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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
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,
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

Glossary

 101 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
affectationposing, artificiality
affecteddisposed, inclined, minded
affecteddevoted, totally in love [with]
affectedlyfancifully, artificially, intricately
affectingaffected, full of mannerism
affectionemotion, feeling
affectionaffectation, posing, artificiality
affectionfancy, inclination, desire
affectionobject of affection
affectionlove, devotion
affectiondesire, passion, lustful feeling
affectiondisposition, character, state of mind
affectionhave affection for, love
affectionpartiality, biased feeling
affectionedaffected, pretentious, self-willed
alteringafflicting, health-affecting
amblingwalking in an affected way, pretentiously strolling
amblingaffected way of walking, tripping along
attaintaffect, touch, strike
billstroke beaks together [= show affection]
bosomwarm-heartedness, tender affection
botsstomach worm affecting horses
carvebe a generous hostess; or: speak in a charmingly affected way
commonindiscriminate, general, affecting everyone
condolingmoving, affecting, poignant
cousinany relative beyond the immediate family; often a term of affection to a socially equal friend
dearnessaffection, fondness, warmth
dispositionaffectation, show of temperament
distemperdisaffection, ill humour, strange behaviour
dotagedoting, infatuation, excessive affection
endearedattached in honour, bound by affection
enforcedforced, constrained, affected
fashion(plural) horse disease affecting the nose and mouth [farcy]
feelreact to, be affected by
fives(plural) horse disease affecting the parotid glands [the strangles]
fondtender, loving, affectionate
fondnessfoolish affection, naive devotion
friendingfriendliness, friendship, affection
glandershorse disease affecting the nostrils and jaws
graceprocedure, attitude, affectation
green-sicknesstype of illness supposed to affect lovesick young women
green-sicknessaffected by green-sickness
half-malcontentsomewhat discontented, disaffected, dissatisfied
harlotry[affectionate] little wretch, baggage
heart-wholewith affections uncommitted, with the heart uninvolved
infectaffect, influence, stir
infectedaffected, artificial, put on
infectionmalapropism for ‘affection’
kindloving, affectionate, fond
kindkindly, lovingly, with affection
kindlywith natural affection, with compassion
kindlylovingly, gently, affectionately
kindnesskind nature, natural courtesy, natural affection
kindnessfriendship, affection, good will
lampasshorse disease affecting the mouth
lethargyaffect with lethargy, dull, subdue
likinglustful affection, sexual attraction
lisptalk in an affected way, speak with affectation
loveact of kindness, affectionate deed
malcontentdiscontented, disaffected, dissatisfied
meltingmoving, affecting, causing tenderness
mincesuggest by walking pretentiously, give an affected impression of
mincingaffected, pretentious, daintily moving
mincingaffected movement, pretentious manner
movearouse, affect, stir [by emotion]
movingpower to move, affecting, stirring
naturalfeeling proper affection, having normal feelings
naturenatural feelings, natural affection
nearclosely affecting, intimately touching
obeyrespond to, be affected by
penetrablereceptive, susceptible, capable of being affected
peregrinateaffectedly foreign, cosmopolitan
plainsimple, homely, unaffected
point-deviceimmaculate, affectedly precise, trim to the point of perfection
professedwith avowed affection, displaying openly declared love
protesterdeclarer of friendship, affirmer of affection
saluteaffect, act upon, excite
self-affectedself-loving, egotistical, conceited
sensibleevident, perceptible by the senses, affecting the senses
simplenessunpretentiousness, unaffected behaviour, unassuming simplicity
strangeaffect indifference, pretend to be unwilling
strangenessestrangement, disaffection, coldness, aloofness
stretchedstrained, forced, affected
striketouch, beset, affect
tainttinge, affect, touch
takeprofess, pretend, affect [oneself]
thrilledpierced, deeply affected
ticklemove easily, affect readily
touchaffect, concern, regard, relate to
touchaffect, move, stir
touchingaffecting, moving, grievous
unkindlacking in family affection, with no respect for kinship
unstainedunmitigated, unaffected, no longer stained with hatred
workaffect, stir, act upon

Thesaurus

 95 result(s).
affectstrike
affectmove
affecttake
affectsalute
affectinfect
affectattaint
affectwork
affecttouch
affecttaint
affecttouch
affect readilytickle
affectationaffection
affectationgrace
affectationdisposition
affectation, speak with lisp
affectedmincing
affectedenforced
affectedinfected
affectedstretched
affectedaffectioned
affectedaffecting
affected deeplythrilled
affected impression, give anmince
affected manner of speakingcarve
affected movementmincing
affected way of walkingambling
affected, befeel
affected, beobey
affected, capable of beingpenetrable
affectedly foreignperegrinate
affectedly precisepoint-device
affectingmelting
affectingmoving
affectingtouching
affectingcondoling
affecting closelynear
affecting the sensessensible
affectiondearness
affectionaffect
affectionfriending
affectionkindness
affection uncommitted, with heart-whole
affection, affirmer ofprotester
affection, bound byendeared
affection, excessivedotage
affection, feeling propernatural
affection, foolishfondness
affection, haveaffection
affection, lacking in familyunkind
affection, lustfulliking
affection, naturalkindness
affection, naturalnature
affection, tenderbosom
affection, withkind
affection, with avowedprofessed
affection, with natural kindly
affectionatefond
affectionatekind
affectionate deedlove
affectionatelykindly
baggage [affectionate]harlotry
behaviour, unaffectedsimpleness
closely affectingnear
disaffectedhalf-malcontent
disaffectedmalcontent
disaffectionstrangeness
disaffectiondistemper
everyone, affectingcommon
family affection, lacking inunkind
feeling proper affectionnatural
foolish affectionfondness
foreign, affectedlyperegrinate
health-affectingaltering
horse disease affecting the mouthlampass
impression, give an affectedmince
indifference, affectstrange
lethargy, affect withlethargy
lustful affectionliking
movement, affectedmincing
natural affectionkindness
natural affectionnature
object of affectionaffection
precise, affectedlypoint-device
readily affecttickle
speak in a charmingly affected waycarve
speak with affectationlisp
stomach worm affecting horsesbots
talk in an affected waylisp
tender affectionbosom
unaffectedplain
unaffectedunstained
unaffected behavioursimpleness
uncommitted, with affectionsheart-whole
walking in an affected wayambling
walking, affected way of ambling

Themes and Topics

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

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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