quality (n.)
occasion, cause
2H4 I.iii.36[Lord Bardolph to Hastings, of hope] this present quality of war
TC IV.i.45[Paris to Aeneas, of Troilus] give him note of our approach, / With the whole quality whereof
Tim III.vi.107[Lucius to Lords] Know you the quality of Lord Timon's fury?
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