Example sentences for: alas

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

  • The subject, alas, calls for jokes to be explained, surely the most painful experience that could be dreamt up by the mind of woman (just to give them equal time): Torquemada do your worst!

  • Alas, some people bleed to death.

  • Alas, there is a semi-underground market--collectively called "the bone trade"--that trafficks in body parts imbued with historic significance or celebrity cachet.

  • Alas, one rarely hears the echt Litvisch accent these days.

  • Alas, it appears it is not to be.

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