owe (v.) 1
own, possess, have
1H4 V.ii.67 [Vernon to Hotspur, of Prince Hal] If he outlive the envy of this day, / England did never owe so sweet a hope
2H4 I.ii.4 [Page to Falstaff, of Falstaff's urine sample] for the party that owed it, he might have more diseases than he knew for
AC IV.viii.31 [Antony to Cleopatra] Bear our hacked targets like the men that owe them
AW II.i.9 [King to Lords] my heart / Will not confess he owes the malady / That doth my life besiege
AW II.v.79 [Helena to Bertram] I am not worthy of the wealth I owe
AW V.iii.198 [Countess to all, of Bertram's ring] Of six preceding ancestors ... / Hath it been owed and worn
AW V.iii.294 [Diana to King] The jeweller that owes the ring is sent for
CE III.i.42 [Antipholus of Ephesus to Dromio of Syracuse] What art thou that keepest me out from the house I owe?
Cor III.ii.130 [Volumnia to Coriolanus] Thy valiantness was mine, . . . / But owe thy pride thyself
Cor V.ii.79 [Coriolanus to Menenius] I owe / My revenge properly
Cym III.i.38 [Cloten to Queen] there is no moe such Caesars, other of them may have crooked noses, but to owe such straight arms, none
E3 II.i.310 [Warwick to King Edward] Far be it from the honour of my age / That I should owe bright gold and render lead
KJ II.i.109 [King Philip to King John, of Arthur] Which owe the crown that thou o'ermasterest
KJ II.i.248 [King Philip to Hubert, of Arthur] pay that duty which you truly owe / To him that owes it [second instance]
KJ IV.i.122 [Hubert to Arthur, of King John] I will not touch thine eye / For all the treasure that thine uncle owes
KJ IV.ii.99 [Pembroke to King John, of Arthur] That blood which owed the breadth of all this isle, / Three foot of it doth hold
KL I.i.202 [Lear to Burgundy, of Cordelia] Will you with those infirmities she owes ... / Take her
LC 140 [of lands and mansions] the true gouty landlord which doth owe them
LC 326 [of the man] O all that borrowed motion seeming owed
LLL I.ii.101 [Mote to Armado, of a lady] still her cheeks possess the same / Which native she doth owe
LLL II.i.6 [Boyet to Princess, of her visit to the King] To parley with the sole inheritor / Of all perfections that a man may owe
Luc 1803 [Collatine of Lucrece] I owed her, and 'tis mine that she hath killed
Mac I.iii.75 [Macbeth to Witches] Say from whence / You owe this strange intelligence
Mac I.iv.11 [Malcolm to King, of Cawdor's death] To throw away the dearest thing he owed / As t'were a careless trifle
Mac III.iv.112 [Macbeth to Lady Macbeth] You make me strange / Even to the disposition that I owe
Mac V.iv.18 [Seyward to Macduff] The time approaches / That will with due decision make us know / What we shall say we have, and what we owe
MM I.iv.83 [Lucio to Isabella, of men] All their petitions are as freely theirs / As they themselves would owe them
MM II.iv.123 [Isabella to Angelo, of Claudio] only he / Owe and succeed thy weakness
MND II.ii.85 [Puck to Lysander] upon thy eyes I throw / All the power this charm doth owe
Oth I.i.67 [Roderigo to Iago, of Othello] What a full fortune does the thick-lips owe
Oth III.iii.330 [Iago to himself, as if to Othello] that sweet sleep / Which thou owed'st yesterday
Per V.i.117 [Pericles to Marina] how achieved you these endowments which / You make more rich to owe?
R2 IV.i.184 [Richard to Bolingbroke] Now is this golden crown like a deep well / That owes two buckets
R3 IV.iv.142 [Queen Elizabeth to King Richard] The slaughter of the prince that owed that crown
RJ II.ii.46 [Juliet to herself, of Romeo] Retain that dear perfection which he owes
Sonn 18.10 [] Nor lose possession of that fair thou ow'st
Sonn 70.14 [] thou alone kingdoms of hearts shouldst owe
TC III.iii.99 [Ulysses to Achilles] man ... / Cannot make boast to have that which he hath, / Nor feels not what he owes, but by reflection
Tem I.ii.408 [Ferdinand to himself, of the music] This is no mortal business, nor no sound / That the earth owes
Tem I.ii.455 [Prospero to Ferdinand] Thou dost here usurp / The name thou ow'st not
Tem III.i.45 [Ferdinand to Miranda, of other women] never any ... but some defect in her / Did quarrel with the noblest grace she owed
TG V.ii.28 [disguised Julia to herself, of Thurio's possessions] That such an ass should owe them
TN I.v.300 [Olivia alone] ourselves we do not owe
TNK I.i.88 [Second Queen to Hippolyta, of Theseus] who owest his strength
TNK V.iv.50 [Pirithous to Palamon] a steed ... owing / Not a hair-worth of white
WT III.ii.37 [Hermione to Leontes, of herself] which owe / A moiety of the throne
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