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English definition of “chapped”

chapped

adjective uk   /tʃæpt/ us  
describes skin that is sore, rough, and broken, especially caused by cold weather: chapped lips She'd been working outside all winter and her hands were red and chapped.Skin complaints and blemishes
chap
verb [I or T] uk   /tʃæp/ (-pp-) us  
The cold wind had chapped her lips.Cutting and stabbingRough, irregular and uneven
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