Definition of regrettable
: deserving regret
Examples of regrettable in a sentence
His decision to quit is regrettable.
It was a regrettable mistake.
First Known Use of regrettable
REGRETTABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of regrettable for English Language Learners
: causing sadness or disappointment
REGRETTABLE Defined for Kids
Definition of regrettable for Students
: causing sorrow or disappointment <a regrettable mistake>
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