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All's Well That Ends WellAW I.i.19almost as great as his honesty; had it stretched so far,almost as great as his honestie, had it stretch'd so far,
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.vi.92But we have almost embossed him. You shall see hisbut we haue almost imbost him, you shall see his
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.4it he changed almost into another man.it, he chang'd almost into another man.
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iv.6Dear almost as his life, which gratitudeDeere almost as his life, which gratitude
Antony and CleopatraAC I.ii.2Alexas, almost most absolute Alexas, where's the soothsayerAlexas, almost most absolute Alexas, where's the Soothsayer
Antony and CleopatraAC II.ii.112That truth should be silent I had almostThat trueth should be silent, I had almost
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vii.122Spleets what it speaks. The wild disguise hath almostSpleet's what it speakes: the wilde disguise hath almost
Antony and CleopatraAC III.ii.55He cried almost to roaring; and he weptHe cried almost to roaring: And he wept,
As You Like ItAYL I.i.143and almost with tears I speak it – there is not one so(and almost with teares I speake it) there is not one so
As You Like ItAYL II.i.38Almost to bursting, and the big round tearsAlmost to bursting, and the big round teares
As You Like ItAYL II.iii.71From seventeen years till now almost four scoreFrom seauentie yeeres, till now almost fourescore
As You Like ItAYL II.iv.60I faint almost to death.I faint almost to death.
As You Like ItAYL II.vii.105I almost die for food, and let me have it.I almost die for food, and let me haue it.
As You Like ItAYL IV.i.32and almost chide God for making you that countenanceand almost chide God for making you that countenance
As You Like ItAYL IV.i.86almost six thousand years old, and in all this time therealmost six thousand yeeres old, and in all this time there
The Comedy of ErrorsCE I.i.46Before herself, almost at fainting underBefore her selfe (almost at fainting vnder
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.ii.170Hath almost made me traitor to myself.Hath almost made me Traitor to my selfe:
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.181I have not breathed almost since I did see it.I haue not breath'd almost since I did see it. 
CoriolanusCor I.i.199Nay, these are almost thoroughly persuaded,Nay these are almost thoroughly perswaded:
CoriolanusCor I.ii.24To take in many towns ere almost RomeTo take in many Townes, ere (almost) Rome
CoriolanusCor II.ii.1Come, come, they are almost here. HowCome, come, they are almost here: how
CoriolanusCor II.iii.253.2We will so. Almost allWe will so: almost all
CoriolanusCor IV.iii.22This lies glowing, I can tell you, and is almost matureThis lyes glowing I can tell you, and is almost mature
CoriolanusCor V.ii.22Have almost stamped the leasing. Therefore, fellow,Haue (almost) stampt the Leasing. Therefore Fellow,
CoriolanusCor V.iv.61Almost at point to enter.Almost at point to enter.
CymbelineCym I.ii.78.1Almost the sum he pays.Almost the summe he payes.
CymbelineCym I.ii.79Almost, sir: heaven restore me! Would I wereAlmost Sir: Heauen restore me: would I were
CymbelineCym I.vii.180My humble thanks. I had almost forgotMy humble thankes: I had almost forgot
CymbelineCym II.ii.2.2Almost midnight, madam.Almost midnight, Madam.
CymbelineCym II.iii.9It's almost morning, is't not?it's almost morning, is't not?
CymbelineCym III.i.50Which swelled so much that it did almost stretchWhich swell'd so much, that it did almost stretch
CymbelineCym III.iv.168I see into thy end, and am almostI see into thy end, and am almost
CymbelineCym III.vii.35To whom being going, almost spent with hunger,To whom being going, almost spent with hunger,
CymbelineCym III.vii.39'Tis almost night, you shall have better cheer'Tis almost night, you shall haue better cheere
HamletHam I.i.120Was sick almost to doomsday with eclipse.
HamletHam I.ii.205Almost to jelly with the act of fear,Almost to Ielly with the Act of feare,
HamletHam I.iii.114With almost all the holy vows of heaven.with all the vowes of Heauen.
HamletHam I.v.2.3My hour is almost come,My hower is almost come,
HamletHam III.ii.383Do you see yonder cloud that's almost in shapeDo you see that Clowd? that's almost in shape
HamletHam III.iv.29A bloody deed – almost as bad, good mother,A bloody deed, almost as bad good Mother,
HamletHam III.iv.112Is but to whet thy almost blunted purpose.Is but to whet thy almost blunted purpose.
HamletHam III.iv.169For use almost can change the stamp of nature,
HamletHam IV.vii.12Lives almost by his looks, and for myself – Liues almost by his lookes: and for my selfe,
HamletHam V.ii.290And yet it is almost against my conscience.And yet 'tis almost 'gainst my conscience.
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.ii.34And art almost an alien to the heartsAnd art almost an alien to the hearts
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.i.14The King is almost wounded to the death,The King is almost wounded to the death:
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.i.37A gentleman almost forspent with speed,A Gentleman (almost fore-spent with speed)
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.ii.27keep his own grace, but he's almost out of mine, I cankeepe his owne Grace, but he is almost out of mine, I can
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.iii.49Which is almost to pluck a kingdom down(Which is (almost) to plucke a Kingdome downe,
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.v.157And dead almost, my liege, to think you were,(And dead almost (my Liege) to thinke you were)
Henry VH5 I.ii.228O'er France and all her almost kingly dukedoms,Ore France, and all her (almost) Kingly Dukedomes)
Henry VH5 II.ii.98That almost mightst have coined me into gold,That (almost) might'st haue coyn'd me into Golde,
Henry VH5 III.vi.145Almost no better than so many French;Almost no better then so many French;
Henry VH5 IV.chorus.6That the fixed sentinels almost receiveThat the fixt Centinels almost receiue
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.iii.80And made me almost yield upon my knees.And made me almost yeeld vpon my knees.
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.i.21And that the French were almost ten to one,And that the French were almost ten to one,
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.iii.41Away! Vexation almost stops my breathAway, vexation almost stoppes my breath,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.325And so break off, the day is almost spent.And so breake off, the day is almost spent,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.363Were almost like a sharp-quilled porpentine;Were almost like a sharpe-quill'd Porpentine:
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.iv.7Ay, almost slain, for he is taken prisoner,I almost slaine, for he is taken prisoner,
Henry VIIIH8 I.i.24Not used to toil, did almost sweat to bearNot vs'd to toyle, did almost sweat to beare
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.28The sides of loyalty, and almost appearsThe sides of loyalty, and almost appeares
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.29.2Not ‘ almost appears ’ – Not almost appeares,
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.120Almost with ravished listening, could not findAlmost with rauish'd listning, could not finde
Henry VIIIH8 III.i.132Almost forgot my prayers to content him,Almost forgot my Prayres to content him?
Henry VIIIH8 III.i.151Almost no grave allowed me. Like the lilyAlmost no Graue allow'd me? Like the Lilly
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.67Almost in Christendom. Shortly, I believe,Almost in Christendome: shortly (I beleeue)
Henry VIIIH8 V.i.69.1Almost each pang a death.Almost each pang, a death.
Julius CaesarJC I.ii.245crown, that it had, almost, choked Caesar; for heCrowne, that it had (almost) choaked Casar: for hee
Julius CaesarJC II.iv.36Will crowd a feeble man almost to death;Will crowd a feeble man (almost) to death:
Julius CaesarJC V.iii.30Yet he spurs on. Now they are almost on him.Yet he spurres on. Now they are almost on him:
Julius CaesarJC V.v.40Hath almost ended his life's history.Hath almost ended his liues History:
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.157That th' other day was almost dead for love?That thother daie was almost dead for loue,
King JohnKJ III.iii.27By heaven, Hubert, I am almost ashamedBy heauen Hubert, I am almost asham'd
King JohnKJ IV.iii.43Or do you almost think, although you see,Or do you almost thinke, although you see,
King JohnKJ V.v.8Last in the field, and almost lords of it.Last in the field, and almost Lords of it.
King JohnKJ V.vi.24I left him almost speechless, and broke outI left him almost speechlesse, and broke out
King LearKL I.i.213.1Almost t' acknowledge hers.Almost t'acknowledge hers.
King LearKL II.ii.163Peruse this letter. Nothing almost sees miraclesPeruse this Letter. Nothing almost sees miracles
King LearKL II.iv.237Hold amity? 'Tis hard, almost impossible.Hold amity? 'Tis hard, almost impossible.
King LearKL III.iv.159I am almost mad myself. I had a son,I am almost mad my selfe. I had a Sonne,
King LearKL IV.vi.20Almost too small for sight. The murmuring surgeAlmost too small for sight. The murmuring Surge,
King LearKL V.iii.201For I am almost ready to dissolve,For I am almost ready to dissolue,
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.32Almost I had.Almost I had.
MacbethMac I.v.34Who, almost dead for breath, had scarcely moreWho almost dead for breath, had scarcely more
MacbethMac I.vii.29He has almost supped. Why have you left the chamber?He has almost supt: why haue you left the chamber?
MacbethMac II.iii.44.1I have almost slipped the hour.I haue almost slipt the houre.
MacbethMac III.iii.12Almost a mile; but he does usually.Almost a mile: but he does vsually,
MacbethMac III.iv.126Almost at odds with morning, which is which.Almost at oddes with morning, which is which.
MacbethMac IV.iii.165Almost afraid to know itself! It cannotAlmost affraid to know it selfe. It cannot
MacbethMac V.v.9I have almost forgot the taste of fears.I haue almost forgot the taste of Feares:
MacbethMac V.vi.37The day almost itself professes yours,The day almost it selfe professes yours,
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.110eyes almost out in the service, you will be considered.eyes almost out in the seruice, you will bee considered.
Measure for MeasureMM IV.ii.103Good morrow; for, as I take it, it is almost day.Good morrow: for as I take it, it is almost day.
Measure for MeasureMM IV.ii.203away, it is almost clear dawn.away, it is almost cleere dawne.
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.486As like almost to Claudio as himself.As like almost to Claudio, as himselfe.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.i.98If they should speak, would almost damn those ears,If they should speake, would almost dam those eares
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.vi.2.2His hour is almost past.His houre is almost past.
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.130Thou almost mak'st me waver in my faith,Thou almost mak'st me wauer in my faith;
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.295.2It is almost morning,It is almost morning,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.iii.28Well, sirs, I am almost out at heels.Well sirs, I am almost out at heeles.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.i.79Nay, I know not. It makes me almostNay I know not: it makes me almost
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.160Speak, of all loves! I swoon almost with fear.Speake of all loues; I sound almost with feare.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.354Lovers, to bed; 'tis almost fairy time.Louers to bed, 'tis almost Fairy time.
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.258I have almost matter enough in me for such anI haue almost matter enough in me for such an
Much Ado About NothingMA III.iv.46'Tis almost five o'clock, cousin; tis time you'Tis almost fiue a clocke cosin, 'tis time you
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.112Welcome, signor; you are almost come toWelcome signior, you are almost come to
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.113part almost a fray.part almost a fray.
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.276Almost the copy of my child that's dead,Almost the copie of my childe that's dead,
Much Ado About NothingMA V.iv.80They swore that you were almost sick for me.They swore you were almost sicke for me.
OthelloOth I.i.21A fellow almost damned in a fair wife –(A Fellow almost damn'd in a faire Wife)
OthelloOth II.iii.48Whom love hath turned almost the wrong side out,Whom Loue hath turn'd almost the wrong side out,
OthelloOth II.iii.355almost spent; I have been tonight exceedingly wellalmost spent; I haue bin to night exceedingly well
OthelloOth III.iii.66Out of their best – is not almost a faultOut of her best, is not almost a fault
OthelloOth III.iv.57She was a charmer and could almost readShe was a Charmer, and could almost read
OthelloOth V.i.11I have rubbed this young quat almost to the sense,I haue rub'd this yong Quat almost to the sense,
OthelloOth V.i.114He's almost slain and Roderigo quite.He's almost slaine, and Rodorigo quite dead.
OthelloOth V.ii.16O balmy breath, that dost almost persuadeOh Balmy breath, that dost almost perswade
PericlesPer IV.i.57That almost burst the deck.sea that almost burst the decke.
PericlesPer IV.ii.89I have cried her almost to the number of her hairs.I haue cryde her almost to the number of her haires,
PericlesPer IV.iii.43Is almost finished, and her epitaphsis almost finished, & her epitaphs
PericlesPer V.ii.1Now our sands are almost run;Now our sands are almost run,
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.41Which almost burst to belch it in the sea.Who almost burst, to belch it in the Sea.
Richard IIIR3 II.i.117Frozen almost to death, how he did lap meFrozen (almost) to death, how he did lap me
Richard IIIR3 II.iii.39You cannot reason almost with a manYou cannot reason (almost) with a man,
Richard IIIR3 II.iv.7Hath almost overta'en him in his growth.Ha's almost ouertane him in his growth.
Richard IIIR3 III.v.34Would you imagine, or almost believe,That euer liu'd. / Would you imagine, or almost beleeue,
Richard IIIR3 III.vii.127And almost shouldered in the swallowing gulfAnd almost shouldred in the swallowing Gulfe
Richard IIIR3 IV.iii.15Which once,’ quoth Forrest, ‘ almost changed my mind;Which one (quoth Forrest) almost chang'd my minde:
Romeo and JulietRJ II.ii.176'Tis almost morning. I would have thee gone.'Tis almost morning, I would haue thee gone,
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.iii.16That almost freezes up the heat of life.That almost freezes vp the heate of fire:
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.10I am almost afraid to stand aloneI am almost afraid to stand alone
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.i.33my master and mistress are almost frozen to death.my Master and mistris are almost frozen to death.
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.iii.185I dare assure you, sir, 'tis almost two,I dare assure you sir, 'tis almost two,
The TempestTem II.i.40Uninhabitable, and almost inaccessible – Vninhabitable, and almost inaccessible.
The TempestTem II.i.61But the rarity of it is – which is indeed almostBut the rariety of it is, which is indeed almost
The TempestTem II.i.238When he is earthed, hath here almost persuaded – When he is earth'd, hath here almost perswaded
The TempestTem III.ii.8Thy eyes are almost set in thy head.thy eies are almost set in thy head.
The TempestTem III.iii.35.1Many, nay, almost any.Many, nay almost any.
The TempestTem IV.i.142Is almost come. – Well done! Avoid! No more!Is almost come: Well done, auoid: no more.
Timon of AthensTim I.i.161The painting is almost the natural man;The Painting is almost the Naturall man:
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.452'Has almost charmed me from my profession,Has almost charm'd me from my Profession,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.495It almost turns my dangerous nature mild.It almost turnes my dangerous Nature wilde.
Titus AndronicusTit III.i.113Upon a gathered lily almost withered.Vpon a gathred Lillie almost withered.,
Titus AndronicusTit IV.iv.98Almost impregnable, his old ears deaf,Almost Impregnable, his old eares deafe,
Titus AndronicusTit V.i.113And almost broke my heart with extreme laughter.And almost broke my heart with extreame laughter.
Titus AndronicusTit V.i.119She sounded almost at my pleasing tale,She sounded almost at my pleasing tale,
Titus AndronicusTit V.i.137Even when their sorrows almost was forgot,Euen when their sorrowes almost was forgot,
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.25Wanting his manage; and they will almostWanting his mannage: and they will almost,
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.197Knows almost every grain of Pluto's gold,Knowes almost euery graine of Plutoes gold;
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.199Keeps place with thought, and almost, like the gods,Keepes place with thought; and almost like the gods,
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.80The one almost as infinite as all,The one almost as infinite as all;
Twelfth NightTN I.iii.26He hath indeed all, most natural; for besides thatHe hath indeed, almost naturall: for besides that
Twelfth NightTN I.v.153a codling when 'tis almost an apple. 'Tis with him ina Codling when tis almost an Apple: Tis with him in
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.101His eyes do show his days are almost done – His eyes do shew his dayes are almost done.
Twelfth NightTN III.i.45By my troth, I'll tell thee, I am almost sick forBy my troth Ile tell thee, I am almost sicke for
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.ii.134Marry, at my house. Trust me, I think 'tis almost day.Marry, at my house: / Trust me, I thinke 'tis almost day.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iv.140Almost as well as I do know myself.Almost as well as I doe know my selfe.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.ii.8I'th' aid o'th' current were almost to sink,I'th aide o'th Current, were almost to sincke,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.ii.62.1Almost to th' heart's – Almost to'th heart's,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.ii.65Beyond its power there's nothing; almost putsBeyond its power: there's nothing, almost puts
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.150I thank you, cousin Arcite – almost wanton(I thanke you Cosen Arcite) almost wanton
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.v.17Dying almost a martyr. That way he takesDying almost a Martyr: That way he takes,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.207Almost all men, and yet I yielded, Theseus – Almost all men, and yet I yeelded Theseus.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.i.114Had almost drawn their spheres, that what was lifeHad almost drawne their spheeres, that what was life
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK prologue.24Weak as we are, and almost breathless swimWeake as we are, and almost breathlesse swim
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.130Almost as like as eggs. Women say so,Almost as like as Egges; Women say so,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.531May this, almost a miracle, be done?May this (almost a miracle) be done?
The Winter's TaleWT V.i.104The one I have almost forgot – your pardon;The one, I haue almost forgot (your pardon:)
The Winter's TaleWT V.ii.12 almost, with staring on one another, to tear the cases ofalmost, with staring on one another, to teare the Cases of
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.69My lord's almost so far transported thatMy Lord's almost so farre transported, that

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.282 Is almost choked by unresisted lust. Is almost choakt by vnresisted lust:
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1413 The scalps of many almost hid behind The scalpes of manie almost hid behind,
SonnetsSonn.29.9 Yet in these thoughts myself almost despising, Yet in these thoughts my selfe almost despising,
SonnetsSonn.76.7 That every word doth almost tell my name, That euery word doth almost fel my name,
SonnetsSonn.111.6 And almost thence my nature is subdued And almost thence my nature is subdu'd

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likenearly, almost
nighnearly, almost
penealmost completely cold fear seizes my limbs

Thesaurus

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almostlike
almostnigh

Themes and Topics

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What and what...cbeth] what is the night [lady macbeth] almost at odds with morning how much time has ...
Classical mythology...itude of his friends he lived a life of almost total seclusion character in timon of a...
Latin... occupat artus (2h6 iv i 118) cold fear almost completely seizes my limbs per se (tc ...
... pene (adv ) [f pine] 2h6 iv i 118   almost per (pron ) tc i ii 15   by thr...
Scottish...ed pronunciation the distinctiveness is almost entirely conveyed by variation in vowel ...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...an woo ayl iv i 32 [rosalind to jaques] almost chide god for making you that countenanc...

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