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All's Well That Ends WellAW III.ii.14your old ling and your Isbels o'th' court. The brains ofyour old Ling and your Isbels a'th Court: the brains of
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.187I know his brains are forfeit to the next tile that falls.I know his braines are forfeite to the next tile that fals.
As You Like ItAYL IV.i.88love-cause. Troilus had his brains dashed out with aloue cause: Troilous had his braines dash'd out with a
CymbelineCym IV.ii.115Could have knocked out his brains, for he had none:Could haue knock'd out his Braines, for he had none:
HamletHam II.ii.358of brains.of Braines.
HamletHam II.ii.586About, my brains. Hum – I have heardAbout my Braine. / I haue heard,
HamletHam III.i.175Whereon his brains still beating puts him thusWhereon his Braines still beating, puts him thus
HamletHam IV.v.156O heat, dry up my brains! Tears seven times saltOh heate drie vp my Braines, teares seuen times salt,
HamletHam V.i.56Cudgel thy brains no more about it, forCudgell thy braines no more about it; for
HamletHam V.ii.30Or I could make a prologue to my brainsEre I could make a Prologue to my braines,
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.i.19Seal up the ship-boy's eyes, and rock his brainsSeale vp the Ship-boyes Eyes, and rock his Braines,
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.v.71Their brains with care, their bones with industry;Their braines with care, their bones with industry.
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iv.109And make a quagmire of your mingled brains.And make a Quagmire of your mingled braines.
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.83That many have their giddy brains knocked out.That many haue their giddy braynes knockt out:
Henry VIIIH8 prologue.20Our own brains, and the opinion that we bringOur owne Braines, and the Opinion that we bring
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.217No new device to beat this from his brains?No new deuice to beate this from his Braines?
Julius CaesarJC II.i.232Which busy care draws in the brains of men;Which busie care drawes, in the braines of men;
King LearKL I.v.8If a man's brains were in's heels, were't not inIf a mans braines were in's heeles, wert not in
King LearKL IV.vi.194.1I am cut to the brains.I am cut to'th'Braines.
MacbethMac I.vii.58And dashed the brains out, had I so sworn as youAnd dasht the Braines out, had I so sworne / As you
MacbethMac III.iv.78That, when the brains were out, the man would die,That when the Braines were out, the man would dye,
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.53shall beat out my brains with billets. I will not consentshall beat out my braines with billets: I will not consent
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.ii.27Has Page any brains? Hath he any eyes? Hath heHas Page any braines? Hath he any eies? Hath he
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.v.6if I be served such another trick, I'll have my brainsif I be seru'd such another tricke, Ile haue my braines
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.ii.204the figures out of your husband's brains. If they canthe figures out of your husbands braines: if they can
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.4Lovers and madmen have such seething brains,Louers and mad men haue such seething braines,
Much Ado About NothingMA V.iv.102be beaten with brains, 'a shall wear nothing handsomebe beaten with braines, a shall weare nothing handsome
OthelloOth II.i.126It plucks out brains and all. But my muse labours,it pluckes out Braines and all. But my Muse labours,
OthelloOth II.iii.31unhappy brains for drinking. I could well wish courtesyvnhappie Braines for drinking. I could well wish Curtesie
OthelloOth II.iii.283their brains! That we should with joy, pleasance, reveltheir Braines? that we should with ioy, pleasance, reuell
OthelloOth IV.ii.229knocking out his brains.knocking out his braines.
Richard IIIR3 IV.i.60Were red-hot steel, to sear me to the brains!Were red hot Steele, to seare me to the Braines,
Romeo and JulietRJ I.iv.71Through lovers' brains, and then they dream of love;through Louers braines: and then they dreame of Loue.
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.iii.54As with a club dash out my desperate brains?As (with a club) dash out my desperate braines.
The TempestTem V.i.59To an unsettled fancy, cure thy brains,To an vnsetled fancie, Cure thy braines
Timon of AthensTim I.i.194To knock out an honest Athenian's brains.To knocke out an honest Athenians braines.
Timon of AthensTim IV.i.15With it beat out his brains. Piety and fear,With it, beate out his Braines, Piety, and Feare,
Timon of AthensTim V.iv.76Scornedst our brains' flow and those our droplets whichScornd'st our Braines flow, and those our droplets, which
Troilus and CressidaTC II.i.100great catch if he knock out either of your brains: hegreat catch, if he knocke out either of your braines, he
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.302will be in him when Hector has knocked out his brains,will be in him when Hector has knockt out his braines,
Twelfth NightTN I.iii.38drink to my niece till his brains turn o'the toe like adrinke to my Neece. till his braines turne o'th toe, like a
Twelfth NightTN I.v.108son should be a fool; whose skull Jove cram with brains,sonne should be a foole: whose scull, Ioue cramme with braines,
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.118brains. I will fetch you light, and paper, and ink.brains / I will fetch you light, and paper, and inke.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.275.1To knock thy brains out with my shackles.To knocke thy braines out with my Shackles.
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.145And that to the infection of my brains(And that to the infection of my Braines,
The Winter's TaleWT II.iii.139The bastard brains with these my proper handsThe Bastard-braynes with these my proper hands
The Winter's TaleWT III.iii.63brains of nineteen and two-and-twenty hunt thisbraines of nineteene, and two and twenty hunt this


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The Rape of LucreceLuc.460 Such shadows are the weak brain's forgeries, "Such shadowes are the weake-brains forgeries,
SonnetsSonn.59.2 Hath been before, how are our brains beguiled, Hath beene before, how are our braines beguild,


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Classical mythology...roilus ayl iv i 88 troilus had his brains dashed out with a grecian club younge...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...75 [claudius to polonius of hamlet] his brains still beating 1h4 v ii 6 [worcester to ...