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English definition of “regretful”

regretful

adjective uk   /rɪˈɡret.fəl/ us  
showing that you feel sorry about something: a regretful goodbye/glance/smileSadness and regret
regretfully
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
(Definition of regretful from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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