OTHER WORDS FOR regret
Origin of regret
synonym study for regret
OTHER WORDS FROM regretre·gret·ter, nounre·gret·ting·ly, adverbun·re·gret·ted, adjectiveun·re·gret·ting, adjective
How to use regret in a sentence
Let’s come together and commit to a shared future so that we will be able to look back at this moment in history not with regrets of how we failed, but with admiration for what we achieved.Nestlé CEO: Climate change laggards put the planet—and their businesses—at risk|matthewheimer|December 3, 2020|Fortune
So she asked her relatives to film short testimonials about their illness and their regret over attending the lunch, which was combined into the clip shared by the city.A birthday lunch left 15 Texas relatives battling covid-19: ‘Please don’t be like my family’|Andrea Salcedo|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
As Thomas Crown might say, regret is a waste of time, as is mendacity.Why Visa’s $5 billion Plaid deal is in deep trouble|Aaron Pressman|November 6, 2020|Fortune
The onboard quick-charging tech can deliver around four hours of playtime with a 10-minute charge, too, so no more regrets if you forget to charge up before a trip.Over-the-ear headphones that will be music to your ears|PopSci Commerce Team|October 27, 2020|Popular-Science
He worked long hours and was prone to explosions of violence followed by expressions of regret.There’s Always Some Killing You Got to Do On a Farm|Eugene Robinson|October 23, 2020|Ozy
As painful as the experience was, I have never regretted going through that process.
In The Lay of the Land, Frank met with a failing octogenarian friend and visited a funeral home—and regretted both.Richard Ford’s Artful Survivalist Guide: The Return of Frank Bascombe|Tom LeClair|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was time to sell the GM building, something his son says he regretted until his death in 2003.‘Housewife Tycoon’ Took On ‘Mad Men’ NYC Real Estate Market and Won|Vicky Ward|October 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
An acquired taste, certainly, but once acquired never regretted.
Dima also regretted that they had just put the tools away before the man came in, hoping to finish before the match began.
We did not talk much about the past at dinner, except—ah me, how bitterly we regretted our 10 per cent.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Everybody was sorry to go when they left, and their host regretted the departure of his visitors.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
We will now mention a fact which in the estimation of all true lovers of these fine violins is to be greatly regretted.Violins and Violin Makers|Joseph Pearce
She regretted that she had not made Arobin stay a half hour to talk over the horses with her.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
He was rapidly acquiring distinction in science, and his loss was much regretted.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell