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"Cide-decide. So. xlvi. n.

To 'cide this title is impannelled

A 'quest of thoughts.
Cinna, the poet, death of, - from North'sPlutarch.' J.C.
iii. 3, i.

Enter Cinna, the poet.
Circummurid--walled round. M. M. iv. 1, n.

He hath a garden circummur'd with brick.
Circumstance, in two senses : l. circumstantial deduction ;
2. position. G. V. i. 1, n.

So, by your circumstance, I fear, you 'll prove.
Circumstance-circumlocution. 0. i. 1, n.

With a bombast circumstance,
Horribly st'uff'd with epithets of war,

Nonsuits my mediators.
Cittern-hend-head of a cittern or guitar. L. L. L. v. 8, n.

H. What is this?

Buyet. A cittern-head.
Citizens to their dens. A. C. v. 1, n.

The round world
Should have shook lions into civil streets,

And citizens to their dens
City feasts. A. W. ii. 5, i.

Like him that leaped into the custard.
Civil-grave. T. N. iii. 4, n.

He is sad, and civil.
Civil-decorous. L. C. n.

Shook oil my sober guards, and ciril fears.
Clamorr your tongues. W. T. iv. 3, n.

Climrur your ungues, and not a word more.
Clap thyself my love. W. T. 1. 2, n.

Ere I could make thee open thy white hand,

And clap thyself my lure.
Classical allusions. T. S. i. 1, i.


I saw sweet beauty in her face,
Such as the daughter of Agenor had.
Clean kam-nothing to the purpose. Cor. iii. 1, n.

This is clean kam.
Clear-stories-clerestories. T. N. iv. 2, n.

And the clear-stories towards the south-north are as

lustrous as ebony.
Clear thy crystals-dry thine eyes. II. F. ii. 3, n.

Go, clear thy crystals.
Cleare to my consent-unite yourself to my fortunes. M.ii.
1, n.

If you shall cleare to my consent,- when 't is

It shall make honour for you.
Cleft the root-(in archery). See Cleave the pin. G. V. v.
4, n.

How oft hast thou with perjury cleft the root.
Cleopatra, flight of,--from North’s ‘Plutarch.' A. C. iii. 8, i.

Naught, naught, all naught!
Cleopatra taken by Proculeius,-from North's · Plutarch.'
A. C. v. 2, i,

Guard her till Cæsar come.
Cleopatra, death of,—from North’s ‘ Plutarch.' A. C. v. 2, i.

Cæsar through Syria
Intends his journey.
Clinquant-bright with gingling ornaments. H. E. i. 1, n.

Today, the French,
All clinquunt, all in gold, like heathen gods,

Shone down the English.
Clothier's yard. L. iv. 6, n.

That fellow handles his bow like a crow-keeper : draw

me a cluthier's yard.
Clubs, bills, and partizang. R. J. i. 1, i.

Clubs, bills, and partizans, strike! beat them down.
Coaches. MW.ii. 2, 1.

Coach after coach.
Coasteth-advanceth. V. A. n.

And all in haste she coa steth to the cry.
Coats in heraldry. M.N. D iii. 2, i.

Two of the first, like coats in heraldry.
Cock-shut time-cock-roost time, time at which the cock goes
to rest R. T. v. 3, n.

Thomas the earl of Surrey, and himself,
Much about c ck-shut time, from troop to troop,

Went through the army.
Cock and pye, swearing by. II. 4, S. P. v. l, i.
By cock and


Cock-a-loop. R. J. i. 5, n.

You'll make a mutiny among my guests!

You will set CHk-a-hop.
Cock-cock-boat, Liv. 6, 1.

And yon tall anchoring bark,
Diminish'd to her cock.
Cockle-weed amongst the corn. Cor. iii. 1, n.

We nourish 'gainst our senate
The crckle of rebellion, insolence, sedition.
Cockney. L. ii. 4, 1.

Cry to it, nuncle, as the cockney did to the eels
Coffer of Darius. H. 6, F. P. i. 6, n.

Her ashes in an arn more precious

Than the rich-jewellu cijfer us Darius.
Coffin-crust of a pie. T. S. iv. 3, n.

A custard-coffin, a bauble, a silken pie.
Coffincrust of a pie. T. And. v. 2, n.

And with your blood and it I'll make a pasti,

And of the paste a coffin I will rear.
Coffin--coffer. P. iii. 1, n.

Bid Nestor bring me spices, ink, and paper,
My casket and my jewels; and bid Nicander

Bring me the satin cffin.
Cog (v.)-term applied to dice. L. L. L. v. 2, n.

Since you can cig, I'll play no more with you.
Cognizance-badge. H. 6, F. P. ii. 4, n.

This pale and angry rose,
As cognizance of my blood-drinking hate,

Will Î for ever, and my faction, wear.
Colbrand and Guy of Warwick, combat of. J.i. 1, i

Colbrand the giant.
Colch-unmoved. H. F. i. 2, n.

All out of work, and cld for action.
Coleridge, passage from · Literary Remains.' A. L. i. 1, 1.

Of all sorts enchantingly beloved.
Coleridge's . Essay on Method,' passage from. II. 4, S. P.
ii. l, i.

Marry, if thou wert an honest man, &c.
Coleridge, passage from. R. J. ii. 2, i.

Well, do not swear, &c.
Coleridge, extract from. R. J. ii. 4, i.

Why, is not this better now than groaning for love?
Coleridge's remarks on Shakspere's philosophy of presenti
ments. R. J. iii. 5, i.

0 God! I have an ill-divining soul.
Collection--consequence deduced from premises. Cy. 5.5, a.

When I wakid, I found
This label on my bosom; whose containing
Is so from sense in hardness, that I can

Make no collection of it.
Collied--black, smutted. M. N. D. i. 1, n.

Brief as the lightning in the clied night.
Collied-blackened, discoloured. 0. ii. 3, n.

And passion, having my best judgment clied,

Assays to lead the way.
Collins's dirge to Fidele. Cy. iv. 2, i.

We have done our obsequies.

cloak S. i. 1, n.

Tranio, at ona
Uncase thee, take my colour'd hat and ci ak.
Colours--deceits. H. 6, F. P. ii. 4, n.

I love no aluurs.
Colt (v.)-trick. H. 4, F. P. ii. 2, n.

What a plague mean ye to colt me thus ?
Combinate-betrothed. M. M. iii. 1, n.

Her combinate husband, this well-seeming Angelo.
Combined-brund. M. M.iv. 3, n.

I am combined by a sacred vow.
• Come o'er the Bourn, a songe betwene the Queen's Majestă
and Englande. L. iii. 6, i.

Come v'er the bourn, Bessy, to me.
Comforting-encouraging. W. T. ii. 3, n.

Yet that dares
Less appear so, in comfirting your evils,

Than such as most seems yours.
Commings--meetings in assault. H. iv. 7, n.

We'll make a solemn wager on your cominings.
Cummodity-interest. J. ii. 2, .

That smooth-faced gentleman, tickling commodity,
Common and several. L. L. L. ii. 1, n.

My lips are no ani, though sereial they be.




Common-make common, interchange thoughts. II. iv. 5, n. | Conditi m-temper. II. 4. F. P. 1. 3, n.
Laertes, I must ommen with your grief.

I will from henceforth rather be myself,
Compact of credit-credulous. C. E. iii. 2, n.

Mighty, and to be fear it, than my condition.
Being cumpact of credit, that you love us.

Conditim-art. T. Ath. i. 1, n.
Cumpact--compounded, made up of. A. L. ii. 7, n.

This throne, this Fortune, and this hill, methinha
If he, compact of jars, grow musical,

With one man beckon'd from the rest below,
We shall have shortly discord in the spheres.

Bowing his head against the steepy mount
Cimpact-confederate. L. ii. 2, n.

To climb his happiness, would be well express'd
When he, compact, and flattering his displeasure,

In our condition.
Tripp'd me behind.

Conduct-conductor. Luc. n.
Companies-companions. M. N. D. i. 1, n.

The wind wars with his torch, to make him stay, To seek new friends and stranger companies.

And blows the smoke of it into his face,

Extinguishing his conduct in this case.
Companies-companions. 11. F. i. 1, n.

Conduits, W. T. v. 2, i.
His companies unletter'd, rude, and shallow.

Weather-bitten conduit.
Companion--fellow. Cy. ii. 1,5.
It is not fit your lordship should undertake every

Coney-catching-thieving. M. W. i. 1, n. campanion that you give offence to.

Your cuney-catching rascals, Bardolph, Nym, and l'istol. Company-companion. A. W. iv. 3, n.

Comfession's seal-seal of confession. H. E. i. 2, 1.
I would gladly have vim see his company anatomized.

Whom after under the camsession's seul

He solemnly had sworn.
Cumpass (v.)-used ambiguously. G. V. iv. 2, n.
Sl. What is your will?

Con found (v.)-lestroy. A. C. iii. 2, n.
Pro. That I may compress yours.

What willingly he did comfiund he waild.

Cimfounded-destroyed. II. F. ii. 1, n. Compassed window-bow-window. T. C. i. 2, n.

As fearfully as doth a galled rock She came to him the other day into the c mpassed toindu.

O'erhang and jutty his confiunde base.

Confounds--destroys. Luc.n.
Compassid-arched. V. A. n.
His braided hanging mane

And one man's lust these many lives confvunds.
Upon his c.mpassed crest now stand on end.

Consent (v.)--concur. A. L. v. 1, n.

All your writers do cunsent, that ipse is he.
Comparsu nate-complaining. R. S. 1. 3, n.
It boots thee not to be compassionate.'

Consented. H. 6, F. P. i. 1, n.
Competitors-confederates. T. N. iv. 2, n.

But have consented unto llenry's death.
The competitors enter.

Considerate stone. A. C. ii. 2, n.

Go to then; your cunsiderate stine.
Competitors—associates. R. T. iv. 4, n.
And every hour more competitors

Consign'd-confirmed, ratified. U. 4, S. P. iv. 1, n.
Flock to the rebels.

And present execution of our wills

To us, and to our purposes, consign'd.
Complain of good breeding-complain of the want of gooil
breeding. A. L. iii. 2, n.

Consist-stands on. P. i. 4, n.
That he that hath learned no wit by nature nor art

Welcome is peace, if he on peace consist. may complain of good breeding.

Consuls, elections of,- from North's Plutarch.' Cor. ii, 1, . Complain myself-he French se plaindre. R. S. i. 2, n.

Are these your herd ?
Where then, alas! may I complain myself?

Contain (v.)-retain; M. V. V. 1, n.
Complain'd-formerly used without a subjoined preposition. Or your own honour

cintain the ring. Luc, n.

Contemn me this-contemptuously refuse this favour. V. A.m And by chaste Lucrece' soul that late complain'd

What am I, that thou shouldst contemn me this? Her wrongs to us.

Content. A. L. i. 3, 11.
Complement ertern-outward completeness. 0. i. 1, n.

Now go in we content
For when my outward action doth demonstrate

To liberty, and not to banishment.
The native act and figure of my heart

Content with my harm-resigned to any evil. A. L. iii. 2, n.
In complement ertern, 't is not long after

Glad of other men's good, content with my hari. But I will wear my heart upon my sleeve.

Content-acquiescence. V. A. n.
Complements-ceremonies. L. L. L. i. 1, n.

Forcd to content, but never to obey.
A man of complements.

Continents - banks. M. N. D. ii. 2, n.
Cumpliment-respect for forms. R. J. 11. 2, n.

That they have overborne their continents.
But farewell cumpliment.

Continuate-uninterrupted. 0. iii. 4, n.
Compose (v.)- agree, come to agreement. A.C. ii. 2, n.

But I shall, in a more continuate time,
If we compose well here, to Parthia.

Strike off this score of absence.
Composition-agreement. M. M. v. 1, n.

Contrary feet. J. iv. 2, n. (See G. V. ii. 3, i.)
Her promised proportions

Standing on slippers (which his nimble haste
Came short of composition.

Had falsely thrust upon cuntrary feet).
Cumptible-accountable, ready to submit. T. N. i. 5, n. Contrive-wear away. T. S. i. 2, n.
Good beauties, let me sustain no scorn ;

Please ye we may contrive this afternoon. comptible even to the least sinister usage.

Contented-summoned. H. E. v. 1, n.
Concave as a covered goblet. A. L. iii. 4, n.

To-morrow morning to the council-board
I do think him as cincare as a covered goblet.

He be contented.
Conceited characte: i-fanciful figures worked. L. C. n.

Convenis-serves, agrees, is convenient. T. N. v. 1, n.
Oft did she heave her napkin to her eyne,

When that is known, and yolden time conrents,
Which on it had conceited characters.

A solemn combination shall be made

Of our d. ar souls,
Conceited-ingenious, imaginative. Luc. n.
Threat'ning cloud-kissing Nion with annoy;

Conrersin-change of condition. J.i. 1, n.
Which the conceited painter drew so proud.

For new-made honour doth forget men's names;

"T is too respective, and too sociable, Conclusions to be as kisses. T. N. v. 1, n.

For your cunversiun.
So that, cnclusims to be as kisses, if your four negatives

Concert (v.)-turn. T. Ath. iv. 1, n. make your two aflirmatives, why, then the worse for iny

To general filths friends and the better for my focs.

Concert o' the instant, green virginity.
Conclusions experiments. Cy. i. 6, n.

Convertite convert. J. v. 1, n.
Is 't not meet
That I did amplify my judgment in

But, since you are a gentle convertite.
Other conclusins ?

Convey (v.) manage. L. 1, 2, n.

Convey the business as I shall find means.
Condtun-temper. A. L. i. 2, .
Yet such is now the duke's comditum

Conveyance-theft. H. 6, F. P. i. 3, n.
That he misconstrues all that you have done.

Sinou Henry's death, I fear there is conveyarce.

I am very

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Cunreyance-juggling, artifice. H. 6, T. P. iii. 3, n.

I make hing Lewis behold Thy sly címveyance. Conreyers-fraudulent appropriators of property, jugglers, R. 3. iv. i.n..

Boling. Go, some of you, convey him to the Tower,

K. Rich. () good! convey ?--Conveyers are you all. Convicted-overpowered. J. iii. 4, n.

A whole armada of convicted sail

Is scatter'd and disjoin'd from fellowship. Convince (v.)-overcome. Cy. i. 5, n.

Your Italy contains none so accomplished a courtier to convince the honour of


mistress. Convince (v.)-overpower.

M. i. 7, n.

His two chamberlains Will I with wine and wassel so convince. Convince (v.)-overcome. P. i. 2, n.

But in our orbs we 'll live so round and safe,

That time of both this truth shall ne'er convince. Cooks. R.J. iv. 2, i.

Sirrah, go hire me twenty cunning cooks. Cupatain hat-high-crowned hat. T. S. v. 1, n.

A scarlet cloak! and a copatain hat! Cope (v.)-encounter, A. L. ii. 1, n.

I love to cope him in these sullen fits.
Corollarysurplus number. T. iv. 1, n.

Bring a corollary,
Rather than want a spirit.
Cords’, knives', drams' precipitance. T. N. K. i. 1, n.

None fit for the dead :
Those that with crds, knives', drams' precipitance,
Weary of this world's light, have to themselves

Been death's most horrid agents.
Coriolanus, love of, for his mother. Cor. i. 3, i.

I pray you, daughter, sing. Coriolanus standing for the consulship,-from North's. Plutarch.' Cor. ii. 2, i.

It then remains, That you do speak to the people. Coriolanus, condemnation of, - from North's • Plutarch." Cor. iii. 3, i.

First, hear me speak. Coriolanus, banishment of,—from North's Plutarch.' Cor. iii. 3, i.

Our enemy is banish'd. Coriolanus, departure of, from Rome,- from North's • Plutarch.' Cor. iv. I, i.

Come, leave your tears. Coriolanus, reconcilement of, with Aufidius,-from North's • Plutarch.' Cor. iv. 4, i.

A goodly city is this Antium, Coriolanus, mission of ambassadors to,-from North's Plutarch.' Cor. v. 1, i.

He would not seem to know me. Coriolanus, intercession of the mother and wife of,-from North's . Plutarch.' Cor. v. 3, i.

My wife comes foremost. Coriolanus, death of,- from North's Plutarch.' Cor. v. 5,1.

Hail, lords! I am return 'd your soldier.
Corporal of his field. L. L. L. iii. 1, n.

Am I to be a corporal of his field
Corpse, bleeding, superstition respecting. R. T. i. 2, i.

Dead Henry's wounds
Open their congeald mouths, and bleed afresh!
Corsire-corrosive. H. 6, S, P.iii. 2, n.

Away! though parting be a fretful corsive,

It is applied to a deathful wound. Costard-head. L. L. L. iii. 1, n.

Here's a costard broken in a shin. Costermonger times—times of petty trafic. H. 4, S. P. i. 2, n.

Virtue is of so little regard in these costermonger times. Coted-quoted. L. L. L. iv. 3, n.

Her amber hair for foul have amber cotcd. Cotedovertook, went side by side. H. ii. 2, n.

We coted them on the way. Cotswold Hills, sports on. M. W.i. 1, 1.

I heard say he was ontrun on Cotsall.
Coucheth-causes to couch. Luc. n.

This said, he shakes aloft his Roman blade,
Which, like a falcon towering in the skies,
Coucheth the fowl below with his wing's shade.

Countenance-behaviour, bearing. A, L, I. 1, n.

The something that nature gave me, his countendite

seems to take from me. Countenance-false appearance. M. M. v. 1, n.

Unfold the evil which is here wrapp'd up

In countenance. Counter. A. L. ii. 7, i.

What, for a counter, would I do but good ? Counter-upon a wrong scent. H. 4, S. P. i. 2, A.

You hunt counter, hence! avaunt! Counterfeit-likeness or copy. Luc. n.

The poor counterfeit of her complaining. Counterfeit-portrait. So. xvi. ».

Much liker than your painted counterfeit. Counter feit-portrait. So. liii. n.

Describe Adonis, and the counterfeit

Is poorly imitated after you. Counterpoints-counterpanes. T. S. ii. 1, n.

In ivory coffers I have stuff d my crowns;

In cypress chests my arras, counterpoints. Counties-nobles. J. v. 1, 1.

Our discontented counties do revolt. Countries in her face. C. E. iii. 2, i.

I could find out countries in her. Country-base-game of prison-bars, or prison-base. Cy. F. 3, n.

Lads more like to run
The country-base, than to commit such slaughter.
Couplement—-union. So. xxi. n.

Making a couplement of prond compare,

With sun and moon, with earth and sea's rich gems. Couplets of the dove. H. v. 1, i.

Anon, as patient as the female dove, &c. Court of guard-enclosed space where a guard is held. H. 6, F. P. ii. 1, n.

Let us have knowledge at the court of guard.
Court cupboard. R. J. i. 5, i.

Remove the court cupboard.
Courtesies—makes liis courtesy. T. N. ii. 5, R.

Toby approaches; courtesies there to me. Courtship-paying courtesies. 0. ii. 1, n.

Ay, smile upon læer, do ; I will gyve thee in thine

own courtship. Cousin--kinsman. R. J. i. 5, n.

Nay sit, nay sit, good cousin Capulet,
Cousins-relations, kinsfolks. R. T. ii. 2, n.

My pretty cousins, you mistake me both.
Cowl-staff-used for carrying a basket. M. W. iii. 3, A.

Where's the cowl-staji"?
Coy (v.)—caress. M. N. D. iv. 1, n.

While I thy amiable cheeks do coy.
Cozier-botcher. T. N. ii. 3, ».

Ye squeak out your cozier's catches without any miti

gation or remorse of voice. Cranking-bending. H. 4, F. P. iii. 1, n.

See how this river comes me cranking in.
Cranks (v.)—winds. V. A. n.

With what care
He cranks and crosses, with a thousand doubles.
Craro-small vessel. Cy.iv. 2, n.

To show what coast thy sluggish crare
Might easiliest harbour in.
Crave our acquaintance. T. N. K. ii. 2, n.

Envy of ill men
Crave our acquaintance.
Craven. T. S. ji. 1, n.

No cock of mine, you crow too like a cradon.
Credent-credible. W. T. i. 2, n.

Then, 't is very credent.
Credit-belief, thing believed. T. N. iv. 3, n.

And there I found this credit,
That he did range the town to seek me out.
Credit his own lie. T. i. 2, n.

Like one
Who having unto truth, by telling of it,
Made such a sinner of his memory,

To credit his own lie.
Cresset-light. H. 4, F. P. iii, 1, l.

Burning cressets.
Crest. M. M. ij. 4, 11.

Let's write good angel on the devil's hora,
'Tis not the devil's crest.





Crooked age. R. S. ii. 1, n.

And thy unkindness be like crooked age,

To crop at once a too long wither'd lower. Crosby-house. R. T. iii. 1, i.

At Crosby-house there shall you find us both. Cross—a coin. L. L. L. i. 2, n.

He speaks the mere contrary, crosses love not him. Cross-piece of money stamped with a cross. A. L. ii. 4,9.

I should bear no cruss, if I did bear you; for, I think,

you have no money in your purse. Cross-gartering. T. N. ii. 5, i.

Wished to see thee ever cross-gartered. Crow-keeper-one who keeps crows from com.

L. iv. 6, n. That fellow handles his bow like a crow-keeper. Crowned swords. H. F. ii. Chorus, i.

And hides a sword, from hilts unto the point,

With crowns imperial, crowns and coronets.
Crush'd-overpowered. H. F. i. 2, n.

It follows then, the cat must stay at home :
Yet that is but a crush'd necessity;

Since we have locks to safeguard necessaries.
Cruzadoes. 0. iii. 4, i.

I had rather have lost my purse
Full of cruzadues.
Cry aim. M. W. iii. 2, n. (See Note to G. V. iii. 1.)

To these violent proceedings all my neighbours shall

Curst-shrewish. M. N. D. iii. 2, n.

I was never curst,
I have no gift at all in shrewishness.
Curst-crabbed. T. N. iii. 2, n.

Be curst and brief.
Curst—mischievous. W. T. iii. 3, n.

They are never curst, but when they are hungry.
Curtall-dog. M. W. ii. 1, n.

Hope is a curtall-dug in some affairs. Cust-alorum—abridgment of Custos Rotulorum. M.W.i.1, n

Slender. In the county of Gloster, justice of peace, and

Shallow. Ay, cousin Slender, and Cust-alurum. Cut and long-tail. M. W. iii. 4, n.

Ay, that I will, come cut and long-tail. Cut-horse. T. N. ii. 3, n.

If thou hast her not i' the end, call me cut. Cypress. T. N. ii. 4, n.

And in sad cypress let me be laid,
Cyprus. T. N. iii. 1, n. (See T. N. ii. 4, n)

A cyprus, not a bosom,
Hides my heart.
Cyprus, invasion of, by the Turks in 1570. 0. i. 3, i.

The Turkish preparation makes for Rhodes.
Cyprus, notice of. 0,11. 1, i.

A sea-port town in Cyprus.

cry aim.


Cry aim. J. ii. 1, n. (See G. V. iii. I, i.)

It ill beseems this presence, to cry aim

To these ill-tuned repetitions.
Cry of clubs. H. E. v. 3, i.

Who cried out, clubs !
Cry sleep to death-destroy sleep. L. ii. 4, n.

Or at their chamber door I'll beat the drum,

Till it cry sleep to death. Cry'd game. M. W. ii. 3, n.

Cry'd game ? said I'well? Crystal. H. 6, F. P. i. 1, n.

Brandish your crystal tresses in the sky. Cuckoo and hedge-sparrow. H. 4, F. P. v. 1, i.

As that ungentle gull the cuckoo's bird

Useth the sparrow.
Cunning-knowing, learned. T. S. i. 1, n.

For to cunning men
I will be very kind, and liberal.
Cunning-skilful. H. 4, F. P. ii. 4, n.

Wherein cunning, but in craft? Cunning-wisdom. T. Ath. v. 5, n.

Shame that they wanted cunning, in excess,

Hath broke their hearts. Cunning-knowledge. P. iii. 2, n.

Virtue and cunning were endowments greater

Than nobleness and riches. Cupid and Vulcan. M. A. i. 1, n.

Cupid is a good hare-linder, and Vulcan a rare carpenter. Cupid's bow. R. J. i. 4, 1.

We'll have no Cupid hoodwink'd with a scarf. Curb (v.)-bend. H. iii. 4, n.

Virtue itself of vice must pardon beg;

Yea, curb and woo, for leave to do him good. Curiosity-nicenesg, delicacy. T. Ath. iv. 3, n.

They mocked thee for too much curiosity. Curiosity-exact scrutiny. L. i. 1, n.

Por qualities are so weighed, that curiosity in neither

Daf-to put aside. M. A. v. 1, n.

Canst thou so dal' me? Dafts-puts me aside. 0. iv. 2, n.

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can make choice of either's muiety. Curiosity-fastidiousness. L. 1. 2, n.

Wherefore should I
Stand in the plague of custom; and permit

The curiosity of nations to deprive me.
Curious--scrupulous. T. S. iv. 4, n.

For curious I cannot be with you. Curled hair. Luc. n.

Let him have time to tear his curled hair, Current-rush. H. 4, F. P. ii. 3, n.

And all the current of a heady fight. Curry favel. H. 4, S. P. v. 1, i.

I would curry with master Shallow. Curst--shrewish. L. L. L. iv, 1, n.

Do not ourst wives hold that self sovereignty?

Every day thou dafis me with some device.
Dagger of lath. H. 4, F. P. ii. 4, n.

If I do not beat thee out of thy kingdom with a dagger

of lath.
Dagger, mode of wearing. R. J. v. 3, n.

0, Heaven !-0, wife! look how our daughter bleeds !
This dagger hath mista'en, -for, lo! his house
Is empty on the back of Montague,

And is mis-sheathed in my daughter's bosom.
Damask coloured. T. N. i. 3, n.

A damask-coloured stock.
Dancing horse. L. L. L. i. 2, i.

The dancing horse will tell you.
Danger-power. M. V. iv. 1, n.

You stand within his dunger, do you not?
Danger-power. V. A. n.

Come not within his danger by thy will.
Daniel's Civil Wars.' II, 4, S. P. iv. 4, i.

Hath wrought the mure, &c.
Danish intem perance.

11. i. 3, i.
The king doth wake to night, &c.
Danskers-Danes. H. ii. 1, n.

Inquire me first what Danskers are in Paris.
Dark househouse which is the seat of gloom and discontent.
A. W.ii. 3, n.

War is no strife
To the dark house, and the detested wife!
Darraign (v.)-prepare. H. 6, T. P. ii. 2, n.

Darraign your battle, for they are at hand.
Datchet-mead. M. W. iii. 3, i.

Send him by your two men to Datchet-mead.
Dateless-endless, having no certain time of expiration.
So. XXX. n.

For precious friends hid in death's dateless night.
Day-woman. L. L. L. i. 2, n.

She is allowed for the day-woman.
Day of season-seasonable day. A. W. v. 3, n.

I am not a day of season.
Dead waste. H. i. 2, n. (See T. i. 2, n.)

In the dead waste and middle of the night.
Dealt on lieutenantry-made war by lieutenants. A. C, iji

He alone
Dealt on lieutenantry, and no practice had

In the brave squares of war.
Dear. T. N. v. 1, 1. (See R. T. i. 3, n, and II. i. 2, n.)

Whom thou in terms so bloody, and so derir,

Hast made thine enemies.
Dear-harmful, R. S, 1, 3, n.

The sly slow hours shall not determinate
The dateless limit of thy dear exile.

9, n.




Dar cause-important business. L. iv. 3, n.

Some dear cause
Will in concealment wrap me up awhile.
Dearer merit-inore valued reward. R. S. i. 3, n.

A derrer merit, not so deep a maim
As to be cast forth in the common air,

Ilave I deserved at your highness' hands.
Dearest-best. L. L. L. ii. 1, n.

Summon up your dearest spirits.
Dearest-greatest. 11. i. 2, n. (See R.S. i. 3, n.)

'Would I had met my dearest foe in heaven,
Dearest. So. xxxvii. n.

So I, made lame by fortune's dearest spite.
Dearling-used in a plural sense.

0. i. 2, n.
So opposite to marriage, that she shunn'd

The wealthy curled dtarling of our nation.
Dearly-extremely. A. L. i. 3, n.

My father hated his father dearly.
Death and the Fool. M. M. iii. 1. i.

Merely, thou art death's fool.
Deck-pack of cards. H. 6, T. P. v. 1, n.

But whiles he thought to steal the single ten,

The king was slily linger'd from the deck.
Deck'd. T. i. 2, n.

When I have deck'd the sea with drops full salt.
Deer, tears of the. A. L. ii. 1,i.

The big round tears
Cours'd one another down his innocent nose

In piteous chase.
Defeat thy favour-change thy countenance. 0. i. 3, n.

Defeat thy favour with an usurped beard.
Defeatures-want of beauty. C. E. ii. 1, n.

Then is he the ground
Of my de features.
Defect of judgment. Cy. iv. 2, n.

Being scarce made up,
I mean, toman, he had not apprehension
Of roaring terrors, for defect of judgment,

As oft the cause of fear.
Defend-forbid. M. A. ii. 1, n.

God defend the lute should be like the case.
Defunct-functional. 0. i. 3, n.

Nor to comply with heat the young affects,

In my de funct and proper satisfaction.
Delatiums-secret accusations. 0. iii. 3, n.

They're close delations, working from the heart,

That passion cannot rule.
Delighted. M. M. iii. 1, n.

And the delighted spirit
To bathe in fiery floods.
Deliverance, legal. H. 4, S. P. ii. 1, i.

I do desire deliverance, &c.
Demanded of-demanded by. H. iv. 2, n.

Besides, to be demanded of a sponge.
Demerits--merits. 0. i. 2, n.

And my demerits
May speak, unbonneted, to as proud a fortune

As this that I have reach'd.
Demerits-merits. Cor. i. 1, n.

Opinion, that so sticks on Marcius, shall

of his demerits rob Cominius.
Demoniacs. L. jii. 4, i.

That hath laid knives under his pillow.
Denay'd - denied. H. 6, S. P. i. 3, n.

Then let him be denay'd the regentship.
Denied you had in him no right-denied you had in him a
right. C. E. iv. 2, n.

First, he denied you had in him n; right.
Depart (v.)- rart. T. N. K. ii. 1, n.

I may depart with little, while I live.
Derne - solitary. P. iii. Gower, 9.

By many a derne and painful perch.
Descant (in music) --variation. G. V. i. 2, n.

And mar the concord with too harsh a descent.
Desdemona's handkerchief. 0. iii. 4, i.

That handkerchief.
Design (v.)-designate, point out, exhibit. R. S. i. 1, n.

Since we cannot atone you, you shall see

Justice design the victor's chivalry.
Despised arms-arms which we despise. R S. ii. 3, n.

Frighting her pale-fac d villa es with war,
And ostentation of despised arms?

Destruction of Troy,' extract from. T.C. iv, 2, i.

We must give up to Diomede's hand

The lady Cressida.
Destruction of Troy,' extract from. T.C.ix.5, 1.

Thou art, great lord, my father's sister's son
• Destruction of Troy,'extract from. T. C. 5.5, i.

Go, go, my servant, take thou Troilus' horse.
• Destruction of Troy,' extract from. T.C. v. 9, i.

Rest, sword, &c.
Determine-come to an end. Cor. v. 3, n.

I purpose not to wait on fortune till

These wars determine.
Determind-ended. H. 4, S. P.iv. 4, n.

Now, where is he that will not stay so long

Till his friend sickness hath determind me.
Devil of the old Mysteries. M. N. D. iii. 2, i.

Ho, ho! ho, ho !
Dew, Luc. n.

But as the earth doth wecp, the sun being set,
Di-dapper-dabclick. V. A. n.

Like a di-dupper peering through a wave.
Dial. A. L. ii. 7, i.

And then he drew a dial from his poke.
* Dialogue on Taste,' specimen of criticism in. H. 4, P. P. i.
3, i,

Who then affrighted.
Diana's priest. Cy. i. 7, n.

Should he make me
Live like Diana's priest.
Did comply-was complaisant. H. V. 2, n.

He did comply with his dug, before he suched it.
Dido. M. V. v. 1, i.

In such a night
Stood Did) with a willow in her hand.
Difference-heraldic distinction. M. A. i. 1, n.

Let him bcar it for a difference between himself and

his horse.
Differing-discordant. Cy. iii. 6, n.

Laying by
That nothing gift of differing multitudes.
Diffused-wild. M. W. iv. 4, n.

Let them from forth a saw-pit rush at once

With some diffused song.
Dig-you-den--corruption of give you good e'en.' L.L.L. iv.1, n.

God dig ym.den all!
Nigges's prognostication. M. N. D. iii. 1, i.

Look in the almanac; tind out moonshine.
Digression-transgression. Luc. n.

Then my digressim is so vile, so base.
Dint-impression. J. C. iii. 2, n.

And I perceive you feel
The dint of pity.
Disable (v.)-detract from. A. L. iv. 1, n.

Disable all the benefits of your own country.
Disabled-impeached. A. L. v. 4, n. (See A. L. ir. 1, 2.)

If again, it was not well cut, he disabled my judgment.
Discandering--dissquandering, squandering. A. C. iii, 11, n.

Together with my brave Egyptians all,
By the discadering of this pelleted storm,

Lie graveless.
Discourse of reas in--discursion of reasɔn, faculty of pursuing
a train of thought. II. i. 2, 1.

O Ileaven! a beast, that wants discourse of reason,

Would have mourn'd longer.
Discourse. H. iv. 4. n. (See H. i. 2, n.)

Sure, Ile, that made us with such large disc rurse.
Discourse of thought. 0. iv. 2, n.

If e'er my will did trespass 'gainst his love,

Either in discuurse of thught, or actual deed.
Disease-uneasiness. H. 6, F. P. ii. 5, 97.

First, lean thine aged back against mine arm;

And, in that ease, I'll tell thee my disease.
Dislike--displease. R. J. ii. 2, n.

Juliet. Art thou not Romeo, and a Montagne ?

Rom. Neither, fair maid, if either thee dislike.
Disines-tenths. T.C. ii. 2, n.

Every tithe soul, 'mongst many thousand dismee.
Dispark'd my parks. R. S. iii. 1, n.

While you have fed upon my soignories,

Dispark'd my parks, and ill'd my forest woods.
Dispos'd-made terms with. A. C. iv. 12, n.

You did suspect
She had dispor'd with Cæsar,

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