Cite
 

Synonyms for chagrined

Verb

1. humiliate, mortify, chagrin, humble, abase, hurt, wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite
usage: cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of; "He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss"

Adjective

1. abashed, chagrined, embarrassed, discomposed (vs. composed)
usage: feeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious; "felt abashed at the extravagant praise"; "chagrined at the poor sales of his book"; "was embarrassed by her child's tantrums"
WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

 

Related Content

Synonyms Index