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regretful

[ri-gret-fuh l] /rɪˈgrɛt fəl/
adjective
1.
full of regret; sorrowful because of what is lost, gone, or done.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; regret + -ful
Related forms
regretfully, adverb
regretfulness, noun
unregretful, adjective
unregretfully, adverb
unregretfulness, noun
Can be confused
regretful, regrettable.
regretfully, regrettably.
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