Noun(1) sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment
Verb(1) feel remorse for; feel sorry for; be contrite about(2) feel sad about the loss or absence of(3) decline formally or politely(4) express with regret
(1) the attempt failed, to the regret of all involved(2) Her lament does not express regret for a breach of fidelity, but rather the deep sadness of the final farewell.(3) it's a matter of regret that the school is closing(4) you'll live to regret this(5) we regret that no tickets may be exchanged(6) The meetings are bittersweet, weighed down by regret , guilt and grief.(7) News of Peter's passing was received with much sadness and genuine regret throughout the district.(8) he couldn't conceal his regret(9) it's to my eternal regret that I left(10) we regret any inconvenience to customers(11) my home, when shall I cease to regret you!(12) The girl had had a nervous breakdown, she added, expressing shame and regret at her adolescent cowardice.(13) It's hoped that it will reduce feelings of regret , remorse and guilt, which are all core to the experience of Post Traumatic Stress.(14) we deeply regret the decision(15) Did he ever express regret about not having gone back to recording sooner?(16) they admit with regret that they were at fault
(1) with regret :: met leedwese
1. remorse ::
2. apology ::
4. rue ::
5. be sorry about ::
wees jammer oor
6. mourn ::
7. repent ::
Different Formsregret, regretful, regrets
Word Example from TV Shows
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I REGRET my role
in spreading it.
Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 3
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 13
It was an action
we both REGRET to this day.
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 3
and say something I will REGRET
about your face, your height,
The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 17
You will not REGRET this.
Vikings Season 1, Episode 3
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