sorrow as in an emotion of great sadness associated with loss or bereavement
"he tried to express his sorrow at her loss"
sorrow 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"
regretsadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment; feel remorse for; feel sad about the loss or absence of ; decline formally or politely; express with regret
rue feel 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
ruefulness sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment
sorrow as in something that causes great unhappiness
"her death was a great grief to John"
grief intense sorrow caused by loss of a loved one (especially by death) ; something that causes great unhappiness
sorrow as in the state of being sad
"she tired of his perpetual sadness"
sadnessemotions experienced when not in a state of well-being ; the state of being sad; the quality of excessive mournfulness and uncheerfulness
sorrowfulness the state of being sad; a state of gloomy sorrow