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rue1 British & World English

Bitterly regret (something one has done or allowed to happen) and wish it undone

rue2 British & World English

A perennial evergreen shrub with bitter strong-scented lobed leaves which are used in herbal medicine

wall rue British & World English

A small delicate spleenwort (fern) which resembles rue, growing on walls and rocks in both Europe and North America and sensitive to atmospheric pollution

meadow rue British & World English

A widely distributed plant of the buttercup family, with divided leaves and heads of small fluffy yellow flowers

goat's rue British & World English

A herbaceous plant of the pea family, which was formerly used in medicine, especially as a vermifuge

wall rue in rue2 British & World English

Used in names of other plants that resemble rue, especially in leaf shape, e.g. goat’s rue, meadow rue, and wall rue

goat’s rue in rue2 British & World English

Used in names of other plants that resemble rue, especially in leaf shape, e.g. goat’s rue, meadow rue, and wall rue

meadow rue in rue2 British & World English

Used in names of other plants that resemble rue, especially in leaf shape, e.g. goat’s rue, meadow rue, and wall rue

rue English Thesaurus

she might live to rue this impetuous decision

rue English-Spanish

lamentar, arrepentirse* de

I rue the day I set eyes on him! in rue English-Spanish

¡maldita la hora en que lo conocí!