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Definition of Ruefully

Ruefully
Rueful Rue"ful, a. 1. Causing one to rue or lament; woeful; mournful; sorrowful. 2. Expressing sorrow. ``Rueful faces.' --Dryden. Two rueful figures, with long black cloaks. --Sir W. Scott. -- Rue"ful*ly, adv. -- Rue"ful*ness, n.

Meaning of Ruefully from wikipedia

- ****." In terms of his lapsed Catholicism, he has stated that he "came to ruefully and bemusedly understand that once you're a Catholic you're always a Catholic"...
- November 24, 2019. Riefe, Jordan (May 18, 2016). "Director Robert Longo Ruefully Recalls 'Johnny Mnemonic': "I Had Post-Traumatic Stress From That Movie""...
- workplace. "'Actresses have the power,' Alec Metro, one of the men in line, ruefully noted of the X-rated industry. A former firefighter who claimed to have...
- upon hearing on his deathbed that his wife had given birth to a daughter, ruefully exclaimed, "It cam wi' a l**** and it will gang wi' a l****!" His House of...
- Guardian in February 2018, subsequent to her The Good Wife success, Panjabi ruefully recalled "An agent told me an Indian woman could never have a Hollywood...
- death"). risum teneatis, amici? Can you help laughing, friends? An ironic or rueful commentary, appended following a fanciful or unbelievable tale. risus abundat...
- placed her in the Highland Hospital in Asheville, North Carolina, writing ruefully to friends: Zelda now claims to be in direct contact with Christ, William...
- Some later rejoined only to separate again. In what some interpret as rueful self-reproach, some Presbyterians refer to the divided Presbyterian churches...
- division of conscious, preconscious, and unconscious, though as he noted ruefully "the three qualities of consciousness and the three provinces of the mental...
- Theatre in London Gough excelled as a comedian, playing a resigned and rueful parent in Alan Ayckbourn's Bedroom Farce (1977). When the comedy transferred...
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