Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “chagrin”

See all translations

chagrin

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈʃæɡ.rɪn/ formal
disappointment or anger, especially when caused by a failure or mistake
(尤指失敗或錯誤引起的)失望,懊喪,懊惱
My children have never shown an interest in music, much to my chagrin.
我的孩子從沒對音樂表現出一點興趣,真讓我失望。
Disappointing yourself and others
chagrined
 
 
/ˈʃæɡ.rɪnd/ adjective
(Definition of chagrin from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “chagrin” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

illusion

an idea or belief that is not true

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More