Bedeutung von “regret” im Essential English Dictionary

regret

verb uk /rɪˈɡret/ regretting, regretted

B1 to feel sorry about a situation, especially something that you wish you had not done:

If you don’t tell her the truth you’ll regret it later.
I really regret leaving school so young.

formal used to say that you are sorry that you have to tell someone about a situation:

We regret that we cannot supply this information.

(Definition von “regret verb” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)