from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Dejected; chopfallen.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Depressed in spirits; dejected; chapfalien.


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  • The people who came about us, as we alighted, seemed by their jaw-fallen faces, and goggling eyes, to wonder at beholding a charming young lady, majesty in her air and aspect, so composedly dressed, yet with features so discomposed, come off a journey which made the cattle smoke, and the servants sweat.

    Clarissa Harlowe; or the history of a young lady — Volume 3


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