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Search phrase: animal

Plays

 3 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
As You Like ItAYL II.i.36The wretched animal heaved forth such groansThe wretched annimall heau'd forth such groanes
King LearKL III.iv.104more but such a poor, bare, forked animal as thou art.more but such a poore, bare, forked Animall as thou art.
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.ii.27animal, only sensible in the duller parts.animall, onely sensible in the duller parts:

Glossary

 22 result(s).
beastmere animal
beastlylike an animal, in a beastly manner
bladdervessel derived from animals used for storing liquid
browsefeed upon, nibble at, eat [as animals]
calve[comparing humans to animals] bring forth
crest[on an animal head or neck] ridge of feathers, ridge of hairs; hackles
deeranimal, beast
filthvile creature, foul animal
hornhorned animal
horn-beasthorned animal
kindle[of a female animal] be born, deliver
leathernclothed in animal skins
litter[comparing humans to animals] bring forth, be born
litteranimal straw, rushes, bedding
moldwarpmole [animal]
pinfoldpound, place for keeping stray animals
pithole prepared for hunted animals
poundshut up, confine [as animals in a pound]
sablerich fur [from the animal, sable], expensive garment
straystray animal
Typhongiant, half man half animal, who fought against the Olympian gods
vent[of a hunted animal] scent

Thesaurus

 33 result(s).
animaldeer
animalmoldwarp
animalTyphon
animal skins, clothed inleathern
animal strawlitter
animal, foulfilth
animal, hornedhorn
animal, hornedhorn-beast
animal, like anbeastly
animal, merebeast
animal, straystray
animals, hole prepared for huntedpit
animals, place for keeping straypinfold
bear [animal]Sackerson
bear [animal]bearward
bear [animal]baiting-place
bull [animal]Minotaur
clothed in animal skinsleathern
eat [as animals]browse
feathery ridge on an animal's head or neckcrest
foul animalfilth
hairy ridge on an animal's head or neckcrest
hole prepared for hunted animalspit
horn [animal]yoke
horned animalhorn-beast
horned animalhorn
mole [animal]moldwarp
pound [animal]pinfold
ridge of feathers/hairs on an animal's head or neckcrest
skins, clothed in animalleathern
straw, animallitter
stray animalstray
stray animals, place for keepingpinfold

Themes and Topics

 2 result(s).
Swearing...y the lll v.i.99 diseases, human or animal item example gloss [where needed] ...
Classical mythology...on’s brood giant, half man half animal , who fought against the olympian gods; ...

Words Families

 5 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ANIMALBASICanimal n, animate v
ANIMALNOTdisanimate v
DISANIMATEBASICsee ANIMAL
DUNGBASICANIMAL
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