boot, to Old form(s): boote, too boote
in addition, as well
1H4 III.ii.97[King Henry to Prince Hal] by my sceptre, and my soul to boot
2H4 III.i.29[King Henry IV alone, as if to sleep] Canst thou ... in the calmest and most stillest night, / With all appliances and means to boot, / Deny it to a king?
Cym I.vi.69[Queen to Pisanio] Thou hast thy mistress still, to boot, my son
Cym II.iii.29[Cloten to Musicians, of their music not affecting Innogen] it is a vice in her ears, which ... the voice of unpaved eunuch to boot, can never amend
Cym IV.ii.314[Innogen alone, as if to Pisanio] All curses madded Hecuba gave the Greeks, / And mine to boot, be darted on thee!
KL IV.vi.226.1[Gloucester to disguised Edgar] The bounty and the benison of heaven / To boot, and boot [second instance: sense 4]
Mac IV.iii.37.1[Macduff to Malcolm] I would not be the villain that thou think'st / For the whole space that's in the tyrant's grasp, / And the rich East to boot
R3 V.iii.302[King Richard to Norfolk, of his battle plan] This, and Saint George to boot!
Sonn.135.2[] thou hast thy Will, / And Will to boot
TC I.ii.239[Pandarus to Cressida, of exchanging Paris for Troilus] I warrant Helen, to change, would give an eye to boot
WT I.ii.80.2[Hermione to Polixenes] Grace to boot! [Heaven help us!]
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