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regretful

re·gret·ful

regretful

 
pronunciation:
rih gret fl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: having sorrow or remorse for a loss, an act, or a disappointment.
antonyms:
unrepentant
similar words:
afraid, apologetic, bad, guilty, rueful, sorry
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derivation: regretfully (adv.)
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