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1. regrettable

adjective. ['rɪˈgrɛtəbəl'] deserving regret.

Synonyms

  • unfortunate

Antonyms

  • achiever
  • privileged

Etymology

  • -able (English)
  • regret (English)
  • regretten (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Regrettable

  • unforgettable
  • resettable
  • forgettable

Example sentences of the word regrettable


1. Adjective
If you have a regrettable tattoo, then a cover up might be just what you need.

Quotes containing the word regrettable


1. I've got a stele we can use. Who wants to do me?""A regrettable choice of words,"muttered Magnus.
- Cassandra Clare, City of Ashes

2. I think there's a little confusion between humor and 'gross' passing for humor. That's kind of regrettable, because they aren't the same thing.
- Bob Newhart

3. I don't know how many sacred cows there are today. I think there's a little confusion between humor and gross passing for humor. That's kind of regrettable.
- Bob Newhart

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