chagrinning

chagrin

[shuh-grin]
noun
1.
a feeling of vexation, marked by disappointment or humiliation.
verb (used with object), chagrined or chagrinned, chagrining or chagrinning.
2.
to vex by disappointment or humiliation: The rejection of his proposal chagrined him deeply.
3.
Obsolete, shagreen ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1650–60; < French < ?

unchagrined, adjective


1. See shame.
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chagrin (ˈʃæɡrɪn)
 
n
1.  a feeling of annoyance or mortification
 
vb
2.  to embarrass and annoy; mortify
 
[C17: from French chagrin, chagriner, of unknown origin]
 
'chagrined
 
adj

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chagrin
1656, "melancholy," from Fr. (15c.), via Angevin dial. chagraigner "sadden" from O.Fr. graignier "grief, vexation," from graim "sorrowful," from a Gmc. source, perhaps Frank. *gram (cf. O.H.G. gram "angry, fierce"). Modern sense is 1716.
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