato, Degas, Van Gogh, Cezanne, Seurat, Gauguin, and Rodin.