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Search phrase: affair

Plays

 12 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.374Whiles I in this affair do thee employWhiles I in this affaire do thee imply,
HamletHam I.ii.16With this affair along. For all, our thanks.With this affaire along, for all our Thankes.
HamletHam I.ii.174But what is your affair in Elsinore?But what is your affaire in Elsenour?
HamletHam III.ii.317some frame, and start not so wildly from my affair.some frame, and start not so wildely from my affayre.
HamletHam IV.iii.59That else leans on the affair. Pray you make haste.That else leanes on th'Affaire, pray you make hast.
MacbethMac III.iii.21Best half of our affair.Best halfe of our Affaire.
Measure for MeasureMM I.iv.87Notice of my affair. I humbly thank you.Notice of my affaire: I humbly thanke you:
OthelloOth I.iii.273Either for her stay, or going. Th' affair cries haste,Either for her stay, or going: th'Affaire cries hast:
OthelloOth IV.ii.208dealt most directly in thy affair.dealt most directly in thy Affaire.
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.733there; whereupon I command thee to open thy affair.there: whereupon I command thee to open thy Affaire.
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.247What's your affair, I pray you?What's your affayre I pray you?
Twelfth NightTN I.iv.36For this affair. Some four or five attend him – For this affayre: some foure or fiue attend him,

Glossary

 27 result(s).
bearcarry on, manage, conduct [an affair]
businessdeed, action, affair, task
causeaffair, business, subject
concerningconcern, affair, matter
conditionmatter, affair, concern
confessorboaster, braggart [of love affairs]
cot-queanman acting the housewife, meddler in household affairs
depositarytrustee, manager of affairs
despatchsettlement of business, sorting out of affairs
dispatch, despatchsettlement of business, sorting out of affairs
disputediscuss, consider, deal with [a state of affairs]
domesticinternal, to do with home affairs, local
employmentmatter, business, affair
encounterliaison, intercourse, amorous affair
gearbusiness, affair, matter
matteraffair(s), business, real issue
occasioncourse of events, state of affairs
secretprivate affair, confidence
servicemilitary service, affairs of war
squareaffairs, proceedings
statecondition, circumstances, situation, state of affairs
statiststatesman, politician, man of affairs
stewardcontroller of a household's domestic affairs
temporaryin temporal affairs, of this world's doings
timetimes, present day, present state of affairs
toypiece of nonsense, foolish affair
worldtimes, life, state of affairs

Thesaurus

 29 result(s).
affaircause
affairconcerning
affairbusiness
affairmatter
affairgear
affairemployment
affaircondition
affairsquare
affair, amorousencounter
affairs, man ofstatist
affairs, manager ofdepositary
affairs, present state oftime
affairs, sorting out of despatch
affairs, state of occasion
affairs, state of world
affairs, state of state
amorous affairencounter
controller of a household's domestic affairssteward
foolish affairtoy
home affairs, to do withdomestic
man of affairsstatist
manager of affairsdepositary
private affairsecret
sorting out of affairsdespatch
state of affairsoccasion
state of affairsworld
state of affairsstate
temporal affairs, intemporary
war, affairs ofservice

Themes and Topics

 1 result(s).
French...(int.) mw v.iii.5   goodbye affair (n. f.) mw i.iv.50   business ...

Words Families

 1 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
AFFAIRBASICaffair n
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