Definition of regretful in English:

regretful

Line breaks: re¦gret|ful
Pronunciation: /rɪˈgrɛtfʊl
 
, -f(ə)l/

adjective

Derivatives

regretfulness

noun
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  • Heavy use of close-ups and a restlessly moving camera consistently evoke a sense of ‘now,’ which lends the regretfulness and nostalgia of the film's later sequences a great deal of power.
  • I am truly contrite, penitent, repentant, remorseful and steeped in the tears of my regretfulness.
  • He was standing above me with genuine pity and regretfulness.

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