Sentence Examples


  • They too were not pleased and, to Dean's chagrin, tracked the front hall with the remnants of the piss-poor shoveling job on the front walk.
  • In the first stage of the history of the statesgeneral Mirabeau's part was very great He was soon recognized as a leader, to the chagrin of Jean Joseph Mounier, because he always knew his own mind, and was prompt in emergencies.
  • In May and June 1789 he had written La France libre, which, to his chagrin, his publisher refused to print.
  • Having been beaten in a trial of soothsaying, Calchas died of chagrin or committed suicide.
  • The rival seer Calchas is said to have died of chagrin because the predictions of Mopsus were fulfilled, while his own proved incorrect.

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