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chapfallen

[chop-faw-luh n, chap-] /ˈtʃɒpˌfɔ lən, ˈtʃæp-/
adjective
1.
dispirited; chagrined; dejected.
Also, chopfallen.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; chap3 + fallen
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British Dictionary definitions for chapfallen

chapfallen

/ˈtʃæpˌfɔːlən/
adjective
1.
dejected; downhearted; crestfallen
Word Origin
C16: from chops + fallen
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