Examples of rueful in a sentence
He gave me a rueful smile and apologized.
the rueful faces of friends and family who had gathered to pay their last respects
First Known Use of rueful
RUEFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rueful for English Language Learners
: showing or feeling regret for something done
RUEFUL Defined for Kids
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