Part of speech: verb

To be sorry for; feel remorse; grieve; pity.

Part of speech: noun

A small bushy herb with bitter leaves; a bitter draft.

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Usage examples "rue":

  1. There the Vicar of Haworth brought his two daughters one February day, spent one night in Brussels and went straight back to his old house on the moors, so modern in comparison with the mansion in Rue d'Isabelle. - "Emily Brontë", A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances) Robinson.
  2. And if you refer to the diamond, it was given to me not an hour ago by Miss Vandeleur in the Rue Lepic. - "New-Arabian-Nights", Stevenson, Robert Louis.
  3. Rue M- T-, No. 27. Adieu. - "Zanoni", Edward Bulwer Lytton.