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used in The Host

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a bad feeling such as embarrassment, disappointment, or annoyance — especially due to a disconcerting event, mistake or other blow to the ego
  • The chagrin in her tone was not because I was upset, but because she did not like being wrong.
    Chapter 15 (64% in)
chagrin = ill feeling of embarrassment
  • I gritted my teeth for a second, chagrined that he had made the connection so easily.
    Chapter 23 (39% in)
  • Surprised and chagrined.
    Chapter 37 (97% in)
  • I couldn't do this for them,Melanie said, suddenly chagrined.
    Chapter 46 (27% in)
  • Chagrin.
    Chapter 48 (17% in)
  • I could do chagrin.
    Chapter 48 (18% in)
  • Because that ugly face was torn with confusion and surprise and chagrin.
    Chapter 51 (94% in)

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