alack

interjection \ ə-ˈlak \

Definition of alack

used to express sorrow or regret

Examples of alack in a Sentence

  1. alack, it's true—the only good restaurant in town is closing!

Origin and Etymology of alack

Middle English

alack Synonyms

Synonyms

alas, ay, woe;

Related Words

ouch, ow;

aw, phooey, rats, sheesh, shucks;

bah, boo, fie, ho hum, humph, pish, pooh, tsk, tush, tut, yuck (also yuk);



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