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regret
verb (regretted , regretting )
1
a to feel sorry, repentant, distressed, disappointed, etc about (something one has done or that has happened);
b to wish that things had been otherwise.
2 to remember someone or something with a sense of loss.
noun
1
a a feeling of sorrow, repentance, distress, disappointment, etc;
b a wish that things had been otherwise.
2 a sense of loss.
3 (regrets) a polite expression of sorrow, disappointment, etc, used especially when declining an invitation.
[14c: from French regreter ]
regretful adjective .
regretfully adverb .
regrettable adjective
1 to be regretted.
2 unwelcome; unfortunate.
regrettably adverb


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