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All's Well That Ends WellAW III.ii.113Whoever charges on his forward breast,Who euer charges on his forward brest
Antony and CleopatraAC I.i.8The buckles on his breast, reneges all temper,The Buckles on his brest, reneages all temper,
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.308Dost thou not see my baby at my breast,Dost thou not see my Baby at my breast,
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.346.2Here, on her breast,Heere on her brest,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.ii.153And I think if my breast had not been made of faith, and my heart of steel,And I thinke, if my brest had not beene made of faith, and my heart of steele,
CoriolanusCor II.ii.120.1To ease his breast with panting.To ease his Brest with panting.
CoriolanusCor III.i.257What his breast forges, that his tongue must vent,What his Brest forges, that his Tongue must vent,
CoriolanusCor IV.v.102Drawn tuns of blood out of thy country's breast,Drawne Tunnes of Blood out of thy Countries brest,
CymbelineCym II.ii.37To th' madding of her lord. On her left breastTo'th'madding of her Lord. On her left brest
CymbelineCym II.iv.134For further satisfying, under her breastFor further satisfying, vnder her Breast
CymbelineCym V.iv.109This tablet lay upon his breast, whereinThis Tablet lay vpon his Brest, wherein
CymbelineCym V.v.4Whose rags shamed gilded arms, whose naked breastWhose ragges, sham'd gilded Armes, whose naked brest
HamletHam III.ii.188Such love must needs be treason in my breast:Such Loue, must needs be Treason in my brest:
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.iii.43You conjure from the breast of civil peaceYou coniure from the Brest of Ciuill Peace,
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.i.122My father from the breast of Bolingbroke,My Father from the Breast of Bullingbrooke;
Henry VH5 II.chorus.4Reigns solely in the breast of every man.Reignes solely in the breast of euery man.
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.v.10My breast I'll burst with straining of my courage,My brest Ile burst with straining of my courage,
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.v.118Well, I will lock his counsel in my breast;Well, I will locke his Councell in my Brest,
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.39And that engenders thunder in his breastAnd that engenders Thunder in his breast,
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.ii.99Undaunted spirit in a dying breast!Vndaunted spirit in a dying breast,
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.iii.51Which thou thyself hast given her woeful breast.Which thou thy selfe hast giuen her wofull Brest.
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iv.28Thy mother gave thee when thou sucked'st her breastThy mother gaue thee when thou suck'st her brest,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.v.84I feel such sharp dissension in my breast,I feele such sharpe dissention in my breast,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.43By crying comfort from a hollow breast,By crying comfort from a hollow breast,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.iv.5Here may his head lie on my throbbing breast;Heere may his head lye on my throbbing brest:
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.96This breast from harbouring foul deceitful thoughts.This breast from harbouring foule deceitfull thoughts.
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.i.83Is kindling coals that fires all my breast,Is kindling coales that fires all my brest,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.v.11Both tugging to be victors, breast to breast,Both tugging to be Victors, brest to brest:
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.v.117My sighing breast shall be thy funeral bell;My sighing brest, shall be thy Funerall bell;
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.vi.30I stabbed your fathers' bosoms; split my breast.I stab'd your Fathers bosomes; Split my brest.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.i.37Her sighs will make a battery in his breast;Her sighes will make a batt'ry in his brest,
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.iv.41Infuse his breast with magnanimity,Infuse his Breast with Magnanimitie,
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.vi.27My breast can better brook thy dagger's pointMy brest can better brooke thy Daggers point,
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.205Another spread on's breast, mounting his eyes,Another spread on's breast, mounting his eyes,
Henry VIIIH8 II.iv.184The region of my breast; which forced such wayThe region of my Breast, which forc'd such way,
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.117Strikes his breast hard, and anon he castsStrikes his brest hard, and anon, he casts
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.200Take notice, lords, he has a loyal breast,Take notice Lords, he ha's a Loyall brest,
Julius CaesarJC I.ii.49By means whereof this breast of mine hath buriedBy meanes whereof, this Brest of mine hath buried
Julius CaesarJC I.iii.51The breast of heaven, I did present myselfThe Brest of Heauen, I did present my selfe
Julius CaesarJC IV.iii.100And here my naked breast; within, a heartAnd heere my naked Breast: Within, a Heart
King Edward IIIE3 I.i.45Hot courage is engendered in my breast,Hot courage is engendred in my brest,
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.121Against my breast, and burns my heart within.Against my brest and burnes my hart within,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.29How gently had we thought to touch thy breastHow gently had we thought to touch thy brest,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.180As with this armour I impall thy breast,As with this armour I impall thy breast,
King JohnKJ II.i.113In any breast of strong authorityIn any beast of strong authoritie,
King JohnKJ III.i.21What means that hand upon that breast of thine?What meanes that hand vpon that breast of thine?
King JohnKJ IV.ii.73Does show the mood of a much troubled breast,Do shew the mood of a much troubled brest,
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.152A yielding 'gainst some reason in my breast,A yeelding 'gainst some reason in my brest,
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.171And where my liege's? All about the breast.And where my Liedges? all about the brest:
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.183A gait, a state, a brow, a breast, a waist,a gate, a state, a brow, a brest, a waste,
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.223Kisses the base ground with obedient breast?Kisses the base ground with obedient breast?
MacbethMac IV.iii.113Have banished me from Scotland. O my breast,Hath banish'd me from Scotland. O my Brest,
MacbethMac IV.iii.197.1Due to some single breast?Due to some single brest?
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.249.2Ay, his breast,I, his brest,
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.299And you must cut this flesh from off his breast,And you must cut this flesh from off his breast,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.152To pluck this crawling serpent from my breast!To plucke this crawling serpent from my brest.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.146He bravely broached his boiling bloody breast.He brauely broacht his boiling bloudy breast,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.336Come blade, my breast imbrue.Come blade, my brest imbrue:
OthelloOth III.iii.137Sometimes intrude not? Who has a breast so pure,Sometimes intrude not? Who ha's that breast so pure,
OthelloOth V.ii.268Man but a rush against Othello's breast,Man but a Rush against Othello's brest,
PericlesPer I.i.21That have inflamed desire in my breastThat haue enflamde desire in my breast,
PericlesPer I.ii.34Joy and all comfort in your sacred breast!Ioy and all comfort in your sacred brest.
PericlesPer Chorus.III.3Made louder by the o'erfed breastMade louder by the orefed breast,
Richard IIR2 I.i.181Is a bold spirit in a loyal breast.Is a bold spirit, in a loyall brest.
Richard IIR2 I.ii.48That it may enter butcher Mowbray's breast!That it may enter butcher Mowbrayes brest:
Richard IIR2 I.iii.96Go I to fight. Truth hath a quiet breast.Go I to fight: Truth, hath a quiet brest.
Richard IIR2 III.iv.96Thy sorrow in my breast. Come, ladies, goThy sorrow in my breast. Come Ladies goe,
Richard IIR2 IV.i.58I have a thousand spirits in one breast
Richard IIR2 V.iii.101His words come from his mouth, ours from our breast.His words come from his mouth, ours from our brest.
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.40Advance thy halberd higher than my breast,Aduance thy Halbert higher then my brest,
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.95The which thou once didst bend against her breast,The which, thou once didd'st bend against her brest,
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.175Which if thou please to hide in this true breastWhich if thou please to hide in this true brest,
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.179He lays his breast open. She offers at it with his swordHe layes his brest open, she offers at withhis sword.
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.204Even so thy breast encloseth my poor heart.Euen so thy Brest incloseth my poore heart:
Richard IIIR3 II.ii.3Why do you weep so oft, and beat your breast,Why do weepe so oft? And beate your Brest?
Richard IIIR3 II.ii.107God bless thee, and put meekness in thy breast,God blesse thee, and put meeknes in thy breast,
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.186Griefs of mine own lie heavy in my breast,Griefes of mine owne lie heauie in my breast,
Romeo and JulietRJ I.iv.110Of a despised life, closed in my breast,Of a despised life clos'd in my brest:
Romeo and JulietRJ II.ii.124Come to thy heart as that within my breast!Come to thy heart, as that within my brest.
Romeo and JulietRJ II.ii.186Sleep dwell upon thine eyes, peace in thy breast!Sleepe dwell vpon thine eyes, peace in thy brest.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.159With piercing steel at bold Mercutio's breast;With Peircing steele at bold Mercutio's breast,
Romeo and JulietRJ III.ii.53God save the mark! – here on his manly breast.God saue the marke, here on his manly brest,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.179Whose womb unmeasurable and infinite breastWhose wombe vnmeasureable, and infinite brest
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.514No, my most worthy master, in whose breastNo my most worthy Master, in whose brest
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.8Is left to tyrannize upon my breast,Is left to tirranize vppon my breast.
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.11Then thus (striking his breast) I thump it down.Then thus I thumpe it downe.
Titus AndronicusTit V.iii.162Sung thee asleep, his loving breast thy pillow;Sung thee asleepe, his Louing Brest, thy Pillow:
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.36Upon her patient breast, making their wayVpon her patient brest, making their way
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.140As if his foot were on brave Hector's breast,As if his foote were on braue Hectors brest,
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.155Where one but goes abreast. Keep then the path,Where one but goes a breast, keepe then the path:
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.18By my troth, the fool has an excellent breast.By my troth the foole has an excellent breast.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.iv.7O thou that dost inhabit in my breast,O thou that dost inhabit in my brest,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.i.46The circuit of my breast any gross stuffThe circuit of my breast, any grosse stuffe
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.iv.26To put my breast against; I shall sleep like a top else.to put my breast / Against. I shall sleepe like a Top else.
The Winter's TaleWT III.ii.98Starred most unluckily, is from my breast(Star'd most vnluckily) is from my breast


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A Lover's ComplaintLC.259 As compound love to physic your cold breast. As compound loue to phisick your cold brest.
A Lover's ComplaintLC.292 What breast so cold that is not warmed here, What brest so cold that is not warmed heare,
The Passionate PilgrimPP.20.10 Leaned her breast up-till a thorn, Leand her breast vp-till a thorne,
The Phoenix and TurtlePhoen.57 And the turtle's loyal breast And the Turtles loyall brest,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.439 On her bare breast, the heart of all her land; On her bare brest, the heart of all her land;
The Rape of LucreceLuc.463 His hand that yet remains upon her breastHis hand that yet remaines vppon her brest,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.759 She wakes her heart by beating on her breast, Shee wakes her heart by beating on her brest,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1563 That patience is quite beaten from her breast. That patience is quite beaten from her breast,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1723 Even here she sheathed in her harmless breast Euen here she sheathed in her harmlesse breast
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1737 And bubbling from her breast it doth divide And bubling from her brest, it doth deuide
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1842 This said, he struck his hand upon his breast, This sayd, he strooke his hand vpon his breast,
SonnetsSonn.22.7 Which in thy breast doth live, as thine in me: Which in thy brest doth liue, as thine in me,
SonnetsSonn.23.10 And dumb presagers of my speaking breast, And domb presagers of my speaking brest,
SonnetsSonn.24.11 Are windows to my breast, where-through the Sun Are windowes to my brest, where-through the Sun
SonnetsSonn.48.11 Within the gentle closure of my breast, Within the gentle closure of my brest,
SonnetsSonn.109.4 As from my soul which in thy breast doth lie. As from my soule which in thy brest doth lye:
SonnetsSonn.110.14 Even to thy pure and most most loving breast. Euen to thy pure and most most louing brest.
SonnetsSonn.153.10 The boy for trial needs would touch my breast; The boy for triall needes would touch my brest,
Venus and AdonisVen.296 Broad breast, full eye, small head and nostril wide, Broad breast, full eye, small head, and nostrill wide,
Venus and AdonisVen.396 Enfranchising his mouth, his back, his breast. Enfranchising his mouth, his backe, his brest.
Venus and AdonisVen.582 He carries thence incaged in his breast. He carries thence incaged in his brest.
Venus and AdonisVen.648 But, like an earthquake, shakes thee on my breast. But like an earthquake, shakes thee on my brest.
Venus and AdonisVen.782 Into the quiet closure of my breast; Into the quiet closure of my brest,
Venus and AdonisVen.812 Of those fair arms which bound him to her breast, Of those faire armes which bound him to her brest,
Venus and AdonisVen.855 And wakes the morning, from whose silver breast And wakes the morning, from whose siluer brest,
Venus and AdonisVen.1182 To wither in my breast as in his blood. To wither in my brest, as in his blood.
Venus and AdonisVen.1183 ‘ Here was thy father's bed, here in my breast; Here was thy fathers bed, here in my brest,


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breastsinging voice, pair of lungs
dugnipple, teat, breast


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Themes and Topics

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Body-armour ...mour giving additional protection to the breast and left shoulder mail e3 i ii 29 ...
Here, there, and where...e-through sonn 24 11 windows to my breast where-through the sun / delights to pee...
...s heretofore e3 i i 46 my breast / which heretofore was racked in ignora...
...now whereupon / you conjure from the breast of civil peace /such bold hostility w...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
BREASTBASICbreast n, breast v
BREASTBIRDoutbreast v, redbreast n
BREASTEMOTIONmarble-breasted adj
BREASTOBJECTbreastplate n
BREASTPLACEabreast adv, breast-deep adj