Example sentences for: alas

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

  • Your sister, alas, does not regard Lover Boy as a problem.

  • But the thrill, alas, is gone.

  • Alas, no: it was a street in Delft.

  • (The OED was originally published over a number of years in fascicles of various lengths which were sold by subscription, a method that is, alas, no longer practised.)

  • ..” Alas, Dr. Winch, who teaches philosophy at the University of Illinois at Urbana, has mistaken Zürich for Basel, where they were both members of the same faculty, ca . 1870s.

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