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Sample sentences for the GRE study word crestfallen

crestfallen can be used as a adj

1..' He noticed my companion, and became crestfallen all at once. - from Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
2.Fogg, offering his arm to Aouda, then departed, followed by the crestfallen Passepartout. - from Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne
3.He looked so crestfallen and abashed that I felt quite sorry, though I still thought my rebuke a just and wise one. - from The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie
4.But as he approached his mother-in-law, he responded in a mournful and crestfallen tone to her inquiries about Dolly's health. - from Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
5.Kitty had no need to ask Varenka she saw from the calm and somewhat crestfallen faces of both that her plans had not come off. - from Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
6."Yes, perhaps I ought to mention," said Herbert, who had become curiously crestfallen and meek, since we entered on the interesting theme, "that she is rather below my mother's nonsensical family notions. - from Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

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