Sentence Examples

  • But alas! we do like cowbirds and cuckoos, which lay their eggs in nests which other birds have built, and cheer no traveller with their chattering and unmusical notes.
  • Alas), a Greek hero, son of Ozleus, king of Locris, called the "lesser" or Locrian Ajax, to distinguish him from Ajax, son of Telamon.
  • We shall rouse against you princes and prelates, who, alas, will arm nations and kingdoms against this land ...
  • From this point, alas, divergence begins.
  • I'd rather have entertained my house guest than listened to his sniveling and begging but alas, I do what I have to do.

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