Rueful sentence example
Daniel just looked at him with a rueful grin.
He gazed down into the river water, with what looked like a fond, rueful smile.
To round off the weekend 's matches, John Cannon sends a rueful comment from a Sussex viewpoint.
That was the rueful verdict of no less a person than Fianna Fa il toiseach Bertie Ahern in the aftermath of the count.
However, I think those pouring scorn on this notion will very soon come to feel a little rueful.Advertisement
Visitors ' manager, Neville Powell was left looking very rueful after such a poor display from his underperforming team.
I only hope you gents ai n't too stony And he touched his pockets with a rueful face.
I owned up the following morning - amid some laughter and more rueful looks.
He made it and gave her a rueful smile before dropping down beside her.