Word Explorer
Children's Dictionary
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary        

crest·fall·en

crestfallen

 
pronunciation:
krest faw ln
part of speech: adjective
definition: downcast or depressed; dejected.
She looked utterly crestfallen, and I gathered that the audition had not gone well.
antonyms:
elated
similar words:
dejected, downcast, downhearted
derivations: crestfallenly (adv.), crestfallenness (n.)