Meaning of alas

  1. used to express grief, pity, or concern.
    alas, my funds have some limitations

Middle English: from Old French a las, a lasse, from a ‘ah’ + las(se ) (from Latin lassus ‘weary’).

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Information about alas

Hyphenation of alas


  • It consists of 1 syllables and 4 chars.
  • alas is a word monosyllabic because it has one syllable

alas synonyms

Meaning unfortunately:

unfortunately, unluckily, regrettably

Anagrams of alas

Sala, aals, laas, lasa, sala

Words that rhyme with alas

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