- 第三人称单数: regrets;
- 过去式: regretted;
- 过去分词: regretted;
- 现在分词: regretting;
Much to my regret you weren't at home when I called.
Don't rush into marriage; you might regret it later.
不要匆匆忙忙结婚, 不然 你以后也许要后悔的.
The Prime Minister expressed her regret at the failure of the talks.
A moment's error can bring a lifelong regret.
One single slip brings eternal regret , and looking back, your whole life has passed away.
I regret to tell you that my friend is ill.
I regret selling the house.
To this day I do not regret having made that remark.
The police offered no expression of regret at his wrongful arrest.
Much to my regret, I am unable to accept your kind invitation.
I regret my bad action.
I regret to say that he is badly ill.
I deeply regret the death of your friend.
I regret to have made your acquaintance so late.
I regret getting involved with my daughter's marital problems; all its done is t o bring trouble about my ears.
Don't go off at half cock and accept any offer you'll regret later.
I can play the piano by ear, but I regret now that I never learned to read music properly.
I regret my ignorance on the subject.
Cross me and you'll regret it.
She felt sudden pangs of regret.
I regret to have told him the thing.
I regret being unable to say that I cannot come.
To his regret, he couldn't catch the train.
I regret what I've done to her.
I regret having to tell you to leave [ I regret to have to tell you to leave ] .
I came to regret my unconsidered remarks.
From Cairo came expressions of regret at the attack.
He did not regret saying what he did but felt that he could have expressed it differently.
She has accepted his resignation with regret.
I don't regret stepping out of the security of marriage.
Viewing the past in high definition can make it very difficult to get over pain and regret.
Those who take risks they later regret usually focus on immolate benefits and simply haven't considered what might go wrong.
Those who take risks they regret later on are usually very aggressive
They fear they will regret it afterwards.
They may regret the time they wasted.
viewing the past in high definition can make it very difficult to get over pain and regret.
2017年6月四级真题（第一套）阅读 Section B
What is the author's regret about many American universities?
She regrets asking the man for help.
She never regrets any decisions she makes.
She regrets having bought one of the T-shirts.
He regrets having published the article
In a society that so persistently celebrates procreation, is it any wonder that admitting you regret having children is equivalent to admitting you support kitten-killing ? It doesn’t seem quite fair,then, to compare the regrets of parents to the regrets of the children.
However, even though it's common, it's important to keep in mind that in a single moment of fatigue, you can say something to your child that you may regret for a long time.
2020年考研真题（英语二）完形填空 Section Ⅰ
In a society that so persistently celebrates procreation, is it any wonder that admitting you regret having children is equivalent to admitting you support kitten-killing?
2011年考研真题（英语一）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ收起真题例句
1. sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment;
"he drank to drown his sorrows"
"he wrote a note expressing his regret"
"to his rue, the error cost him the game"
1. feel remorse for; feel sorry for; be contrite about
2. feel sad about the loss or absence of
3. decline formally or politely;
"I regret I can't come to the party"
4. be sorry;
"I regret to say that you did not gain admission to Harvard"
regretful 后悔的, 抱歉的, 惋惜的, 遗憾的
regret[n.&v. 遗憾,懊悔,抱歉]+ful……的→regretful后悔的, 抱歉的
regrettable 可叹的, 可惜的