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In William Shakespeare

What did alack mean in Shakespeare time?

It's an expression of regret and sorrow. Apart from the word "alas", the closest we can come is "too bad!"
In William Shakespeare

What does shakespeare mean by the word alack?

It's an expression of sadness and regret. It often suggests that the situation is unfortunate, and so is somewhat similar to the way we might use "unfortunately". It often app ( Full Answer )
In William Shakespeare

What does Alack the day she's dead she's dead she's dead mean?

I think it means she's dead. I'm surprised you didn't pick up on that. This is Mrs. Capulet shortly after the Nurse discovers Juliet apparently dead in bed. She is pouring ( Full Answer )