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Search phrase: aloof

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.32One aloof stand sentinel!One aloofe, stand Centinell.
HamletHam III.i.8But with a crafty madness keeps aloofBut with a crafty Madnesse keepes aloofe:
HamletHam V.ii.241I stand aloof, and will no reconcilementI stand aloofe, and will no reconcilement,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.i.70Must keep aloof from strict arbitrement,Must keepe aloofe from strict arbitrement,
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.ii.52And make the cowards stand aloof at bay.And make the Cowards stand aloofe at bay:
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.iv.21Keep off aloof with worthless emulation.Keepe off aloofe with worthlesse emulation:
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iv.150Standest thou aloof upon comparison?Stand'st thou aloofe vpon Comparison.
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.i.225And shakes his head, and trembling stands aloof,And shakes his head, and trembling stands aloofe,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.i.17The rest stand all aloof and bark at him.The rest stand all aloofe, and barke at him.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.112They stand aloofThey stand aloofe.
King Edward IIIE3 IV.ii.7The promised aid that made them stand aloofThe promised aid that made them stand aloofe,
King LearKL I.i.240Aloof from th' entire point. Will you have her?Aloofe from th'intire point, will you haue her?
PericlesPer IV.vi.83heard something of my power, and so stand aloof forheard something of my power, and so stand aloft for
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.1Give me thy torch, boy. Hence, and stand aloof.Giue me thy Torch Boy, hence and stand aloft,
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.26Whate'er thou hearest or seest, stand all aloofWhat ere thou hear'st or seest, stand all aloofe,
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.282And bid me stand aloof, and so I did.And bid me stand aloofe, and so I did:
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.42Nerissa and the rest, stand all aloof.Nerryssa and the rest, stand all aloofe,
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.58The rest aloof are the Dardanian wives,The rest aloofe are the Dardanian wiues:
Titus AndronicusTit V.iii.150Stand all aloof, but uncle, draw you nearStand all aloofe, but Vnckle draw you neere,
Twelfth NightTN I.iv.12Stand you awhile aloof. (To Viola) Cesario,Stand you a-while aloofe. Cesario,

Poems

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Lover's ComplaintLC.166 O appetite from judgement stand aloof! O appetite from iudgement stand aloofe!

Glossary

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aloofa short distance away, to one side
strangealoof, distant, reserved
strangenessestrangement, disaffection, coldness, aloofness

Thesaurus

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aloofstrange
aloofnessstrangeness

Themes and Topics

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Stage directions... aloft ac iv.xv.1 on the upper stage aloof tnk v.i.137 to one side, a short distan...
Classical mythology... dardanian mv iii.ii.58 the rest aloof are the dardanian wives poetic name f...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ALOOFBASICaloof adj
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