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Verb
/riˈgret/,
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regretted, past participle; regrets, 3rd person singular present; regretting, present participle; regretted, past tense;
  1. Feel sad, repentant, or disappointed over (something that has happened or been done, esp. a loss or missed opportunity)
    • - she immediately regretted her words
    • - I regretted that he did not see you
  2. Used in polite formulas to express apology for or sadness over something unfortunate or unpleasant
    • - any inconvenience to readers is regretted
    • - we regret that no tickets may be exchanged
  3. Feel sorrow for the loss or absence of (something pleasant)
    • - my home, when shall I cease to regret you!
Noun
  1. A feeling of sadness, repentance, or disappointment over something that has happened or been done
    • - she expressed her regret at Virginia's death
    • - he had to decline, to his regret
  2. An instance or cause of such a feeling
    • - she had few regrets in leaving the house
  3. Used in polite formulas to express apology for or sadness at an occurrence or an inability to accept an invitation
    • - please give your grandmother my regrets

  1. repent: feel remorse for; feel sorry for; be contrite about
  2. sorrow: sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment; "he drank to drown his sorrows"; "he wrote a note expressing his regret"; "to his rue, the error cost him the game"
  3. decline formally or politely; "I regret I can't come to the party"
  4. express with regret; "I regret to say that you did not gain admission to Harvard"
  5. (regrets) declination: a polite refusal of an invitation
  6. Regret is the first compilation album by Japanese music production unit I've Sound and volume one in their Girls Compilation album series. Released on December 24, 1999, the album is a collection of songs they have produced for various adult PC games. ...
  7. Regret (often also called opportunity loss) is defined as the difference between the actual payoff and the payoff that would have been obtained if a different course of action had been chosen. This is also called difference regret. ...
  8. Regret is a negative conscious and emotional reaction to personal past acts and behaviors. Regret is often felt when someone feels sadness, shame, embarrassment, depression, annoyance or guilt after committing an action or actions that the person later wishes that he or she had not done. ...
  9. Recurring characters from the science fiction media franchise Halo are organized below by their respective factions in the fictional universe. ...
  10. Regret (1912 - April 11, 1934) was a famous American thoroughbred racehorse and the first of three fillies to ever win the Kentucky Derby.
  11. "Regret" is the third single from LeToya Luckett's second solo album, Lady Love (2009) and features rapper Ludacris. ...
  12. regret is Mai Hoshimura's 13th single released under SMEJ label. It was released on June 4, 2008. The title track was used as the 7th ending theme for the anime series D.Gray-man. The single peaked at #30 and charted for 4 weeks in the Oricon charts selling 3,465 units on its first week. ...
  13. "Regret" is a song by British alternative rock band New Order. It was released in April 1993, the first single from their album of the same year, Republic. Stephen Hague is credited as both the producer and as a co-writer. ...
  14. "Regret" is a maxi-single by The Gazette. It was released as two different types: the Optical Impression and Auditory Impression, the first coming with a DVD with the music video for the song "Regret", and the second with a bonus track.
  15. (Regrets (Cesium 137 album)) Regrets is the fourth release and third EP from American EBM/Futurepop group Cesium_137. The EP also contains the official music video for the track Regrets.
  16. (Regrets (song)) "Regrets" is a 1991 song recorded by French singer-songwriter Mylène Farmer as duet with musician Jean-Louis Murat. The song was released on 29 July 1989 and was the second single from her third studio album L'Autre.... ...
  17. The instance of such an emotion; To feel sorry about (a thing that has happened), afterthink: to wish that a thing had not happened, that something else had happened instead; To feel sorry about (any thing)
  18. declining an NPC invitation by a potential new member.
  19. An emotion that occurs when people imagine having taken a different decision than the one they actually took, one that would have turned out favorably rather than unfavorably.
  20. Sorrow aroused by events beyond one’s control. Pain of mind on account of something done or experienced in the past, with a wish that it had been different.
  21. lynchpin Mark Moldre's compositions surge with an adrenalised energy that recalls a muscular David Gilmour, while the off-kilter lyrics are closer to Gary Gilmour.
  22. You have the right to regret your purchase within 14 days from the day you received the standard rifle stick. However, if you have ordered a personalized version you can only return the rifle stick if it is defect. The goods have to be returned in its original package thoroughly closed. ...
  23. The fresh cut on his lip marked neither the first nor the greatest of his regrets where Kara was concerned, but it still stung.
  24. is a dislike for one’s personal past choices and behaviors. We can regret actions and also failures to act. Regrets do take ownership of past choices but may minimize or paralyze present ability to make choices, and regret may or may not take ownership of the consequences.
  25. the beginning of a new life.