What is another word for crestfallen?

1799 synonyms found


[ kɹˈɛstfɔːlən], [ kɹˈɛstfɔːlən], [ k_ɹ_ˈɛ_s_t_f_ɔː_l_ə_n]

Synonyms for Crestfallen:

How to use "Crestfallen" in context?

The word "crestfallen" is derived from the Middle English word "creestfaillen," meaning "to fall from a crest." In other words, crestfallen isdescribing someone or something who has fallen from their high and commanding position.

When applied to a person, crestfallen can describe their demeanor after losing some kind of competition or victory. When applied to something, crestfallen can describe its condition following a loss or downturn in its reputation.

The word can be used in many different ways and can describe a wide range of situations and emotions.

Homophones for Crestfallen:

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