choler (n.) Old form(s): choller, chollers, Chollors
anger, rage, wrath
1H4 I.iii.127[Northumberland to Hotspur] Drunk with choler?
1H4 II.iv.317[Bardolph to Prince Hal, of the meaning of the eruptions on Bardolph's face] Choler ... if rightly taken
1H6 IV.i.168[King to Richard and Somerset] Go cheerfully together and digest / Your angry choler on your enemies
1H6 V.iv.120[Richard to Winchester] boiling choler chokes / The hollow passage of my poisoned voice
2H4 II.iv.157[Hostess to Pistol] aggravate your choler
2H6 I.iii.150[Gloucester to all] my choler being overblown ... / I come to talk of commonwealth affairs
2H6 V.i.23[York to himself] Scarce can I speak, my choler is so great
Cor II.iii.197[Sicinius to Citizens, of Coriolanus] You should have ta'en th'advantage of his choler
Cor III.i.83.2[Menenius to Sicinius, of Coriolanus] His choler? [Coriolanus] Choler!
Cor III.iii.25[Brutus to Sicinius, of Coriolanus] Put him to choler straight
H5 IV.vii.175[King Henry to Warwick and Gloucester] I do know Fluellen valiant, / And, touched with choler, hot as gunpowder
H5 IV.vii.33[Fluellen to Gower, of Alexander] in his rages, and his furies, and his wraths, and his cholers
H8 I.i.130[Norfolk to Buckingham, of confronting Wolsey] let your reason with your choler question / What 'tis you go about
H8 II.i.34[First Gentleman to Second Gentleman, of Buckingham] he ... something spoke in choler, ill and hasty
Ham III.ii.312[Guildenstern to Hamlet] distempered ... with choler
JC IV.iii.39[Brutus to Cassius] Must I give way and room to your rash choler?
KL I.ii.23[Gloucester to himself] France in choler parted
LLL II.i.192[Longaville to Boyet] my choler is ended
MW II.iii.78[Host to Caius] throw cold water on thy choler
MW III.i.11[Evans alone] how full of chollors I am
Oth II.i.263[Iago to Roderigo, of Cassio] he's rash and very sudden in choler
R2 I.i.153[King Richard to Mowbray and Bolingbroke] Let's purge this choler without letting blood
RJ I.i.3[Sampson to Gregory] an we be in choler, we'll draw
RJ I.v.89[Tybalt to Capulet] Patience perforce with wilful choler meeting / Makes my flesh tremble
Tim IV.iii.369[Timon to Apemantus] Choler does kill me that thou art alive
TS IV.i.158[Petruchio to Katherina, of burnt meat] it engenders choler, planteth anger
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