Regretfully - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈɡretfəli|  American pronunciation of the word regretfully
Brit.  |rɪˈɡrɛtfəli|  British pronunciation of the word regretfully

adverb

- with regret (used in polite formulas)

I must regretfully decline your kind invitation

Examples

'I must go,' he said regretfully.

Regretfully, we do not have time to continue this discussion now.

“I must leave now,” he said regretfully.

I must regretfully decline your invitation.

I must regretfully decline your kind invitation

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