Rue

8 Definitions of Rue

The meaning of the word rue, the definition of Rue:

n. - A perennial suffrutescent plant (Ruta graveolens), having a strong, heavy odor and a bitter taste; herb of grace. It is used in medicine.

n. - Fig.: Bitterness; disappointment; grief; regret.

v. t. - To lament; to regret extremely; to grieve for or over.

v. t. - To cause to grieve; to afflict.

v. t. - To repent of, and withdraw from, as a bargain; to get released from.

v. i. - To have compassion.

v. i. - To feel sorrow and regret; to repent.

v. t. - Sorrow; repetance.


The word "rue" uses 3 letters: E R U

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after rue, or to rue in any order:

a - urea   b - rube   c - cure ecru   d - dure rude rued   g - grue urge   l - lure rule   m - mure   n - rune   o - euro roue   p - pure   r - ruer   s - rues ruse suer sure user   t - true  

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