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regret

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of regret

  1. a feeling of responsibility for wrongdoing she was consumed with regret for belittling him in public and felt much better once she had apologized Synonyms contriteness, contrition, penitence, guilt, remorse, remorsefulness, repentance, rue, self-reproach, shameRelated Words compunction, misgiving, prick, qualm, scruple; blame, culpability, fault; liability, rap, responsibility; chagrin, embarrassment; anguish, distress, grief, ruth, sadness, sorrow; bloodguilt, bloodguiltiness; apology, excuses, hand-wringing, mea culpaAntonyms impenitence, remorselessness


regret

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of regret

  1. to feel sorry or dissatisfied about we regret any inconvenience that we may have caused you Synonyms bemoan, deplore, lament, repent, rue Related Words ache (for), bewail, grieve (for), mourn, sorrow (for) Near Antonyms delight (in), enjoy, relish, revel (in), savor (also savour)


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