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Regret

See also Remorse.
Epimetheus Pandora’s
husband; regretted opening box. [Gk. Myth.: Kravitz, 90]
Hale, Nathan
(1755–1776) American Revolutionary spy, hanged by British; regretted only having one life to give for country. [Am. Hist.: NCE, 1176]
Moses
led his people to threshold of promised land but could not enter. [O.T.: Deuteronomy 34:1–4]
Nebo, Mt.
from which Moses views promised land he cannot enter. [O.T.: Deuteronomy 34:1–4]
raspberry
symbol of regret and grief. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 177]
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Darkest side of the picture was that the boy was not regretful of his act and was adamant to be on right side, and claimed that by marking him absent when he was in a religious gathering, his teacher commits blasphemy.
The mover, Hina Pervaiz Butt MPA, in her resolution stated, that the rape and murder of a girl child Zainab was highly regretful.
Talal Chaudhry terming the clash regretful told that investigation has been ordered in the matter.
Ahsan Iqbal's statement against country top institutions including apex court and national security departments is absolutely regretful and condemnable' he stated this in response to Ahsan Iqbal's press conference.
You will be left feeling blindsided, and quite regretful that you didn't give Austen more credit when it came to seeing the political, economic, religious and social structures she seems to lampoon.
The performances are A Regretful Story in the Tang Palace, The Blindness of Li Xian and The Affair between L Bu the Hero and Diao Chan the Beauty.
Start a parliamentary petition of regretful leave voters - show the numbers that would vote differently now; lobby your MP to vote against a bill to take us out; write letters to the paper; organise a protest outside Number 10 or Boris's house; challenge the people in the street who now think it's OK to shout racist insults.
A PIA spokesperson said that the incident was regretful.
Steve Ross, a restructuring partner at the firm's Newcastle offices and one of the joint liquidators, along with Matt Higgins, said: "It is regretful to all concerned that The Play Station has had to close its doors and we are working with third parties to return any personal items found inside the premises.
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Meanwhile, a spokesperson for British Airways said that they had begun a full investigation, and were trying to contact the footie ace's wife to apologise for the regretful incident.