Definition of “chapped” - English Dictionary

“chapped” in British English

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chappedadjective

uk /tʃæpt/ us /tʃæpt/

Chapped skin is sore, rough, and broken, especially because of cold weather:

chapped lips
She'd been working outside all winter and her hands were red and chapped.
chap
verb [ I or T ] uk us -pp-

The cold wind had chapped her lips.

(Definition of “chapped” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“chapped” in American English

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chappedadjective

us /tʃæpt/

(of skin) sore, rough, and cracked, esp. when caused by cold weather:

chapped lips

(Definition of “chapped” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)