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Search phrase: arrest

Plays

 27 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
HamletHam V.ii.331Is strict in his arrest – O, I could tell you – Is strick'd in his Arrest) oh I could tell you.
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.i.8Snare, we must arrest Sir John Falstaff.Snare, we must Arrest Sir Iohn Falstaffe.
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.i.43I arrest you at the suit of Mistress Quickly.Sir Iohn, I arrest you, at the suit of Mist. Quickly.
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.ii.107I do arrest thee, traitor, of high treason;I doe arrest thee (Traytor) of high Treason:
Henry VH5 II.ii.143Arrest them to the answer of the law;Arrest them to the answer of the Law,
Henry VH5 II.ii.145I arrest thee of high treason, by the name ofI arrest thee of High Treason, by the name of
Henry VH5 II.ii.147I arrest thee of high treason, by the name of Henry LordI arrest thee of High Treason, by the name of Thomas Lord
Henry VH5 II.ii.149I arrest thee of high treason, by the name of ThomasI arrest thee of High Treason, by the name of Thomas
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.97I do arrest thee of high treason here.I doe arrest thee of High Treason here.
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.99Nor change my countenance for this arrest;Nor change my Countenance for this Arrest:
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.136I do arrest you in his highness' name;I doe arrest you in his Highnesse Name,
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.i.106O monstrous traitor! I arrest thee, York,O monstrous Traitor! I arrest thee Yorke
Henry VIIIH8 I.i.201Arrest thee of high treason, in the nameArrest thee of High Treason, in the name
King LearKL V.iii.83Stay yet; hear reason. Edmund, I arrest theeStay yet,heare reason: Edmund, I arrest thee
King LearKL V.iii.84On capital treason, and, in thy attaint,On capitall Treason; and in thy arrest,
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.160.2We arrest your word.We arrest your word:
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.130If I could speak so wisely under an arrest, I wouldIf I could speake so wisely vnder an arrest, I would
Measure for MeasureMM II.iv.134I do arrest your words. Be that you are,I do arrest your words. Be that you are,
Richard IIR2 IV.i.151Of capital treason we arrest you here.Of Capitall Treason we arrest you here.
Richard IIR2 IV.i.158Lords, you that here are under our arrest,Lords, you that here are vnder our Arrest,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.i.69Well, officer, arrest him at my suit.Well Officer, arrest him at my suite.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.i.76Arrest me, foolish fellow, if thou darest.Arrest me foolish fellow if thou dar'st.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.i.77Here is thy fee – arrest him, officer.Heere is thy fee, arrest him Officer.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.i.80I do arrest you, sir. You hear the suit.I do arrest you sir, you heare the suite.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.80Thou hast suborned the goldsmith to arrest me.Thou hast subborn'd the Goldsmith to arrest mee.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.230He did arrest me with an officer.He did arrest me with an Officer. 
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.318Antonio, I arrest thee at the suitAnthonio, I arrest thee at the suit

Poems

 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
SonnetsSonn.74.1 But be contented when that fell arrest BVt be contented when that fell arest,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1780 Hath served a dumb arrest upon his tongue; Hath seru'd a dumbe arrest vpon his tongue,

Glossary

 16 result(s).
apprehendseize, arrest, lay hold of
apprehensionarrest, seizure, laying hold
arrestorder to obey the law, summons to stop
arrestimpound, confiscate, appropriate
arrestseize, take hold of, lay hold upon
attacharrest, seize by warrant
attacharrest, seize, apprehend
attachmentseizure, arrest, confinement
bailiffsheriff's officer who serves writs, carries out arrests, etc
everlastingmade of the durable material of an arresting officer's uniform
handfastheld fast, in custody, under arrest
laycirculate with warrants for arrest
provostofficer in charge of the arrest, custody, and punishment of prisoners
sergeantsheriff's officer, enforcer, arresting officer
shoulder-clappersomeone who claps you on the shoulder, arresting officer
takearrest, seize, apprehend

Thesaurus

 12 result(s).
arresttake
arrestattachment
arrestapprehension
arrestapprehend
arrestattach
arrestattach
arrest, circulate with warrants forlay
arrest, underhandfast
arresting officersergeant
arresting officershoulder-clapper
circulate with warrants for arrestlay
warrants for arrest, circulate withlay

Themes and Topics

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Elision...orderly disposed, and set in ’ray arrest ce iv.ii.45 [he] is in a suit of bu...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...[second merchant to officer, of angelo] arrest him at my suitcor v.iii.135 [volumnia t...

Words Families

 2 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ARRESTBASICarrest n, arrest v
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