commodity (n.) Old form(s): commoditie
supply, quantity, stock, consignment
1H4 I.ii.82[Falstaff to Prince Hal] I would to God thou and I knew where a commodity of good names were to be bought
MM IV.iii.5[Pompey alone, of Master Rash] He's in for a commodity of brown paper and old ginger
MV I.i.178[Antonio to Bassanio] Neither have I money, nor commodity / To raise a present sum
TN III.i.43[Feste to Viola as Cesario] Now Jove, in his next commodity of hair, send thee a beard!
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