more's the pity
This page is about the conversational phrase more's the pity
You can say this if you're disappointed that something's true, or disappointed that something's happened or will happen.
- "You're going home tomorrow, aren't you?"
"Yes, more's the pity. I love it here in Thailand."
- "Is the movie still showing?"
"No, more's the pity. I would've liked to see it but it finished yesterday."
A synonym of "unfortunately"
I said, "Is Silvio at work?" and his wife said, "Yes, more's the pity.
Contributor: Matt Errey