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Search phrase: clout

Plays

 6 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
HamletHam II.ii.504With bisson rheum; a clout upon that headWith Bisson Rheume: A clout about that head,
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.45have clapped i'th' clout at twelve score, and carried youhaue clapt in the Clowt at Twelue-score, and carryed you
King LearKL IV.vi.92clout, i' the clout! Hewgh! – Give the word.clout, i'th'clout: Hewgh. Giue the word.
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.i.135Indeed, 'a must shoot nearer, or he'll ne'er hit the clout.Indeede a'must shoote nearer, or heele ne're hit the clout.
Richard IIIR3 I.iii.176And then, to dry them, gav'st the Duke a cloutAnd then to dry them, gau'st the Duke a Clowt,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.iv.201say so, she looks as pale as any clout in the versal world.say so, shee lookes as pale as any clout in the versall world.

Glossary

 2 result(s).
cloutpiece of cloth, rag; handkerchief
clout[archery] pin fixing a target, cloth patch at the centre of a target; mark, bull

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Words Families

 4 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
CLOUTBASICclout n, clouted adj
CLOUTTYPEdishclout n, swaddling clout n
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