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Synonyms for chagrinʃəˈgrɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chagrin, humiliation, mortification(verb)

    strong feelings of embarrassment

    humiliation, sphacelus, gangrene, mortification, chagrin, abasement, necrosis

  2. humiliate, mortify, chagrin, humble, abase(verb)

    cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of

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

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


  1. chagrin(noun)

    To bother or vex; to mortify.

    mortification, fretfulness, peevishness, disquiet, vexation

  2. chagrin(noun)

    A type of leather or skin with a rough surface.\uE000160492\uE001


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  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.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. chagrin(n.)

    mortification, vexation, displeasure, disquiet, ill-humor

  2. chagrin(v. a.)

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

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  • разочарование, огорчавам, огорчение, досаждамBulgarian
  • zarmoutit, zklamat, zármutekCzech
  • Verdruss, verdrießenGerman
  • mielipaha, olla pahoillaanFinnish
  • chagrinFrench
  • miabhadh, sàraichScottish Gaelic
  • mortificare, mortificazione, dispiacere, deludere, delusioneItalian
  • verdriet, vervelen, chagrijn, irritatie, storen, ongenoegenDutch
  • poczucie klęskiPolish
  • desgostoPortuguese
  • огорчение, огорчать, шагреневая кожа, досада, досаждатьRussian
  • förtretSwedish
  • 懊惱Chinese

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