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Search phrase: brown

Plays

 23 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Antony and CleopatraAC III.iii.32.2Brown, madam; and her foreheadBrowne Madam: and her forehead
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xi.14Reprove the brown for rashness, and they themReproue the browne for rashnesse, and they them
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.viii.20Do something mingle with our younger brown, yet ha' weDo somthing mingle with our yonger brown, yet ha we
CoriolanusCor II.iii.18that our heads are some brown, some black, some abram,that our heads are some browne, some blacke, some Abram,
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.71Why then your brown bastard is your onlyWhy then your browne Bastard is your onely
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.x.11my brain-pan had been cleft with a brown bill; andmy braine-pan had bene cleft with a brown Bill; and
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.295Worse than the sacring bell, when the brown wenchWorse then the Sacring Bell, when the browne Wench
King LearKL IV.vi.91Bring up the brown bills. – O, well flown, bird! I'the Bring vp the browne Billes. O well flowne Bird: i'th'
Measure for MeasureMM III.ii.3have all the world drink brown and white bastard.haue all the world drinke browne & white bastard.
Measure for MeasureMM III.ii.173though she smelt brown bread and garlic. Say that Ithough she smelt browne-bread and Garlicke: say that I
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.5a commodity of brown paper and old ginger, ninescore-and-seventeena commoditie of browne paper, and olde Ginger, nine score
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.44Mistress Anne Page? She has brown hair, andMistris Anne Page? she has browne haire, and
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.162high praise, too brown for a fair praise, and too little forhie praise, too browne for a faire praise, and too little for
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.248Is straight and slender, and as brown in hueIs straight, and slender, and as browne in hue
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.iii.133brown thread. I said a gown.browne thred: I said a gowne.
The TempestTem I.i.62for an acre of barren ground. Long heath, brown furze,for an Acre of barren ground: Long heath, Browne firrs,
Troilus and CressidaTC I.ii.94swore th' other day that Troilus, for a brown favourswore th'other day, that Troylus for a browne fauour
Troilus and CressidaTC I.ii.95 – for so 'tis, I must confess – not brown neither – (for so 'tis I must confesse) not browne neither.
Troilus and CressidaTC I.ii.96No, but brown.No, but browne.
Troilus and CressidaTC I.ii.97Faith, to say truth, brown and not brown.Faith to say truth, browne and not browne.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.iii.39A pretty brown wench 'tis. There was a timeA pretty broune wench t'is-There was a time
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.ii.42Has this brown manly face! O love, this onlyHas this browne manly face? O Love, this only
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.ii.79Nearer a brown than black, stern and yet noble,Nearer a browne, than blacke; sterne, and yet noble,

Glossary

 8 result(s).
abramdark brown, golden brown [from ‘auburn’]
auburnyellow-brown, light brown
brownbrunette, brown-haired
brownbronze-coloured, burnished
brownof dark complexion, sunburnt, burnished
fallowfawn-coloured, pale brown
orange-tawnydull yellowish brown
tawnyyellowish brown

Thesaurus

 7 result(s).
brown, darkabram
brown, goldenabram
brown, lightauburn
brown, palefallow
brown, yellowtawny
brown, yelloworange-tawny
hair, with brownbrown

Words Families

 3 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
BROWNBASICbrown adj, brown n, browny adj
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