Ala

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  • Alas, such things had been done, and why should they not be done again? Cited from The Jungle Fugitives, by Edward S. Ellis
  • But alas, there comes a time when the best of friends must part. Cited from In Africa, by John T. McCutcheon
  • Alas, how little he knew what that day was to bring forth! Cited from Vera Nevill, by Mrs. H. Lovett Cameron
  • Alas, my poor friend was cut off in the spring of his bright existence. Cited from The Life of William Ewart Gladstone, Vol. 1 (of 3), by John Morley
  • Alas, only the last of these three is left among us! Cited from Thackeray, by Anthony Trollope
  • Alas, the site did not see much action during the war.
  • Alas, we know nothing of him and are now starting on a search to learn. Cited from The North American Indian, Vol. 1 of 20, by Edward S. Curtis
  • Alas, there is no bridge, so you will have to build one.
  • Alas for the little savage if he had given way at that time! Cited from Personal Reminiscences in Book Making, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • If only I had been more determined to do right; if, alas! Cited from Parkhurst Boys, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • Alas, rather is evil believed of another man than good; we are so weak. Cited from Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 6, by Charles H. Sylvester
  • Credit therefore, except in the sense of twelve months' credit where now alas! Cited from Uncollected Writings of Thomas de Quincey--Vol. 1, by Thomas de Quincey
  • Alas, for him who is gone and hath done no good work! Cited from Book of Wise Sayings, by W. A. Clouston
  • Alas, for us, who have lost our best friend, the sun! Cited from Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 2 (of 3), by J. A. Jones
  • Alas, neither one, nor the other can be recognized, be identified about it.
  • Alas that I should say it, who have received such benefits from them! Cited from Manco, the Peruvian Chief, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • But alas, those days are over; those were days worth living in. Cited from Lorna Doone, by R. D. Blackmore
  • There is also a country road from Alas in the north-east.
  • Alas, she knew that this was not possible; every hour of the next morning was filled up. Cited from Good Old Anna, by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  • Alas, is not this the history of all highest Truth that comes or ever came into the world? Cited from Sartor Resartus, and On Heroes, by Thomas Carlyle
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Meaning of Ala

  • noun A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism
    the alae of the nose, the alae of a maple seed, the flat petals of a pea blossom are alae
  • noun A wing of an insect