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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcrestfallencrest‧fal‧len /ˈkrestˌfɔːlən $ -ˌfɒːl-/ adjective  DISAPPOINTEDlooking disappointed and upset syn downcast He came back looking crestfallen.see thesaurus at disappointed
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crestfallenShe ripped open the package but found nothing in it but shoes. She was crestfallen.He looked really wretched and crestfallen.More often than not he came back to his apartment empty-handed and crestfallen.The President made a rum effort at greeting her news with enthusiasm, but I could see he was crestfallen.Claude seemed crestfallen, and that was hard for me.Steve looked crestfallen as he returned from the mailbox empty-handed.Wasswa went off, with a crestfallen look, and I began my examination.He looked so crestfallen Preston felt sorry for him.He looked so crestfallen that Old Bulldog didn't know what to do for a minute.Stafford looked crestfallen when he was told about the layoffs.
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