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synonyms for regretted

  • apologize
  • bemoan
  • deplore
  • grieve
  • lament
  • repent
  • bewail
  • deprecate
  • disapprove
  • miss
  • moan
  • mourn
  • repine
  • rue
  • weep
  • be disturbed
  • be sorry for
  • cry over
  • cry over spilled milk
  • feel remorse
  • feel sorry
  • feel uneasy
  • have compunctions
  • have qualms
  • kick oneself
  • look back
  • weep over
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antonyms for regretted

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  • be happy
  • delight
  • praise
  • approve
  • endorse
  • be content
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How to use regretted in a sentence

Let’s come together and commit to a shared future so that we will be able to look back at this moment in history not with regrets of how we failed, but with admiration for what we achieved.
NESTLÉ CEO: CLIMATE CHANGE LAGGARDS PUT THE PLANET—AND THEIR BUSINESSES—AT RISKMATTHEWHEIMERDECEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
So she asked her relatives to film short testimonials about their illness and their regret over attending the lunch, which was combined into the clip shared by the city.
A BIRTHDAY LUNCH LEFT 15 TEXAS RELATIVES BATTLING COVID-19: ‘PLEASE DON’T BE LIKE MY FAMILY’ANDREA SALCEDONOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
As Thomas Crown might say, regret is a waste of time, as is mendacity.
WHY VISA’S $5 BILLION PLAID DEAL IS IN DEEP TROUBLEAARON PRESSMANNOVEMBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
The onboard quick-charging tech can deliver around four hours of playtime with a 10-minute charge, too, so no more regrets if you forget to charge up before a trip.
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He worked long hours and was prone to explosions of violence followed by expressions of regret.
THERE’S ALWAYS SOME KILLING YOU GOT TO DO ON A FARMEUGENE ROBINSONOCTOBER 23, 2020OZY
We did not talk much about the past at dinner, except—ah me, how bitterly we regretted our 10 per cent.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Everybody was sorry to go when they left, and their host regretted the departure of his visitors.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
We will now mention a fact which in the estimation of all true lovers of these fine violins is to be greatly regretted.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
She regretted that she had not made Arobin stay a half hour to talk over the horses with her.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He was rapidly acquiring distinction in science, and his loss was much regretted.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
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