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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishalasa‧las1 /Ι™ΛˆlΓ¦s/ adverb [sentence adverb] formal πŸ”Š πŸ”Š PITY/IT'S A PITYused when mentioning a fact that you wish was not true πŸ”Š Donald, alas, died last year.
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alasβ€’ The promise, alas, was broken.
alasalas2 interjection literary πŸ”Š πŸ”Š SAD/UNHAPPYused to express sadness, shame, or fear
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