Glossary

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idiot
idle
idle-headed
idleness
idly
if
ignis
ignobly
ignomy
ignorance
ignorant
ild
ill
ill-annexed
ill-beseeming
ill-boding
ill-breeding
ill-composed
ill-dispersing
ill-disposed
ill-divining
ill-erected
ill-favoured
ill-favouredly
ill-inhabited
ill-left
illness
ill-nurtured
ill-roasted
ill-rooted
ill-seeming
ill-sheathed
ill-sorted
ill-spirited
ill-ta'en
ill-tempered
ill-tuned
illume
illusion
illustrate
illustrous
ill-uttering
ill-weaved
ill-well
ill-wresting
image
imagery
imaginary
imagination
imagine
imagined
imbar
imbecility
imbrue
imitation
immanity
immask
immaterial
immediacy
immediate
immediately
imminence
immodest
immoment
immure
immured
imp
impaint
impair
impale
impall
impannel
impart
impartial
impartment
impasted
impatience
impatient
impawn
impeach
impeachment
impediment
imperator
imperceiverant
imperfect
imperial
imperious
imperiously
imperseverant
impertinency
impertinent
impetticoat
impious
impiteous
impleached
implement
implorator
imply
import
importance
importancy
important
importantly
importing
importless
importment
importunacy
importunate
importune
importuned
importunity
impose
imposition
impossible
imposthume
imposture
impotence
impotent
imprese
impress
impressed
impression
impressure
imprimis
improper
improve
improvident
impudency
impudent
impugn
imputation
impute
in
in a
in b
in c
in capite
in hac
in terram
in via
in-a-door
inaidible
incaged
incapable
incardinate
incarnadine
incarnation
incense
incensed
incensement
incensing
incertain
incertainty
incessantly
inch
incharitable
inch-meal
incidency
incident
incision
incite
incivil
inclination
incline
inclining
inclip
include
inclusive
income
incomprehensible
inconsiderate
incontinence
incontinency
incontinent
incontinently
inconvenience
inconvenient
incony
incorporal
incorporate
incorpsed
incorrect
increase
increaseful
incredulous
Ind
indent
indented
indenture
index
Indian
indict
indictment
indifferency
indifferent
indifferently
indigest
indigested
indign
indirect
indirection
indirectly
indiscretion
indisposition
indistinguishable
indistinguished
indite
individable
indrenched
indubitate
induce
inducement
induction
indue
indued
indurance
indurate
industrious
industriously
industry
inequality
inevitable
inexecrable
inexorable
infallible
infallibly
infamonize
infamy
infant
infect
infected
infection
infer
infest
infinite
infinitive
infirmity
infix
infixed
inflame
inflamed
inflammation
inflict
infliction
infold
inform
informal
information
infortunate
infuse
infusion
ingaged
ingener
ingenious
ingeniously
inglorious
ingot
ingraft
ingrafted
ingrate
ingrateful
ingratitude
ingredience
inhabit
inhabitable
inhearse
inhearsed
inherent
inherit
inheritance
inheritor
inheritrix
inhibited
inhibition
inhooped
iniquity
initiate
injoint
injunction
injurious
injury
inkhorn
inkle
inland
inlay
inly
innocency
innocent
innovation
innovator
innumerable
inobled
inoculate
inordinate
inquire
inquisition
inquisitive
insane
insanie
insatiate
insconce
inscroll
insculp
insculpture
inseemed
insense
insensible
inseparate
insert again
inshell
inship
insinewed
insinuate
insinuating
insinuation
insisture
insociable
insolence
insolent
insomuch
inspiration
inspired
instalment
instance
instant
instantly
instate
insteeped
instinct
institute
institution
instruction
instrument
insubstantial
insufficience
insult
insulter
insulting
insultment
insuppressive
inteemable
integer
integrity
intellect
intellectual
intelligence
intelligencer
intelligencing
intelligent
intemperance
intemperate
intemperature
intenable
intend
intended
intendment
intent
intention
intentively
intercept
intercession
interchange
interchangeably
interchangement
interdict
interdiction
interess
interest
interim
interjoin
interlace
interlude
intermission
intermissive
intermit
interpret
interpretation
interpreter
interrogatory
interruption
intertangled
intertissued
intervallum
interview
intestate
intestine
intil
intimate
intimation
intitle
intitule
into
intolerable
intrate
intreasured
intreat
intrench
intrenchant
intrinse
intrinsicate
intrusion
inundation
inure
inurn
invectively
invent
invention
inventorially
inventory
invest
investments
inveterate
invised
invisible
inviting
invitis
invocate
invocation
inward
inwardness
ipso facto
ira
ireful
irk
irksome
iron
iron-witted
irreconciled
irrecoverable
irregular
irregulous
irremovable
irresolute
issue
issueless
itching palm
item
iterance
iteration
ivory
iwis
issue (n.) 1child(ren), offspring, family, descendant
issue (n.) 2outcome, result, consequence(s)
issue (n.) 3yield, product, result
issue (n.) 4action, deed, proceeding
issue (v.) 1descend, born
issue (v.) 2come forth, sally out
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AC I.ii.94 [Messenger to Antony, of Caesar] Whose better issue in the war from Italy
AW II.i.106 [Helena to King, of one of her father's prescriptions] the dearest issue of his practice
Cym V.v.458 [Soothsayer to Cymbeline, of the coming together of Cymbeline and his lost sons] whose issue / Promises Britain peace and plenty
Ham I.iv.89 [Horatio to Marcellus] To what issue will this come?
Ham V.ii.72 [Horatio to Hamlet, of Claudius] It must be shortly known to him from England / What is the issue of the business there
1H4 I.i.61 [Westmorland to King Henry, of a messenger bringing news] he that brought them ... did take horse, / Uncertain of the issue any way
1H4 II.iv.90 [Poins to Prince Hal, of the consequence of the jest played on Francis] Come, what's the issue?
H5 V.ii.12 [Queen Isabel to King Henry] happy be the issue ... / Of this good day
H8 I.i.87 [Buckingham to Norfolk and Abergavenny, of Wolsey's actions] What did this vanity / But minister communication of / A most poor issue?
H8 I.ii.90 [King Henry to all] Things done without example, in their issue / Are to be feared
KJ I.i.38 [Queen Eleanor to King John, of the enmity between England and France] the manage of two kingdoms must / With fearful bloody issue arbitrate
KJ III.iv.21 [Constance to King Philip] now see the issue of your peace!
KL I.i.16 [Kent to Gloucester, of Edmund's conception] the issue of it being so proper
KL I.iv.3 [Kent alone] my good intent / May carry through itself to that full issue / For which I razed my likeness
MA II.ii.27 [Borachio to Don John] Look you for any other issue?
MA II.ii.46 [Don John to Borachio, of the plan] Grow this to what adverse issue it can
MA III.ii.118 [Don John to Claudio and Don Pedro] bear it coldly but till midnight, and let the issue show itself
MA V.iii.32 [Claudio to Don Pedro] Hymen now with luckier issue speed's
Mac V.iv.20 [Seyward to all] certain issue strokes must arbitrate
MV III.ii.60 [Portia to Bassanio, of the Trojan wives] With bleared visages come forth to view / The issue of th'exploit
MW III.i.100 [Host to Caius and Evans] let burnt sack be the issue
MW III.iii.163 [Page to Caius and Evans, of Ford] See the issue of his search
MW IV.ii.185 [Ford to his companions] See but the issue of my jealousy
Oth I.iii.358 [Roderigo to Iago] Wilt thou be fast to my hopes, if I depend on the issue?
Oth II.iii.357 [Roderigo to Iago] I think the issue will be, I shall have so much experience for my pains
Oth III.iii.217 [Iago to Othello] I am to pray you, not to strain my speech / To grosser issues
R2 II.iii.151 [York to Northumberland] I see the issue of these arms
R3 III.vii.53 [Richard to Buckingham, of his proposal] No doubt we'll bring it to a happy issue
RJ IV.i.65 [Juliet to Friar, of her intention to kill herself] Which the commission of thy years and art / Could to no issue of true honour bring
TC II.ii.90 [Troilus to all] why do you now / The issue of your proper wisdoms rate
TC IV.v.148 [Hector to Aeneas] The issue is embracement
TNK I.iii.63 [Emilia to Hippolyta] elements / That ... effect / Rare issues by their operance
WT I.ii.188 [Leontes to himself, of the role he is playing] whose issue / Will hiss me to my grave
WT I.ii.259 [Camillo to Leontes] if ever fearful / To do a thing where I the issue doubted
WT II.ii.45 [Emilia to Paulina, of the plan to take the baby to Leontes] your free undertaking cannot miss / A thriving issue
WT II.iii.152 [Lord to Leontes, of killing the baby] this purpose, / Which ... must / Lead on to some foul issue
WT III.i.22 [Dion to Cleomenes] gracious be the issue
WT V.ii.8 [Autolycus to First Gentleman, of the events in court] I would most gladly know the issue of it
WT V.iii.128 [Hermione to Perdita] I ... have preserved / Myself to see the issue