Definitions For Wellaway


{{en-interj}} (chiefly, _, archaic, literary) {{n-g, Expression of sadness, regret, remorse, etc.}}, alas, "woe"!


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From Middle English weylawey, from {{inh, en, ang, weg-lā-weg}}, alteration of wā lā wā, with substitution of {{der, en, non, vei}} for {{cog, ang, wā}}. Compare wellawo, weila.

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{{alter, en, welaway, well away}} {{alter, en, welladay, well-a-day}}

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