regretful


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Synonyms for regretful

Synonyms for regretful

expressing or inclined to express an apology

feeling or expressing regret for one's sins or misdeeds

Synonyms for regretful

feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone

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Salah bin Ali Abdulrahmn express deep regret over the recent regretful incidents of violence, vandalism and sabotage that resulted in the death of an on-duty police officer by a projectile shot by rioters in Sehla and another by a bird short during confrontations with security officers in Daih.
It does not need a regretful hankering after the past or a fettering of the free intelligence by the words uttered long ago by ignorant men.
I have coached him since he was 14 and I know him well enough to know that he is hugely regretful of the incident," said Lancaster, who watched Clark develop through the Leeds academy.
It is regretful that the vocabulary in the Parliament reflects the situation in the Albanian politics," said Nasufi adding that if the opposition wants to oppose the government, it does not give it the right to insult.
I'm regretful that I won which is ridiculous, but it is because of the punishment.
Sinead's trophy will be inscribed with the following words of wisdom: If you fancy two weeks of dodgy relations and regretful actions, next time go for an 18-30 holiday to Ayia Napa.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iranian Navy commander warned that in case Iran comes under a US military attack, its response will make Washington regretful.
With reference to the letter regarding the Bahraini tenant not paying rent for five to seven months and still enjoying facilities in the building, it is shameful and regretful that the court has given him an extended period of two months.
He stated to the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) on Friday "It is regretful to see some political sides calling to dissolve the government," assuring that "This call hints that the political process in Iraq involves defect.
According to Ermira Mehmeti from BDI, it is regretful that the DIK president was elected without the votes of the opposition.
DAMASCUS, (SANA)-An official source on Sunday announced that while a delegation sent by President Bashar al-Assad to offer condolences to the families of two martyrs died in Dara'a regretful events, a group of troublemakers attacked hospitals in Dara'a, setting fire to private and public properties, frightening families and residents, firing at police men who didn't return fire.
22 (Petra) -- The Cabinet discussed on Tuesday the conditions of Jordanian citizens in Libya after the regretful events and riots.
I never served in our military and the older I get the more regretful I become.
The Cabinet discussed on Saturday the regretful events that followed a football match on Friday in the run-up to the country's national league championship between Jordan's two main football clubs,.
Ihsanoglu also expressed his deep concern on the regretful incident and called for peaceful coexistence among the various minorities in Kyrgyzstan.