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Search phrase: affirmation

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CymbelineCym I.v.56upon warrant of bloody affirmation – his to be morevpon warrant of bloody affirmation) his to be more

Glossary

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approofproof, affirmation, attestation
avouchment[affirmation] misuse of ‘avouch’ [sense 1]
good as the bestexpression of strong affirmation
position[in logic] affirmation, assertion, hypothesis
protestationsolemn declaration, affirmation
sayingpromising, affirmation, assertion
worddeclaration, affirmation, proclamation

Thesaurus

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affirmationposition
affirmationsaying
affirmationword
affirmationprotestation
affirmationapproof
affirmation, expression of stronggood as the best

Themes and Topics

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Discourse markers... x, what about y a stronger degree of affirmation or assurance than ‘yes’ item loc...
Exclamations...im. [painter] good as the best strong affirmation - cf. modern ‘that’s splend...
Responses...oneself, yes expressing such notions as affirmation , assent, and agreement, and no such not...
Thou and you...to protest. you proper - unusual for an affirmation of love benedick: come, bid me do any...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
AFFIRMBASICaffirmation n
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