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Search phrase: cancel

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 8 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CymbelineCym V.iv.28And cancel these cold bonds. O Innogen,And cancell these cold Bonds. Oh Imogen,
Julius CaesarJC I.iii.102The power to cancel his captivity.The power to cancell his Captiuitie.
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.339Or break thy oath or cancel all the bondsOr breake thy oth or cancell all the bondes,
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.426And cancel every canon that prescribesAnd cancell euery cannon that prescribes,
MacbethMac III.ii.49Cancel and tear to pieces that great bondCancell and teare to pieces that great Bond,
PericlesPer I.i.114We might proceed to cancel of your days,We might proceed to counsell of your dayes;
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.77Cancel his bond of life, dear God, I pray,Cancell his bond of life, deere God I pray,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.iv.144Cancel all grudge, repeal thee home again,Cancell all grudge, repeale thee home againe,

Glossary

 8 result(s).
buymake up for, cancel out
buyget rid of, cancel by making a payment
cancel[unclear word-class] put an end to, wipe out
cancelend, terminate
cross[of a debt] cancel by crossing through, strike out
disannulannul, abolish, cancel
looserevoke, cancel
strikecancel [as by a pen-stroke], erase, remove

Thesaurus

 7 result(s).
canceldisannul
cancelloose
cancelstrike
cancel by crossing through [of a debt]cross
cancel by making a paymentbuy
cancel outbuy
payment, cancel by makingbuy

Words Families

 2 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
CANCELBASICcancel v, cancelled adj
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