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synonyms for rue

  • apologize
  • deplore
  • grieve
  • lament
  • mourn
  • be sorry for
  • cry over
  • feel remorse
  • feel sorry
  • kick oneself
  • weep over
See also synonyms for: rued
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antonyms for rue

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  • be happy
  • delight
  • praise
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How to use rue in a sentence

Happening to walk down the Rue Saint Honoré, he had come upon tragedy.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
She lay on her bed in the little room, ten feet by seven, away, away at the top of the house in the Rue Saint Honoré.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Charles de la Rue, a French Jesuit, died; distinguished as an orator and poet and a professor of belles-lettres.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
And were it not that you have done me the courtesy of ferrying me over this narrow passage, you should rue your wish.'
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
It struck and injured fatally an innocent outsider, who was taken to the Charity Hospital, in the rue Jacob, and died there.
THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
Yes; he lives at Rue de ——; at least, that's where I always go to get my money for the flowers you see there.
CAMILLE (LA DAME AUX CAMILIAS)ALEXANDRE DUMAS, FILS
She resided in the rue Joubert, Paris, where she held receptions until the marriage of her younger daughter.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
In 1819, the marquis and the comte dwelt together in their house, rue Saint-Dominique, Paris.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
Near the rue Monge there is a small café and restaurant, a place celebrated for its onion soup and its chicken.
THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
I look back to bow my acknowledgment, but it is too late; we have turned the corner and the rue Vaugirard is but a memory!
THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO RUE

  • affliction
  • agony
  • distress
  • dole
  • dolor
  • grief
  • heartache
  • heartbreak
  • hurting
  • misery
  • pang
  • rue
  • sorrow
  • suffering
  • throe
  • torment
  • torture
  • woe
  • wretchedness
  • attrition
  • conscience
  • contrition
  • misgiving
  • penitence
  • penitency
  • pity
  • punctiliousness
  • qualm
  • reluctance
  • remorse
  • repentance
  • rue
  • ruth
  • shame
  • stab of conscience
  • sympathy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.