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regrettable

adjective uk   /rɪˈɡret.ə.bl̩/  us   /-ˈɡret̬-/ formal
making you feel sad and sorry about something: a most/deeply regrettable mistake
regrettably
adverb uk   us   /-bli/
Translations of “regrettable”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使人悔恨的, 令人遺憾的, 不幸的…
in Russian прискорбный…
in Turkish üzücü, hoşa gitmeyen, müessif…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使人悔恨的, 令人遗憾的, 不幸的…
in Polish godny ubolewania…
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