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Definition of rueful?
What does rueful mean and what does it mean to be in a rueful manner?
What is a good sentence using the word rueful?
Rueful: adjective: a. causing people to feel sorrow or pity; lamentable b. feeling or showing sorrow or pity; mournful. c. feeling or showing regret. Example sentences: We felt rueful when our friend didn't get invited to the party. Some parents had rueful looks on their faces. One parent even made a rueful remark. When the party ended the host was left feeling rueful.
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How do you use rueful as an adjective in a sentence?