commodity (n.) Old form(s): commoditie
self-interest, desire for gain, expediency
KJ II.i.573[Bastard alone] France ... rounded in the ear / With that ... smooth-faced gentleman, tickling commodity [and throughout speech]
KJ II.i.574[Bastard alone] Commodity, the bias of the world [and throughout speech]
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