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Correct spelling:
disappointingly unsuccessful; " disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions"; " their foiled attempt to capture Calais"; " many frustrated poets end as pipe- smoking teachers"; " his best efforts were thwarted"
humbled (verb)
humiliated, fazed, disconcerted, abashed, mortified, embarrassed, humbled.
shamed (verb)
shown up, pilloried, maligned, ridiculed, dishonored, showed up, exposed, disgraced, stigmatized, debunked, vilified, mocked, shamed, scandalized, ostracized, humiliated.
Other synonyms:
uncomfortable, foiled, defeated, frustrated, disappointed, unsuccessful, embarrassed, thwarted.
Examples of usage:
  1. He crossed his knees in a discomfited silence. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  2. At any rate, raging like a maniac, the discomfited husband went back to his empty house. - "The Countess of Albany", Violet Paget (AKA Vernon Lee).
  3. Mary was discomfited, and Verdon and Tell were immensely amused when Lennard proved herself mistress of the situation. Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. - "A Vanished Hand", Sarah Doudney.

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