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Search phrase: carcass

Plays

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CymbelineCym I.iii.8Hurt him? His body's a passable carcass, if heHurt him? His bodie's a passable Carkasse if he
Julius CaesarJC II.i.174Not hew him as a carcass fit for hounds.Not hew him as a Carkasse fit for Hounds:
King JohnKJ II.i.456That shakes the rotten carcass of old deathThat shakes the rotten carkasse of old death
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.64I had rather give his carcass to my hounds.I'de rather giue his carkasse to my hounds.
The TempestTem I.ii.146A rotten carcass of a butt, not rigged,A rotten carkasse of a Butt, not rigg'd,

Poems

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A Lover's ComplaintLC.11 The carcass of a beauty spent and done, The carkas of a beauty spent and donne,

Glossary

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carriondead putrifying flesh, rotting carcass
carrioncarcass, wretch, worthless beast

Thesaurus

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carcasscarrion
carcass, rottingcarrion
rotting carcasscarrion

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
CARCASSBASICcarcass n
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