Definition of Chagrins

1. Verb. (third-person singular of chagrin) ¹



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Definition of Chagrins

1. chagrin [v] - See also: chagrin

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chagrins

chafing dishes
chafing gear
chaft
chafts
chagan
chagans
chagas cardiomyopathy
chagasic myocardiopathy
chagoma
chagreen
chagrin
chagrined
chagrining
chagrinned
chagrinning
chagrins (current term)
chai
chaidamuite
chain
chain-compensated spirometer
chain-smoke
chain-smoked
chain-smoker
chain-smokers
chain-smokes
chain-smoking
chain armor
chain armour
chain complex
chain complexes

Literary usage of Chagrins

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1. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"S. Referring to what causes trouble: distress, vexation, torment, cross, curse, thorn, bale, pest, plague, bane, bother, chagrins (pi. ..."

2. The Revolutionary Diplomatic Correspondence of the United States by United States Dept. of State, Francis Wharton, John Bassett Moore (1889)
"... which having long promised to myself and anticipated with pleas, nre, the disappointment greatly chagrins me. To have so kind and hospitable, ..."

3. History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great: Called by Thomas Carlyle (1873)
"Mamma's reception of her, just off the long winter journey, and extenuated with fatigues and sickly chagrins, was of the most cutting cruelty : " What do ..."

4. History of Friedrich II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1858)
"Perhaps a sudden tract of "good fortune, on the back of all the chagrins I have ... "and I will not engage myself to extend " my miseries (chagrins) into ..."

5. History of Friedrich II, of Prussia: Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1900)
"1733) reception of her, just off the long winter journey, and extenuated with fatigues and sickly chagrins, was of the most cutting cruelty: ' What do you ..."

6. The Works of Thomas Carlyle by Thomas Carlyle, Henry Duff Traill (1897)
"1733] reception of her, just off the long winter journey, and extenuated with fatigues and sickly chagrins, was of the most cutting cruelty: ' What do you ..."

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