live to regret (something)

Definition of live to regret (something)

:to feel sorry or disappointed about (something) in the future
  • If you don't travel now, you might live to regret it.

Word by Word Definitions

live play
  1. : to be alive : have the life of an animal or plant

  2. : to continue alive

  3. : to maintain oneself : subsist

  1. : having life : living

  2. : existing in fact or reality : actual

  3. : exerting force or containing energy: such as

  1. : at the actual time of occurrence : during, from, or at a live production

regret play
  1. : to mourn the loss or death of

  2. : to miss very much

  3. : to be very sorry for

  1. : sorrow aroused by circumstances beyond one's control or power to repair

  2. : an expression of distressing emotion (such as sorrow)

  3. : a note politely declining an invitation

something play
  1. : some indeterminate or unspecified thing

  2. : some indeterminate amount more than a specified number

  3. : a person or thing of consequence

  1. : in some degree : somewhat

  2. used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective


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