ducat (n.)
gold (sometimes silver) coin used in several European countries
CE IV.i.30[Angelo to Antipholus of Ephesus, of the value of a chain] Which doth amount to three odd ducats more / Than I stand debted to this gentleman
CE IV.iii.83[Courtesan alone] A ring he hath of mine worth forty ducats
CE IV.iv.13[Antipholus of Ephesus to Dromio of ephesus] Five hundred ducats, villain, for a rope?
CE V.i.232[Antipholus of Ephesus to Duke] I ... sent my peasant home / For certain ducats
Cym I.v.124[Iachimo to Posthumus] I will lay you ten thousand ducats to your ring
Ham II.ii.365[Hamlet to Rosencrantz and Guildenstern] give twenty, forty, fifty, a hundred ducats apiece
Ham III.iv.25[Hamlet to the person behind the arras] How now? A rat? Dead for a ducat, dead!
Ham IV.iv.20[Captain to Hamlet, of a piece of land] To pay five ducats, five, I would not farm it
MA II.ii.48[Don John to Borachio] thy fee is a thousand ducats
MA III.iii.107[Borachio to Conrade] I have earned of Don John a thousand ducats
MA IV.ii.46[Second Watchman to Sexton, of Borachio] he had received a thousand ducats of Don John
MM III.ii.120[Lucio to disguised Duke, of a beggar] put a ducat in her clack-dish
MV I.iii.1[Shylock to Bassanio] Three thousand ducats, well
MV II.iii.4[Jessica to Launcelot] there is a ducat for thee
MV II.vi.50[Jessica to Lorenzo] I will make fast the doors, and gild myself / With some more ducats
MV II.viii.15[Solanio imitating Shylock] O my ducats!
MV III.i.77[Shylock to Tubal, of a diamond] cost me two thousand ducats in Frankfurt!
MV III.ii.214[Gratiano to all] the first boy for a thousand ducats
MV IV.i.42[Shylock to all] to receive/ Three thousand ducats
MV V.i.211[Bassanio to Portia, of a civil doctor] Which did refuse three thousand ducats of me
RJ V.i.59[Romeo to Apothecary] there is forty ducats
TG I.i.136[Speed to Proteus] not so much as a ducat for delivering your letter
TN I.iii.20[Sir Toby to Maria, of Sir Andrew] he has three thousand ducats a year
TS II.i.362[Tranio to Gremio] two thousand ducats by the year
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