toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

chagrin
used in Wuthering Heights

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
a bad feeling such as embarrassment, disappointment, or annoyance — especially due to a disconcerting event, mistake or other blow to the ego
  • Next day it all came out, sadly to my chagrin; and still I was not altogether sorry: I thought the burden of directing and warning would be more efficiently borne by him than me.
    Chapter 21 (62% in)

There are no more uses of "chagrin" in Wuthering Heights.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®