A courteous expression of regret, especially at having to decline an invitation.
Sorrow is a feeling of great sadness or grief, often caused by loss or disappointment.
To experience, undergo, or feel (something painful, injurious, or unpleasant):
To feel pity (for)
To grieve audibly; wail.
To regret; bemoan.
To cause to suffer pain.
To cause pain or suffering to; distress very much
A feeling of slight regret for something done
Find another word for rues. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for rues, like: regrets, sorrows, repents, suffers, pities, laments, grieves, deplores, anguishes, afflicts and compunctions.