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rues

verb
present tense third-person singular of rue

Synonyms & Antonyms of rues

to feel sorry or dissatisfied about
  • I rue the day I agreed to this stupid plan

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“Rues.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rues. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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