Meaning of “regrettable” in the English Dictionary

"regrettable" in British English

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(Definition of “regrettable” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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regrettableadjective

us /rɪˈɡret̬·ə·bəl/

causing or deserving sadness or disappointment:

The omission of a sponsor’s name on the program was a regrettable error.
regrettably
adverb us /rɪˈɡret̬·ə·bli/

Regrettably, he died before he could see her again.

(Definition of “regrettable” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)