Translation of regretful in Spanish:


de pesar, adj.

Pronunciation /rəˈɡrɛtfəl/ /rɪˈɡrɛtfʊl/ /rɪˈɡrɛtf(ə)l/


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    (expression/note) de pesar
    she felt very regretful about it lo lamentaba mucho
    • Jason kneeled near the dog, and gave a regretful smile.
    • He walked out with somewhat a regretful smile on his face, his eyes lost in the past; he nearly walked into the closed door!
    • In one case, a tiny, angry-looking boy is judged sufficiently regretful to return to the school where he threatened a bodyguard.
    • Don't get me wrong: I'm not overly traumatized - just occasionally regretful.
    • ‘He apologised and was really regretful even though he was not involved in the actual attack,’ he said.
    • He said everyone present was deeply regretful about the situation and had really wanted to see the radiotherapy unit become a reality.
    • At the same time, I breathe a regretful sigh at the anguish, the desperation and the rage reflected in the letters I hold in my hand.
    • But it is utterly regretful that no one could understand the reality.
    • I'm thankful for what it's given me, and regretful for what it's taken.
    • I am deeply regretful about this mistake of others - no, I will not say sorry.
    • However, there is no doubt in my mind that the two officers were genuinely regretful that they were not requested to stop traffic.
    • Bragg sometimes seems vaguely regretful about the fact that he is not thought of, primarily, as a writer.
    • I give it a regretful look, hoping it won't be my last and turn to head back inside.
    • Kent the narrator is wise to the flaws of his younger self, if not exactly regretful.
    • His eyes cast themselves to the floor, and his attempt at a smile followed; he looked almost regretful.
    • Her smile was slightly sad and regretful, almost pitying as she continued speaking.
    • She slipped out the door, relieved that she was able to sneak out, vacating the room, before anything regretful was said or done.
    • This is truly regretful and I offer my candid apologies.
    • I sat there in quiet, feeling regretful for anything contemptible I ever thought about the many sitting in front of me.
    • Overall, there was something in his eyes she had noticed: sadness, a deep, regretful sadness.