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Search phrase: affect

Plays

 25 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.i.51affect a sorrow than to have't.affect a sorrow, then to haue------
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.i.52I do affect a sorrow indeed, but I have it too.I doe affect a sorrow indeed, but I haue it too.
CoriolanusCor II.ii.20Now to seem to affect the malice and displeasure ofNow to seeme to affect the mallice and displeasure of
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.v.145Long guard it yours! If I affect it moreLong guard it yours. If I affect it more,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.i.7How doth your grace affect their motion?How doth your Grace affect their motion?
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.375How they affect the house and claim of York.How they affect the House and Clayme of Yorke.
Henry VIIIH8 I.i.39As I belong to worship, and affectAs I belong to worship, and affect
King LearKL II.ii.94Who, having been praised for bluntness, doth affectWho hauing beene prais'd for bluntnesse, doth affect
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.161I do affect the very ground, which is base,I doe affect the very ground (which is base)
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.ii.55I will something affect the letter, for itI will something affect a letter, for it
Measure for MeasureMM I.i.4Would seem in me t' affect speech and discourse,Would seeme in me t' affect speech & discourse,
Measure for MeasureMM I.i.72That does affect it. Once more, fare you well.That do's affect it. Once more fare you well.
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.275.1Dost thou affect her, Claudio?Dost thou affect her Claudio?
OthelloOth III.iii.227Not to affect many proposed matchesNot to affect many proposed Matches
The Taming of the ShrewTS I.i.40In brief, sir, study what you most affect.In briefe sir, studie what you most affect.
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.14If you affect him, sister, here I swearIf you affect him sister, heere I sweare
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.30For he does neither affect company,For he does neither affect companie,
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.216can justly praise but what he does affect. I weigh mycan iustly praise, but what he does affect. I weighe my
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.200Thou dost affect my manners, and dost use them.Thou dost affect my Manners, and dost vse them.
Titus AndronicusTit II.i.105That you affect, and so must you resolveThat you affect, and so must you resolue,
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.178Mock not that I affect th' untraded oath;Mocke not, that I affect th'vntraded Oath,
Twelfth NightTN II.v.24told me she did affect me; and I have heard herselftold me she did affect me, and I haue heard her self
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.82Whom I affect; but she is nice, and coy,Whom I affect: but she is nice, and coy,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.ii.45Affect another's gait, which is not catchingAffect anothers gate, which is not catching
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.iii.2He never will affect me; I am base,He never will affect me; I am base,

Glossary

 21 result(s).
affectimitate, copy, mimic
affectlove, like, be fond of
affectincline to, like, favour, be drawn to
affectcultivate, aim at, seek out
affectaffection, warm feeling, regard
affectdesire, passion, appetite
affectassume, display, put on, practise in an artificial way
attaintaffect, touch, strike
green-sicknesstype of illness supposed to affect lovesick young women
infectaffect, influence, stir
lethargyaffect with lethargy, dull, subdue
movearouse, affect, stir [by emotion]
saluteaffect, act upon, excite
strangeaffect indifference, pretend to be unwilling
striketouch, beset, affect
tainttinge, affect, touch
takeprofess, pretend, affect [oneself]
ticklemove easily, affect readily
touchaffect, concern, regard, relate to
touchaffect, move, stir
workaffect, stir, act upon

Thesaurus

 14 result(s).
affecttaint
affectwork
affecttouch
affectinfect
affecttake
affectattaint
affecttouch
affectstrike
affectmove
affectsalute
affect readilytickle
indifference, affectstrange
lethargy, affect withlethargy
readily affecttickle

Themes and Topics

 1 result(s).
Politeness...s i i 41 [tranio] study what you most affect [lucentio] gramercies tranio e...

Words Families

 10 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
AFFECTBASICaffect n, affect v, affectation n, affected adj, affectedly adv, affection n, affectionate adj, affectionately adv, affectioned adj
AFFECTSTATEself-affected adj
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