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Search phrase: acquire

Plays

 4 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Antony and CleopatraAC III.i.15Acquire too high a fame when him we serve's away.Acquire too high a Fame, when him we serues away.
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xv.28And still conclusion, shall acquire no honourAnd still Conclusion, shall acquire no Honour
HamletHam III.ii.7passion, you must acquire and beget a temperance thatPassion, you must acquire and beget a Temperance that
Henry VIIIH8 II.iii.9'Tis sweet at first t' acquire – after this process,'Tis sweet at first t'acquire. After this Processe.

Glossary

 12 result(s).
Aquitaine[pron: akwi'ten] region of SW France; acquired by England in 1152
assumeacquire, adopt, take on
attainobtain, acquire, gain
bringderive, receive, acquire
comefind, acquire, come across
getacquire, gain, earn
inheritorowner, possessor, acquirer
makeraise, acquire, procure
new-begotnewly acquired, freshly obtained
new-fallennewly become due, recently acquired
purchaseacquire, obtain, win
purchasedacquired, obtained through one's own conduct

Thesaurus

 13 result(s).
acquiremake
acquirecome
acquirebring
acquireattain
acquireassume
acquireget
acquirepurchase
acquiredpurchased
acquired, newlynew-begot
acquired, recentlynew-fallen
acquirerinheritor
newly acquirednew-begot
recently acquirednew-fallen

Themes and Topics

 1 result(s).
Functional shift...re* ac iv.xv.29 your wife ... shall acquire no honour / demuring upon me   ...

Words Families

 2 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ACQUIREBASICacquire v, acquisition n
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