regret - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate regret

regret is hyphenated as re-gret

How to pronounce regret

regret is pronounced r ɪ´ɡr ɛt

Number of syllables in regret

The number of syllables in regret is 2

What part of speech in regret?

regret can be a noun or a verb participle

How common in the word regret?

regret is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does regret convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'regret'

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Common collocations before 'regret'

come, did, felt, going, just, made, make, might, never, now, only, something, time, will, without

Words with similar spelling to regret

egret, reglet, regreet

Common Verb Collocations of regret

add, be, begin, can, come, do, express, feel, find, go, have, hear, inform, learn, leave, live, look, make, may, might, must, oblige, say, see, shall, should, state, tell, will, 'll

Common Conjunction Collocations of regret

and, but, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing regret

Common collocations after 'pang'
Common collocations of 'pang'
Words with similar spelling to egret
Words with similar spelling to reglet
Words with similar spelling to regreet
Synonyms of 'affliction'
Synonyms of 'anguish'
Synonyms of 'apology'
Synonyms of 'attrition'
Synonyms of 'bemoan'
Synonyms of 'bewail'
Synonyms of 'CARE'
Synonyms of 'compassionate'
Synonyms of 'compunction'
Synonyms of 'contrition'
Synonyms of 'deplore'
Synonyms of 'disappointment'
Synonyms of 'dole'
Common Noun Collocations of apologies
Common Verb Collocations of absence
Common Verb Collocations of announce
Common Verb Collocations of akin
Common Verb Collocations of appreciative
Common Verb Collocations of bitterly
Common Verb Collocations of betraying
Common Noun Collocations of deep
Common Noun Collocations of disappointment
Common Noun Collocations of deepest
Common Verb Collocations of deeply
Common Noun Collocations of expressed
Common Noun Collocations of expressions
Common Noun Collocations of expressing
Common Noun Collocations of grieving
Common Noun Collocations of hells
Common Verb Collocations of hesitates
Common Noun Collocations of impotent
Common Verb Collocations of inconvenience
Common Noun Collocations of keenest
Common Noun Collocations of longing
Common Noun Collocations of longings
Common Noun Collocations of mortification
Common Verb Collocations of mourned
Common Verb Collocations of nuncio
Common Noun Collocations of pang
Common Verb Collocations of publishers
Common Verb Collocations of quitting
Common Noun Collocations of remorse
Common Noun Collocations of racking
Common Noun Collocations of sigh
Common Noun Collocations of shame
Common Noun Collocations of sadness
Common Noun Collocations of stab
Common Noun Collocations of sincere
Common Noun Collocations of twinge
Common Noun Collocations of tributes
Common Verb Collocations of tasted
Common Verb Collocations of thinkers
Common Noun Collocations of unfeigned
Common Verb Collocations of untimely