regrettable

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

re·gret·ta·ble

adjective \ri-ˈgre-tə-bəl\

: causing sadness or disappointment

Full Definition of REGRETTABLE

:  deserving regret

Examples of REGRETTABLE

  1. His decision to quit is regrettable.
  2. It was a regrettable mistake.

First Known Use of REGRETTABLE

1603

Rhymes with REGRETTABLE

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