Rueful in a Sentence  ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Rueful

displaying regret and/or sorrow for oneโ€™s actions

Examples of Rueful in a sentence

The rueful dog looked pitiful after it chewed up its blanket.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Because the judge felt the defendant wasnโ€™t rueful, he gave him a harsh sentence.  ๐Ÿ”Š

The womanโ€™s tear-stained face had a rueful look as she apologized for hitting my dog.  ๐Ÿ”Š

With a rueful nod of his head, Stan expressed his regret to his parents.  ๐Ÿ”Š

My brotherโ€™s rueful expression told me he was upset about missing my wedding  ๐Ÿ”Š

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