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Search phrase: blister

Plays

 6 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
HamletHam III.iv.45And sets a blister there; makes marriage vowsAnd makes a blister there. Makes marriage vowes
King LearKL II.iv.163.1To fall and blister.To fall, and blister.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.335A blister on his sweet tongue, with my heart,A blister on his sweet tongue with my hart,
The TempestTem I.ii.324And blister you all o'er!And blister you all ore.
Timon of AthensTim V.i.130For each true word a blister, and each falseFor each true word, a blister, and each false
The Winter's TaleWT II.ii.33If I prove honey-mouthed, let my tongue blister,If I proue hony-mouth'd, let my tongue blister.

Glossary

 3 result(s).
blainblister, inflamed sore
blisterburn-mark
blisterraise blisters on [as if branded on the forehead as a whore]; tarnish, stain

Thesaurus

 1 result(s).
blisterblain

Words Families

 3 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
BLISTERBASICblister n, blister v, blistered adj
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