lackaday

interjection
lack·​a·​day | \ ˈla-kə-ˌdā How to pronounce lackaday (audio) \

Definition of lackaday

archaic
used to express regret or deprecation

First Known Use of lackaday

1695, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lackaday

by alteration & shortening from alack the day

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“Lackaday.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lackaday. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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