Regrettable - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈɡretəbl|  American pronunciation of the word regrettable
Brit.  |rɪˈɡrɛtəb(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word regrettable

adjective

- deserving regret

regrettable remarks
it's regrettable that she didn't go to college

Examples

His decision to quit is regrettable.

It was a regrettable mistake.

This was a very regrettable error.

It's regrettable that classical music receives so little attention.

it's regrettable that she didn't go to college

...was his hurtful remark a regrettable stumble, or was it made with artful intention?...

It was a regrettable incident but I now consider the matter closed.

Taxes are a regrettable necessity.

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