Definition of regretful:
forged, distressing, dingy, spoilt, dismal, grim, defective, good-for-nothing, no-good, risky, no-count, tough, gloomy, compunctious, good-for-naught, high-risk, dark, blue, drab, speculative, spoiled, drear, pitiful, regret, lamentable, penitential, uncollectible, unfit, unsound, disconsolate, meritless, sorry, sad, no-account, big, deplorable, dreary, bad.
- "Spinning-Wheel Stories", Louisa May Alcott.
- "The House of Martha", Frank R. Stockton.
- "The Major", Ralph Connor.