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chappedadjective

uk   us   /tʃæpt/
Chapped ​skin is ​sore, ​rough, and ​broken, ​especially because of ​coldweather: chapped ​lips She'd been ​workingoutside all ​winter and her ​hands were ​red and chapped.
chap
verb [I or T] uk   us   /tʃæp/ (-pp-)
The ​coldwind had chapped her ​lips.
(Definition of chapped from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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chappedadjective

 us   /tʃæpt/
(of ​skin) ​sore, ​rough, and ​cracked, esp. when caused by ​coldweather: chapped ​lips
(Definition of chapped from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chapped”
in Spanish agrietado…
in Vietnamese nứt nẻ, sần sùi…
in Malaysian pecah-pecah…
in Thai ที่เป็นรอยแตก…
in French gercé…
in German rissig…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指皮肤因寒冷而)皲裂的…
in Indonesian busik, pecah-pecah…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指皮膚因寒冷而)皸裂的…
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