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Wiktionary1.0 / 1 vote

  1. chagrinnoun

    To bother or vex; to mortify.

    She was chagrined to note that the paint had dried into a blotchy mess.

    mortification, fretfulness, peevishness, disquiet, vexation

  2. chagrinnoun

    A type of leather or skin with a rough surface.


English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chagrin

    Chagrin unites disappointment with some degree of humiliation. A rainy day may bring disappointment; needless failure in some enterprise brings chagrin. Shame involves the consciousness of fault, guilt, or impropriety; chagrin of failure of judgment, or harm to reputation. A consciousness that one has displayed his own ignorance will cause him mortification, however worthy his intent; if there was a design to deceive, the exposure will cover him with shame.

    confusion, disappointment, discomposure, dismay, humiliation, mortification, shame, vexation

    delight, exultation, glory, rejoicing, triumph

    He felt deep chagrin at (because of, on account of) failure.

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chagrin, humiliation, mortificationverb

    strong feelings of embarrassment

    humiliation, sphacelus, gangrene, mortification, abasement, necrosis

  2. humiliate, mortify, chagrin, humble, abaseverb

    cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of

    "He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss"

    subdue, humiliate, gangrene, necrose, crucify, mortify, sphacelate, humble, abase

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chagrinnoun

    mortification, vexation, displeasure, disquiet, ill-humor

  2. chagrinverb

    mortify, vex, irritate, chafe, annoy, displease, provoke, put out of temper

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chagrinadjective

    mortification, abashment, vexation, confusion, discomposure, humiliation

  2. chagrinverb

    mortify, abash, vex, confuse, humiliate

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  1. Steve Hall:

    The first part of the war is over and President Putin lost the first part of the war, much to President Putin chagrin, i think we are going to be in this for the long run and I think this is going to be war of attrition. It is going to be very hard on Ukraine.

  2. Miller Moreover:

    To Netanyahu's chagrin, however, the Iranian threat is simply not the most important issue to voters in this election -- a fact that was true ahead of the last elections as well.

  3. Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem:

    I hope the Dutch can get over their chagrin and say: 'Yes, we are annoyed with Europe, we are annoyed with this Dutch government, but we will still support Ukraine.

  4. Dan Springer:

    It's not real. It's not what's important, i'm Dan Springer. I don't want boats and airplanes. I'm going to give most of it away, much to the chagrin of my children.

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  • разочарование, огорчавам, огорчение, досаждамBulgarian
  • zármutek, zarmoutit, zklamatCzech
  • Verdruss, verdrießenGerman
  • mielipaha, olla pahoillaanFinnish
  • chagrinFrench
  • sàraich, miabhadhScottish Gaelic
  • dispiacere, deludere, delusione, mortificazione, mortificareItalian
  • 悔しさJapanese
  • 억울함Korean
  • storen, ongenoegen, irritatie, chagrijn, vervelen, verdrietDutch
  • poczucie klęskiPolish
  • desgostoPortuguese
  • огорчение, досада, шагреневая кожа, досаждать, огорчатьRussian
  • förtretSwedish
  • చాగ్రిన్Telugu
  • 懊惱Chinese

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