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Search phrase: ale

Plays

 15 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.iii.230I would have him poisoned with a pot of ale.I would haue poyson'd him with a pot of Ale.
Henry VH5 III.ii.12give all my fame for a pot of ale, and safety.giue all my fame for a Pot of Ale, and safetie.
Henry VIIIH8 V.iv.10Do you look for ale and cakes here, you rudeDo you looke for Ale, and Cakes heere, you rude
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.50And on her withered dewlap pour the ale.And on her withered dewlop poure the Ale.
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.1.30He breathes, my lord. Were he not warmed with ale,He breath's my Lord. Were he not warm'd with Ale,
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.1For God's sake, a pot of small ale.For Gods sake a pot of small Ale.
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.22for sheer ale, score me up for the lyingest knave infor sheere Ale, score me vp for the lyingst knaue in
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.24.1A Servingman brings him a pot of ale
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.74And once again a pot o'th' smallest ale.And once againe a pot o'th smallest Ale.
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.98.2a pot of ale
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.112virtuous, there shall be no more cakes and ale?vertuous, there shall be no more Cakes and Ale?
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.v.51to go to the ale with a Christian. Wilt thou go?to goe to the Ale with a Christian: Wilt thou goe?
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.295Item: She brews good ale.Item, she brewes good Ale.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.297your heart, you brew good ale.’your heart, you brew good Ale.)
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iii.8For a quart of ale is a dish for a king.For a quart of Ale is a dish for a King.

Glossary

 7 result(s).
aleale-house, tavern
ale, small
barley brothale [as given to horses]
barmfroth on the top of fermenting ale
beer / ale, smallweak beer, beer of poor quality
beer / ale, smalltrivialities, trifles, matters of little consequence
tapsterinn waiter, drawer of ale

Thesaurus

 5 result(s).
ale [as given to horses]barley broth
ale, drawer oftapster
ale, froth on the top of fermentingbarm
drawer of aletapster
froth on the top of fermenting alebarm

Words Families

 5 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ALEBASICale n
ALEPLACEalehouse n
ALEPEOPLEalewife n
ALESTATEale-washed adj, bottle-ale adj
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