Regretfully vs. Regrettably

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  • Regretfully (adverb)

    In a regretful manner, with regret.

  • Regretfully (adverb)

    Unfortunately, in a manner inspiring or deserving regret; used only as a sentence adverb (to introduce and modify an entire sentence).

  • Regrettably (adverb)

    In a manner inspiring or deserving regret.

  • Regrettably (adverb)

    unfortunately (used to express apology for or sadness at something)

    “regrettably, last night’s audience was a meagre one”

Oxford Dictionary

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