arras (n.)
tapestry hanging
1H4 II.iv.485[Prince Hal to Falstaff] Go hide thee behind the arras
1H4 II.iv.513[Peto to Prince Hal, of Falstaff] Fast asleep behind the arras
1H4 III.iii.97[Falstaff to Prince Hal] I fell asleep here, behind the arras
Cym II.ii.26[Iachimo to himself, of Innogen] Th'adornment of her bed; the arras, figures
Ham II.ii.163[Polonius to Claudius] Be you and I behind an arras then
Ham III.iii.28[Polonius to Claudius] Behind the arras I'll convey myself
Ham IV.i.9[Gertrude to Claudius] Behind the arras hearing something stir
KJ IV.i.2[Hubert to Executioner] look thou stand / Within the arras
MA I.iii.57[Borachio to Don John] I whipt me behind the arras
MW III.iii.85[Falstaff to Mistress Ford] I will ensconce me behind the arras
TNK IV.iii.53[Gaoler's Daughter to herself] one cries 'O that ever I did it behind the arras!'
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