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  1. regrettablyadverb

    unfortunately, regretfully

  2. regrettablyadverb

    In a manner inspiring or deserving regret.

    unfortunately, regretfully

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfortunately, unluckily, regrettably, alasadverb

    by bad luck

    "unfortunately it rained all day"; "alas, I cannot stay"

    unluckily, unfortunately, alas

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "regrettably":

    unfortunately, sadly, alas, regretfully, lamentably, woefully, deplorably

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  1. Dennis Ross:

    Regrettably, these attacks on our forces will continue as Iran has no problem fighting to the last of the Shia militias and believe they can force us out of Iraq.

  2. Joe McCann:

    … Over time, people have a conscious and want to talk about something they saw [ or ] heard that they did n’t feel comfortable talking about several years ago, now it’s their opportunity to do so and regrettably, I would say it’s probably the last opportunity. I ca n’t see this case getting publicity another 10 years from now.

  3. Ellen Lord:

    Turkey will certainly and regrettably lose jobs and future economic opportunities from this decision, it will no longer receive more than $9 billion in projected work share related to the F-35 over the life of the program.

  4. Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf:

    Regrettably, the inhumanity of rape is still being perpetrated ... this wickedness must be brought to an end.

  5. Shirley Cramer:

    Their claims of 'commitment to a smoke-free future' might be more believable were they not continuing to aggressively advertise Marlboro across the developing world, where tobacco regulation is regrettably far laxer than in the UK.

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