Example sentences for: alas

How can you use “alas” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Chatterbox, alas, couldn't pose this question to the book's principal author, Susan P. Baker of the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, because ... she's on vacation!

  • R: I saw desserts; I'd no lemons, alas, no melon; distressed was I .

  • Alas, the kind of bystander you are is helpless because people in these relationships have blinders on and defenses in place.

  • Your experience, alas, is a perfect example of the old saying, "No good deed goes unpunished."

  • basement, alas, a mop and bucket my squeezingremedy: and Phyllis off at a funeral:

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