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rue the day (that something happened)

To curse or bitterly regret a point in time (in which something happened or one did something). I swear to you now, you will rue the day you ever crossed me! Men, if their soldiers advance upon us, we must ensure that they will rue the day!
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rue the day (that) (something) happened

To feel bitter regret or remorse that something has happened; to wish that something never came to pass. That no-good, lying cheat! I'll make sure he rues the day he crossed me, if it's the last thing I do! Your dad must be rueing the day he agreed to buy you a car if you got an A in all your classes.
See also: happen, rue
References in classic literature ?
He is at a livery stable in the Rue Dubourg, just by.
You shall give me all the information in your power about these murders in the Rue Morgue.
I perfectly well know that you are innocent of the atrocities in the Rue Morgue.
In passing down an alley in the rear of the Rue Morgue, the fugitive's attention was arrested by a light gleaming from the open window of Madame L'Espanaye's chamber, in the fourth story of her house.
Now it was that those hideous shrieks arose upon the night, which had startled from slumber the inmates of the Rue Morgue.
My children," said the official, "here is the gentleman whom you met in the Rue Maule last evening.
He saw that she knew nothing of the occurrence in the Rue Maule, nor did he mention it, fearing that it might distress her.
Des efforts assidus et un travail d'arrache-pied s'effectuent au niveau du ministere de l'Environnement pour contribuer a la proprete des rues et a lever les dechets des rues principales de la capitale, dans le cadre de l'axe de proprete inclus dans le plan des 100 jours du president Dr Mohamed Morsi.
La contribution deja remarquable de l'historien et professeur Paul-Andre Linteau (UQAM) a l'histoire urbane de Montreal s'enrichit d'une synthese, la premiere consacree a Tune des rues les plus reptutees de Montreal: Sainte-Catherine.
Plusieurs enfants se sont refugies dans les rues pour se revolter et pour fuir un mode de vie oE ils etaient maltraites et victimes d'abus de tout genre[beaucoup plus grand que].
Note: It appears that this rue applies regardless of whether the antichurning rues apply to the transaction.
lt;<Car si les hommes vivent peu, les rues, elles, vivent longtemps, parfois plusieurs millenaires, et Rome offre l'exemple de plusieurs rues d'origine antique toujours utilisees a present.
George and Rue by George Elliott Clarke Carroll & Graf, February 2006 $23, ISBN 0-7867-1620-7
Magenta station lies in the 10th arrondissement of Paris, between the Gare du Nord and Gare de l'Est, within a triangle formed by rue du Faubourg Saint-Denis, rue Demarquay and rue de l'Aqueduc.