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Search phrase: address

Plays

 11 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.149And, all my powers, address your love and mightAnd all my powers addresse your loue and might,
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.vi.89of this that so seriously he does address himself unto?of this that so seriouslie hee dooes addresse himselfe vnto?
HamletHam I.ii.216It lifted up it head and did addressIt lifted vp it head, and did addresse
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.i.31Unto your grace do I in chief addressVnto your Grace doe I in chiefe addresse
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.ii.27A dreadful lay! Address thee instantly!A dreadfull lay, addresse thee instantly.
King LearKL I.i.190We first address toward you, who with this kingWe first addresse toward you, who with this King
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.v.122Is it? I will then address me to my appointment.Is it? I will then addresse mee to my appointment:
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.53Address yourself to entertain them sprightly,Addresse your selfe to entertaine them sprightly,
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.iv.145Let us address to tend on Hector's heels.Let vs addresse to tend on Hectors heeles:
Troilus and CressidaTC V.x.14Address their dangers in. Hector is gone;Addresse their dangers in. Hector is gone:
Twelfth NightTN I.iv.15Therefore, good youth, address thy gait unto her.Therefore good youth, addresse thy gate vnto her,

Glossary

 30 result(s).
additionpolite form of address, style of address
addressprepare, make ready, poise to act
addressdirect, apply, turn
addressdress, array, attire
addressmake a formal address
ameer[jocular address] emir [hereditary Arab ruler]
assailattack, assault, address
assaymake advances to, accost, address proposals to
bespeakaddress, speak to
boardaccost, address, approach, tackle
bully[especially as a warm form of address] fine fellow, good friend
encounteraccosting, address, approach
envoyexplanation, exposition, address
gentle[polite intimate address] dear one
gentlemansir [in formally polite address, regardless of social rank]
gentlewoman[formally polite address] madam
greetaddress, offer a salutation, acknowledge in words
greetingaddress, speech , discourse
Lauralady addressed in Petrarch’s love poetry
l'envoyexplanation, exposition, address
masterdignified form of address to a professional person
mouse[in playful address] little one
Ovocalization used before a direct address [to a person, thing, concept, etc]
salutegreet, welcome, address
speakaddress, talk to, call upon
stylemode of address, formal title
superscriptaddress, heading, opening
superscriptionaddress, direction [on a letter]
wagtail[contemptuous form of address] tail-wagger, bower and scraper
worshiphighly respectful term of address

Thesaurus

 24 result(s).
addressl'envoy
addressgreeting
addressgreet
addresssuperscript
addressspeak
addresssuperscription
addresssalute
addressencounter
addressboard
addressbespeak
addressassail
addressenvoy
address proposals toassay
address, highly respectful term ofworship
address, make a formaladdress
address, mode ofstyle
address, polite form ofaddition
dignified form of address to a professional personmaster
mode of addressstyle
polite form of addressaddition
proposals, addressassay
respectful term of address, highlyworship
style of addressaddition
tail-wagger [contemptuous form of address]wagtail

Themes and Topics

 2 result(s).
Address forms... when people directly address each other with courtesy or affection, ...
...explicitly recognized by falstaff as he address es his companions (1h4 ii.iv.271): &lsqu...
...kespearean english, when used in direct address . a few may still be heard today, especi...
...n of no particular rank; also, familiar address to non-soldier] chuck oth iii.i...
Functional shift...86 uncle me no uncle * in sense of ‘address as uncle’ virgin* cor v.iii.48 ...

Words Families

 1 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ADDRESSBASICaddress v
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