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  • as inseriously
  • as inunfortunately

synonyms for regrettably

  • acutely
  • badly
  • grievously
  • intensely
  • severely
  • sorely
  • very
  • gravely
  • decidedly
  • deplorably
  • distressingly
  • harmfully
  • menacingly
  • perilously
  • precariously
  • quite
  • threateningly
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antonyms for regrettably

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  • little
  • casually
  • lightly
  • minor
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How to use regrettably in a sentence

Reading this smart double biography makes clear why that delay in the first instance, and omission in the second, is regrettable.
DETERMINED TO PRACTICE MEDICINE, TWO SISTERS DEFIED CONVENTIONSJANET GOLDENFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There are clearly scarier things going on these days then just Halloween, but that’s not going to stop anyone from making regrettable costuming decisions this weekend.
TRICK OR TREAT: AN ALL HALLOWS’ EVE PLAYLIST FOR YOU GUYS AND GHOULSCMURRAYOCTOBER 30, 2020ESSENCE.COM
In response to the controversy, the NBA said in a statement that it was “regrettable” that Morey’s tweet offended fans in mainland China, but it also said it values the right of employees to weigh in on “matters important to them.”
DARYL MOREY OSTRACIZED THE NBA IN MAINLAND CHINA. NOW, SOME FANS THERE ARE REVELING IN HIS RESIGNATIONGRADY MCGREGOROCTOBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
The NBA initially issued a statement saying that the league recognized that Morey’s tweet had “deeply offended many of our friends and fans in China, which is regrettable.”
HOW THE NBA KEPT THE BUBBLE FROM BURSTINGADAM LASHINSKYOCTOBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
You need merely follow world events and make sure that any—ah—regrettably final decisions are not made.
PAGAN PASSIONSGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
It is fragmentary—regrettably so, especially as stanzas 10-12 belong to Thomas Rymer.
BALLADS OF MYSTERY AND MIRACLE AND FYTTES OF MIRTHFRANK SIDGWICK
She had heard that speech becomes regrettably loose in the heat of this sport.
THE WRONG TWINHARRY LEON WILSON
Yet, on the other hand, if he had known her, his objections would have seemed regrettably personal.
THE BEAUTY AND THE BOLSHEVISTALICE DUER MILLER
There I found Toté undeniably long-legged and regrettably shy.
THE KING'S MIRRORANTHONY HOPE
Unlike the ladies in the books, Angela, regrettably enough, did not get a "sheaf of letters" every morning.
ANGELA'S BUSINESSHENRY SYDNOR HARRISON
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WORDS RELATED TO REGRETTABLY

  • acutely
  • badly
  • decidedly
  • deplorably
  • distressingly
  • gravely
  • grievously
  • harmfully
  • intensely
  • menacingly
  • perilously
  • precariously
  • quite
  • regrettably
  • severely
  • sorely
  • threateningly
  • very
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