RUE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Rue Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A perennial suffrutescent plant (Ruta graveolens), having a strong, heavy odor and a bitter taste; herb of grace. It is used in medicine.
  2. (v. i.) To feel sorrow and regret; to repent.
  3. (v. i.) To have compassion.
  4. (n.) Fig.: Bitterness; disappointment; grief; regret.
  5. (v. t.) To lament; to regret extremely; to grieve for or over.
  6. (v. t.) Sorrow; repetance.
  7. (v. t.) To cause to grieve; to afflict.
  8. (v. t.) To repent of, and withdraw from, as a bargain; to get released from.


Synonyms:
Regret, Repent,

• Rueful Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Causing one to rue or lament; woeful; mournful; sorrowful.
  2. (a.) Expressing sorrow.


Synonyms:
Contrite, Remorseful, Ruthful, Sorry,

• Rued Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Rue


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