chagrined chagrined  /ʃə ˈɡrɪnd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) feeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Reagan's advisers have been sufficiently chagrined to seek a remedy.
  2. When he thinks about the scene, Lee is both chagrined and giddy.
  3. When Bush lost the l992 election, Milt was chagrined.

News

  1. Missouri man gets 20 years in triplet mom's death

    JACKSON, Mo. (AP) — A frustrated judge, begrudging prosecutors and chagrined family members all conceded Thursday that offering a plea deal to a southeast Missouri man accused of killing his estranged wife, a mother of 5-year-old triplets who was missing for almost two years before her body was found last week on an island in the nearby Mississippi River, was inadequate.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. Estranged husband pleads guilty in Mo. mom's death - NBC40.net

    JACKSON, Mo. (AP) - A frustrated judge, begrudging prosecutors and chagrined family members all conceded Thursday that offering a plea deal to a southeast Missouri man accused of killing his estranged wife, a mother of 5-year-old triplets who was missing for almost two years before her body was found last week on an island in the nearby Mississippi River, was inadequate.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: NBC40 South Jersey

  3. Estranged husband pleads guilty in Mo. mom's death

    JACKSON, Mo. (AP) — A frustrated judge, begrudging prosecutors and chagrined family members all conceded Thursday that offering a plea deal to a southeast Missouri man accused of killing his estranged wife, a mother of 5-year-old triplets who was missing for almost two years before her body was found last week on an island in the nearby Mississippi River, was inadequate.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "You must be as chagrined as I am to have Nixon for your disciple," Friedman wrote.
    on Nov 16, 2006 By: Milton Friedman Source: BusinessWeek

  2. "I have been very chagrined at some of the scare tactics and fear mongering that has gone on regarding our university system," Perdue told reporters at a press conference. "Let me say unequivocally that under my administration, we will not...
    on Mar 4, 2010 By: Sonny Perdue Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

  3. "I am disappointed, stunned and frankly chagrined with a Legislature that is either unable or unwilling to address the problems that the people of the state have," Paterson said. "Rather than act in the interest of the people of New York...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: David Paterson Source: Niagara Gazette

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