There are 2 main translations of rue in Spanish

: rue1rue2

rue1

lamentar, v.

Pronunciation /ru//ruː/

transitive verb

  • 1

    lamentar
    arrepentirse de
    • Labour could be left ruing that decision this weekend.
    • They battled hard throughout but were left to rue their many missed chances.
    • Drivers who did not heed the advice were to rue their decision later.
    • The modern Republican Party will rue the day they pushed us to our limit.
    • They probably are rueing some missed chances but no doubt they will learn from the experience and we are very proud of their achievements this year.
    • Residents who planted trees on this road are now ruing the decision that they once thought would help the community.
    • The show's producers must be ruing the day they decided to let contestants play until they lose.
    • Mackenzie himself went further than expected in the championship, but will still be rueing his semi-final defeat.
    • They ventured into sports much later in their life, having spent most of their formative years ruing their misfortune.
    • I wonder if in years to come I will look back and rue an opportunity missed?
    • Right now, kindly liberals are rueing his jackbooted foray into immigration.
    • Anglers might be rueing the lack of permanent pegging.
    • States that worked hard to attract high-tech jobs are also ruing the decision, and discovering that a more diversified economy is more prosperous during the bust.
    • They squandered the opportunity and will surely rue that decision.
    • Graduate students who want to pursue particular issues will rue the lack of footnotes.
    • I rue the fact that I never seized on this domain name for my site.
    • They were four goals down at the last change and were left ruing their slow start.
    • She seems to be rueing that choice, but we'll see how that turns out.
    • She expressed admiration for his work, but rued her inability to understand his mathematics.
    • Some of you may be ruing the rise of the religious right.
    • A double economic blow that could cost South Lakeland more than 60 jobs has left two local businessmen rueing the day they sold their successful firms to out-of-town companies.

There are 2 main translations of rue in Spanish

: rue1rue2

rue2

ruda, n.

noun

  • 1

    ruda feminine
    • Several statements about rue in the current herbal literature need clarification.
    • Many herbs can help to deter flies, such as lavender, sweet woodruff, lemon verbena, star anise, tansy, any of the mints, rosemary, bay, chamomile, rue, elder, southernwood and basil.
    • The national plant is rue, and the national bird is the stork.
    • The medical use of rue is very wide.
    • Not all herbs smell good - catmint, curry plant, pyrethrum, rue, santolina and tansy are all pretty pongy, ranging from slightly musty to downright disgusting.
    • Although rue is often used as an ornamental plant in gardens or flowerbeds, its strong smell usually makes rue unpopular for use close to homes.
    • In ancient Greece and Egypt, rue was employed to stimulate menstrual bleeding, induce abortions, and strengthen eyesight.
    • Less invasive is common rue, a medicinal plant with blueish leaves and yellow flowers.