condition (n.)
state, way of life
H5 V.i.75[Gower to Pistol] let a Welsh correction teach you a good English condition
Per III.i.29[Pericles to Marina] Quiet and gentle thy conditions!
R3 I.iii.107[Queen Elizabeth to Richard] I had rather be a country servant-maid / Than a great queen, with this condition, / To be so baited, scorned, and stormed at
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