regrettable

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adjective re·gret·ta·ble \ri-ˈgre-tə-bəl\

Examples of regrettable in a sentence

  1. His decision to quit is regrettable.

  2. It was a regrettable mistake.

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First Known Use of regrettable

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REGRETTABLE Defined for English Language Learners

regrettable

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adjective re·gret·ta·ble \ri-ˈgre-tə-bəl\

Definition of regrettable for English Language Learners

  • : causing sadness or disappointment


REGRETTABLE Defined for Kids

regrettable

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adjective re·gret·ta·ble \ri-ˈgre-tə-bəl\

Definition of regrettable for Students

  1. :  causing sorrow or disappointment <a regrettable mistake>

regrettably

\-blē\ adverb


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