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Search phrase: cannon

Plays

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All's Well That Ends WellAW I.i.144the canon. Keep it not; you cannot choose but loose by't.the Cannon. Keepe it not, you cannot choose but loose by't.
CoriolanusCor III.i.90.2'Twas from the canon.'Twas from the Cannon.
HamletHam I.i.73And why such daily cast of brazen cannonAnd why such dayly Cast of Brazon Cannon
HamletHam I.ii.126But the great cannon to the clouds shall tell,But the great Cannon to the Clowds shall tell,
HamletHam I.ii.132His canon 'gainst self-slaughter. O God, God,His Cannon 'gainst Selfe-slaughter. O God, O God!
HamletHam IV.i.42As level as the cannon to his blank
HamletHam V.ii.156matter it we could carry a cannon by our sides. I wouldmatter: If we could carry Cannon by our sides; I would
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iii.55Of basilisks, of cannon, culverin,Of Basiliskes, of Canon, Culuerin,
Henry VH5 III.chorus.33With linstock now the devilish cannon touches,With Lynstock now the diuellish Cannon touches,
Henry VH5 III.i.11Like the brass cannon; let the brow o'erwhelm itLike the Brasse Cannon: let the Brow o'rewhelme it,
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.ii.44Which sounded like a cannon in a vault,Which sounded like a Cannon in a Vault,
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.426And cancel every canon that prescribesAnd cancell euery cannon that prescribes,
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.123O father, how this echoing cannon shot,O Father how this eckoing Cannon shot. Shot.
King JohnKJ I.i.26The thunder of my cannon shall be heard.The thunder of my Cannon shall be heard.
King JohnKJ II.i.37Well then, to work! Our cannon shall be bentWell, then to worke our Cannon shall be bent
King JohnKJ II.i.382Their battering cannon charged to the mouths,Their battering Canon charged to the mouthes,
King JohnKJ II.i.462He speaks plain cannon – fire and smoke and bounce;He speakes plaine Cannon fire, and smoake, and bounce,
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.251proclaimed edict and continent canon, which with – O, with – proclaymed Edict and Continet, Cannon: Which with, ô with,
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.62He reputes me a cannon; and the bullet, that's he.He reputes me a Cannon, and the Bullet that's he:
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.ii.30cannon will shoot point-blank twelve score. He piecesCanon will shoot point-blanke twelue score: hee peeces
OthelloOth III.iv.130Can he be angry? I have seen the cannonCan he be angry? I haue seene the Cannon
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.iii.88What's this? A sleeve? 'Tis like a demi-cannon.Whats this? a sleeue? 'tis like demi cannon,
Twelfth NightTN I.v.88that you deem cannon bullets. There is no slanderthat you deeme Cannon bullets: There is no slander
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.ii.55To such a favourite's glass? What canon is thereTo such a Favorites glasse: What Cannon is there

Poems

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.1043 Or that which from discharged cannon fumes. Or that which from discharged Cannon fumes.

Glossary

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basilisktype of large cannon
chamberpiece of ordnance, cannon, gun
culverintype of small cannon
linstockstick holding a lit match for firing a cannon
London Stoneancient stone, possibly Roman, once a city landmark in Cannon Street, London
mortar-piecetype of small high-firing cannon
ordinancecannon, artillery
ordnancecannon, artillery
piececannon, piece of artillery, fire-arm
thumpmake a bang [as of a cannon]

Thesaurus

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cannonbasilisk
cannonpiece
cannonculverin
cannonchamber
cannonordnance
cannonmortar-piece
cannon, stick for firing a linstock
match for firing a cannonlinstock
stick for firing a cannonlinstock

Themes and Topics

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Weapons... basilisk h5 v ii 17 large brass cannon firing heavy shot of c 200 lb / c 100 k...
... culverin 1h4 ii iii 55 small cannon with a long barrel firing shot of c 8--...
... demi-cannon ts iv iii 88 small cannon firing shot of c 30 lb / c 15 kg ...
...piece h8 v iv 46 short high-firing cannon with a large bore murdering-pie...
London... possibly roman once a city landmark in cannon street now ec4 lud&rsquo s tow...

Words Families

 5 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
CANNONBASICcannon adj, cannon n
CANNONOBJECTcannon-shot n
CANNONPEOPLEcannoneer n
CANNONTYPEdemi-cannon n
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