Sentence Examples


  • Overwhelmed with chagrin, Formosus died on the 4th of April 896.
  • Having been beaten in a trial of soothsaying, Calchas died of chagrin or committed suicide.
  • His appreciation of Grant, and his sympathy with the chagrin he suffered after this battle, cemented the friendship between the two.
  • He is a man in a gray overcoat, very anxious that I should call him 'Your Majesty,' but who, to his chagrin, got no title from me!
  • In the spring of 1 506 Leonardo, moved perhaps by chagrin at the failure of his work in the Hall of Council, accepted a pressing invitation to Milan, from Charles d'Amboise, Marechal de Chaumont, the lieutenant of the French king in Lombardy.