if you are searching for a compound word, note that it might appear in any of three ways, reflecting varied editorial practice: spaced ('house keeper'), solid ('housekeeper'), or hyphenated ('house-keeper')
or use Advanced Search

Search results

Search phrase: censor

Plays

 3 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CoriolanusCor II.iii.243Twice being by the people chosen censor,twice being Censor,
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.iv.18I'll tell you what, you thin man in a censer, I willIle tell thee what, thou thin man in a Censor; I will
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.iii.91Like to a censer in a barber's shop.Like to a Censor in a barbers shoppe:

Glossary

 1 result(s).
censormagistrate responsible for the census and guarding public morals

Thesaurus

 0 result(s).

Themes and Topics

 1 result(s).
Roman history...ventionally dressed in a white toga censor cor ii iii 243 magistrate responsible ...
SHAKESPEARE'S WORDS © 2020 DAVID CRYSTAL & BEN CRYSTAL