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regret

regret as in sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment
  • "he drank to drown his sorrows"
  • "he wrote a note expressing his regret"
  • "to his rue, the error cost him the game"

Synonyms

  • sorrowfeel grief ; an emotion of great sadness associated with loss or bereavement; sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment; something that causes great unhappiness; the state of being sad
  • ruefeel remorse for; European strong-scented perennial herb with grey-green bitter-tasting leaves; leaves sometimes used for flavoring fruit or claret cup but should be used with great caution: can cause irritation like poison ivy ; sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment; (French) a street or road in France
  • ruefulnesssadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment
regret as in feel remorse for
  • "feel sorry for"
  • "be contrite about"

Synonyms

  • repentturn away from sin or do penitence ; feel remorse for
  • ruefeel remorse for; European strong-scented perennial herb with grey-green bitter-tasting leaves; leaves sometimes used for flavoring fruit or claret cup but should be used with great caution: can cause irritation like poison ivy ; sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment; (French) a street or road in France
regret as in feel sad about the loss or absence of
    regret as in decline formally or politely
    • "I regret I can't come to the party"
    regret as in express with regret
    • "I regret to say that you did not gain admission to Harvard"