r'gret

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French regret(lamentation, complaint), deverbal of regreter(to lament), from re-(intensive prefix) + *greter, *grater(to weep), from Frankish *grētan(to weep, mourn, lament), *grēotan(to cry, weep), from Proto-Germanic *grētaną(to weep), *greutaną(to weep, cry), from Proto-Indo-European *ghrew-(to weep, be sad).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

r'gret m (plural r'grets)

  1. (Jersey) regret