Portuguese translation of 'alas'
ai!, ai de mim!
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Example Sentences Including 'alas'
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The latter, alas, also excludes vernacular fiction.The Times Literary Supplement (2013)
Some are great but many are, alas, poor.The Sun (2009)
They are also, alas, elbowing common sense out of the window.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Alas, I now have only one left.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
But now, alas, suits are out of style.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
It should also not, alas, be surprising.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Now, alas, she is no more.The Sun (2008)
Too often, alas, they have it exactly right.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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'alas' in Other Languages
British English: alas ADVERB
You use alas to say that you think that the facts you are talking about are sad or unfortunate.
Alas, their happiness was not to last.
Translation of alas from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary