ざんねん【残念】

  1. 残念な 〔失望させる〕disappointing; 〔遺憾な〕regrettable; 〔口惜しい〕vexing
  1. 残念がる be disappointed; regret; be vexed ((at, with))
    • 昨日はお会いできなくて残念でした
    • I'm sorry I didn't see you yesterday.
    • あなたが来られないのは実に残念だ
    • It is a pity [I'm awfully sorry] you cannot come.
    • 健康に十分に注意しなかったことを残念に思います
    • 「I regret 「not having taken [that I did not take] better care of myself.
    • 彼にまんまとだまされたのは残念至極だ
    • I'm mad at myself for being so neatly [cleverly] taken in by him.
    • 残念でした
    • Too bad!
    • 残念無念
    • What a shame!
    • 残念ながらその日は伺えません
    • 「I'm sorry I won't [((文)) I regret that I shall not] be able to come on that day.
    • 残念ながら招待を断った
    • I regretfully declined the invitation.
    • 残念ながら欠席と返事した
    • I sent my regrets.
    • 残念なことに彼の講義が病気のため中止となった
    • To our regret, his lecture was canceled because he was ill.
  1. 残念賞 a consolation prize