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 187 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.i.4death anew; but I must attend his majesty's command,death anew; but I must attend his maiesties command,
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.iii.88command you!command you?
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.iii.89That man should be at woman's command, andThat man should be at womans command, and
All's Well That Ends WellAW II.i.194What husband in thy power I will command:What husband in thy power I will command:
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.vi.44There was excellent command: to charge in with ourThere was excellent command, to charge in with our
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.vi.46That was not to be blamed in the commandThat was not to be blam'd in the command
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.vi.49command.command.
All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.252command.command.
Antony and CleopatraAC III.iii.6Through whom I might command it? – Come thou near.through whom I might commaund it: / Come thou neere.
Antony and CleopatraAC III.iv.37Choose your own company, and command what costChoose your owne company, and command what cost
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xi.23Nay, do so; for indeed I have lost command.Nay do so: for indeede I haue lost command,
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xi.61.1Command me.Command mee.
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xiii.25As i'th' command of Caesar. I dare him thereforeAs i'th'Command of Casar. I dare him therefore
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xiii.88.1To have command obeyed.To haue command obey'd.
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.ii.23.1And suffered my command.And suffer'd my command.
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiv.66Disgrace and horror, that on my commanddisgrace and horror, / That on my command,
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiv.132'Tis the last service that I shall command you.'Tis the last seruice that I shall command you.
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.198Madam, as thereto sworn, by your command,Madam, as thereto sworne, by your command
As You Like ItAYL II.vii.126And take upon command what help we haveAnd take vpon command, what helpe we haue
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.159Therefore, most gracious Duke, with thy commandTherefore most gracious Duke with thy command, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.336I, sir, am Dromio. Command him away.I Sir am Dromio, command him away. 
CoriolanusCor I.vi.84And I shall quickly draw out my command,And foure shall quickly draw out my Command,
CoriolanusCor IV.v.64Bears a command in't. Though thy tackle's torn,Beares a Command in't: Though thy Tackles torne,
CoriolanusCor V.vi.74Under your great command. You are to knowVnder your great Command. You are to know,
CymbelineCym I.ii.57If after this command thou fraught the courtIf after this command thou fraught the Court
CymbelineCym I.ii.83Not after our command. Away with her,Not after our command. Away with her,
CymbelineCym I.ii.101On his command: he would not suffer meOn his command: he would not suffer mee
CymbelineCym II.iii.51Save when command to your dismission tends,Saue when command to your dismission tends,
CymbelineCym III.ii.13Have made to thy command? I, her? Her blood?Haue made to thy command? I her? Her blood?
CymbelineCym III.ii.18That I have sent her by her own commandThat I haue sent her, by her owne command,
CymbelineCym III.iv.101Since I received command to do this businessSince I receiu'd command to do this businesse,
CymbelineCym III.iv.157Command into obedience: fear and nicenessCommand, into obedience. Feare, and Nicenesse
CymbelineCym IV.ii.343Makes our hopes fair. Command our present numbersMakes our hopes faire. Command our present numbers
HamletHam I.iii.123Than a command to parle. For Lord Hamlet,Then a command to parley. For Lord Hamlet,
HamletHam II.i.108No, my good lord. But, as you did command,No my good Lord: but as you did command,
HamletHam II.ii.28Put your dread pleasures more into commandPut your dread pleasures, more into Command
HamletHam II.ii.469Repugnant to command. Unequal matched,Repugnant to command: vnequall match,
HamletHam III.ii.331command; or rather, as you say, my mother. Thereforecommand: or rather you say, my Mother: therfore
HamletHam III.ii.369But these cannot I command to anyBut these cannot I command to any
HamletHam III.iv.58An eye like Mars, to threaten and command,An eye like Mars, to threaten or command
HamletHam III.iv.109Th' important acting of your dread command?Th'important acting of your dread command?
HamletHam V.i.224And, but that great command o'ersways the order,And but that great Command, o're-swaies the order,
HamletHam V.ii.19Ah, royal knavery! – an exact command,Oh royall knauery: An exact command,
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.13when I am King of England I shall command all thewhen I am King of England, I shall command al the
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.i.53Why, I can teach you, cousin, to command the devil.Why, I can teach thee, Cousin, to command the Deuill.
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.iv.32Of estimation and command in arms.Of estimation, and command in Armes.
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.75word, and a word of exceeding good command, byWord, and a Word of exceeding good Command.
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.i.68better command his servants. It is certain that eitherbetter command his Seruants. It is certaine, that either
Henry IV Part 22H4 epilogue.18you command me to use my legs? And yet that wereyou command me to use my Legges? And yet that were
Henry VH5 II.iii.58Let housewifery appear. Keep close, I thee command.Let Huswiferie appeare: keepe close, I thee command.
Henry VH5 III.iii.24We may as bootless spend our vain commandWe may as bootlesse spend our vaine Command
Henry VH5 III.iii.29Whiles yet my soldiers are in my command,Whiles yet my Souldiers are in my Command,
Henry VH5 IV.i.147under his master's command, transporting a sum ofvnder his Masters command, transporting a summe of
Henry VH5 IV.i.250Command the health of it? No, thou proud dream,Command the health of it? No, thou prowd Dreame,
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.9Virtue he had, deserving to command;Vertue he had, deseruing to command,
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.38And lookest to command the Prince and realm.And lookest to command the Prince and Realme.
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iii.30Peeled priest, dost thou command me to be shut out?Piel'd Priest, doo'st thou command me to be shut out?
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iii.76command you, in his highness' name, to repair to yourcommand you, in his Highnesse Name, to repayre to your
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.vi.12Dauphin, command the citizens make bonfiresDolphin command the Citizens make Bonfires,
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.i.117And then your highness shall command a peace.And then your Highnesse shall command a Peace.
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.v.36Upon my blessing I command thee go.Vpon my Blessing I command thee goe.
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.ii.19Command the conquest, Charles, it shall be thine,Command the Conquest Charles, it shall be thine:
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iii.147Command in Anjou what your honour pleases.Command in Aniou what your Honor pleases.
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.v.19She is content to be at your commandShe is content to be at your command:
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.v.20Command, I mean, of virtuous chaste intents,Command I meane, of Vertuous chaste intents,
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.ii.45Hast thou not worldly pleasure at commandHast thou not worldly pleasure at command,
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.ii.8The Nevils are thy subjects to command.The Neuills are thy Subiects to command.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.i.124Used to command, untaught to plead for favour.Vs'd to command, vntaught to pleade for fauour.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ii.34the spirit of putting down kings and princes. Commandthe spirit of putting down Kings and Princes. Command
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.v.6Such aid as I can spare you shall command,Such ayd as I can spare you shall command,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vi.2upon London Stone, I charge and command that,vpon London Stone, / I charge and command, that
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.111Away with him! And do as I command ye.Away with him, and do as I command ye:
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.116in capite; and we charge and command that theirin Capite. And we charge and command, that their
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.viii.4sound retreat or parley, when I command them kill?sound Retreat or Parley / When I command them kill?
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ix.2And could command no more content than I?And could command no more content then I?
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.i.49Command my eldest son – nay, all my sons – Command my eldest sonne, nay all my sonnes,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.vi.36Command an argosy to stem the waves.Command an Argosie to stemme the Waues.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.i.92And be you kings, command, and I'll obey.And be you kings, command, and Ile obey.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.ii.45What you command, that rests in me to do.What you command, that rests in me to doe.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.ii.166But to command, to check, to o'erbear suchBut to command, to check, to o're-beare such,
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.6Where kings command. I was, I must confess,Where Kings command. I was (I must confesse)
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.vi.59Let me entreat – for I command no more – Let me entreat (for I command no more)
Henry VIIIH8 II.i.151He sent command to the Lord Mayor straightHe sent command to the Lord Mayor straight
Henry VIIIH8 II.ii.132If I command him, follows my appointment;If I command him followes my appointment,
Henry VIIIH8 IV.i.116Something I can command. As I walk thither,Something I can command. As I walke thither,
Henry VIIIH8 IV.i.117.2You may command us, sir.You may command vs Sir.
King Edward IIIE3 I.i.79Dare he command a fealty in me?Dare he commaund a fealty in mee,
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.344Command her, woo her, win her any waysComaund her, woo her, win her anie waies,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.ii.31Command that victuals be appointed them,Command that victuals be appoynted them,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.ii.67They will so? Then, belike, they may command,They wil so: Then belike they may command,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.v.80Thou and thy word lie both in my command.Thou and thy word lie both in my command,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vi.14With fire-containing flint. Command our bowsFire containing flint, command our bowes
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vii.32Or that it were restorative, commandOr that it were restoritiue, command
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.83But, Copland, thou didst scorn the King's command,But Copland thou didst scorne the kings command
King JohnKJ I.i.197‘ O sir,’ says answer, ‘ at your best command;O sir, sayes answer, at your best command,
King JohnKJ II.i.299Command the rest to stand. God and our right!Command the rest to stand, God and our right.
King JohnKJ II.i.532Command thy son and daughter to join hands.Command thy sonne and daughtet to ioyne hands.
King LearKL II.iv.258.1Have a command to tend you?Haue a command to tend you?
King LearKL IV.ii.21A mistress's command. Wear this; (giving a favour) spare speech.A Mistresses command. Weare this; spare speech,
King LearKL V.iii.52Which do command them. With him I sent the Queen,Which do command them. With him I sent the Queen:
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.i.81lowliness. Shall I command thy love? I may. Shall Ilowlinesse. Shall I command thy loue? I may. Shall I
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.114to be rendered by our assistance, the King's command,to bee rendred by our assistants the Kings command:
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.312Command me any service to her thither?command me any seruice to her?
MacbethMac II.iii.43He did command me to call timely on him.He did command me to call timely on him,
MacbethMac III.i.16Command upon me, to the which my dutiesCommand vpon me, to the which my duties
MacbethMac III.i.126.1Perform what you command us.Performe what you command vs.
MacbethMac IV.iii.132Is thine and my poor country's to command;Is thine, and my poore Countries to command:
MacbethMac V.i.23her continually; 'tis her command.her con-tinually, 'tis her command.
MacbethMac V.ii.19Those he commands move only in command,Those he commands, moue onely in command,
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.13command the captain and all the rest from their functions.command the Captaine and all the rest from their functions:
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.161He can command, lets it straight feel the spur;He can command; lets it strait feele the spur:
Measure for MeasureMM IV.i.31This other doth command a little doorThis other doth command a little doore,
Measure for MeasureMM IV.ii.162and an express command, under penalty, to deliver hisand an expresse command, vnder penaltie, to deliuer his
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.78And sent according to command, whiles IAnd sent according to command, whiles I
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.145Command these fretting waters from your eyesCommand these fretting waters from your eies
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ix.45How many be commanded that command;How many be commanded that command?
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.211But can you affection the 'oman? Let us commandBut can you affection the 'o-man, let vs command
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.iii.10command. I have turned away my other guests. Theycommaund: I haue turn'd away my other guests, they
Much Ado About NothingMA II.i.241Will your grace command me any service toWill your Grace command mee any seruice to
OthelloOth I.i.182I may command at most. Get weapons, ho!(I may command at most) get Weapons (hoa)
OthelloOth I.ii.60Good signor, you shall more command with yearsGood Signior, you shall more command with yeares,
OthelloOth II.i.256from Venice. Watch you tonight: for the command, I'llfrom Venice. Watch you to night: for the Command, Ile
OthelloOth III.iii.464To wronged Othello's service. Let him command,To wrong'd Othello's Seruice. Let him command,
OthelloOth IV.i.184emperor's side and command him tasks.Emperours side, and command him Taskes.
OthelloOth IV.i.236For, as I think, they do command him home,For as I thinke, they do command him home,
OthelloOth V.ii.327Your power and your command is taken offYour Power, and your Command is taken off,
PericlesPer III.i.3Upon the winds command, bind them in brass,Vpon the Windes commaund, bind them in Brasse;
PericlesPer III.iv.3At your command. Know you the character?at your command: / Know you the Charecter?
PericlesPer IV.ii.57were as they have been. Get this done as I commandwere as they haue beene: get this done as I command
PericlesPer IV.vi.159Since they do better thee in their command.since they doe better thee in their command,
PericlesPer V.iii.1Hail, Dian! To perform thy just commandHaile Dian, to performe thy iust commaund,
Richard IIR2 I.i.166My life thou shalt command, but not my shame.My life thou shalt command, but not my shame,
Richard IIR2 I.i.196We were not born to sue, but to command;We were not borne to sue, but to command,
Richard IIR2 I.i.204Lord Marshal, command our officers-at-armsLord Marshall, command our Officers at Armes,
Richard IIR2 IV.i.264Let it command a mirror hither straightLet it command a Mirror hither straight,
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.39Unmannered dog! Stand thou, when I command!Vnmanner'd Dogge, / Stand'st thou when I commaund:
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.196What we will do, we do upon command.What we will do, we do vpon command.
Richard IIIR3 III.i.108He may command me as my sovereign,He may command me as my Soueraigne,
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.345Tell her the King, that may command, entreats.Tell her, the King that may command, intreats.
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.1.52Say ‘What is it your honour will command?'Say, what is it your Honor wil command:
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.1.113And say ‘ What is't your honour will command,And say: What is't your Honor will command,
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.6Or what you will command me will I do,Or what you will command me, wil I do,
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.251Go, fool, and whom thou keep'st command.Go foole, and whom thou keep'st command.
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.ii.221They shall go forward, Kate, at thy command.They shall goe forward Kate at thy command,
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.iii.192Why, so this gallant will command the sun.Why so this gallant will command the sunne.
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.iv.86your command at all hours.your command at all houres.
The Taming of the ShrewTS V.i.11I think I shall command your welcome here,I thinke I shall command your welcome here;
The Taming of the ShrewTS V.ii.95Say I command her come to me.Say I command her come to me.
The TempestTem I.i.21a councillor. If you can command these elements toa Counsellor, if you can command these Elements to
The TempestTem I.ii.297I will be correspondent to command,I will be correspondent to command
The TempestTem I.ii.369What I command, I'll rack thee with old cramps,What I command, Ile racke thee with old Crampes,
The TempestTem I.ii.501.1All points of my command.All points of my command.
The TempestTem III.ii.95One spirit to command. They all do hate himOne Spirit to command: they all do hate him
The TempestTem IV.i.131Answer your summons; Juno does command.Answere your summons, Iuno do's command.
The TempestTem V.i.48The pine and cedar; graves at my commandThe Pyne, and Cedar. Graues at my command
The TempestTem V.i.271And deal in her command without her power.And deale in her command, without her power:
Timon of AthensTim III.iv.4One business does command us all, for mineone businesse do's command vs all. / For mine
Timon of AthensTim IV.ii.48Or that which can command it.Or that which can command it:
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.256Freely command, thou wouldst have plunged thyselfFreely command'st: thou would'st haue plung'd thy self
Titus AndronicusTit IV.ii.179To be a warrior and command a camp.To be a warriour, and command a Campe.
Troilus and CressidaTC I.ii.293Achievement is command; ungained, beseech.’"Atchieuement, is command; vngain'd, beseech.
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.61Agamemnon is a fool to offer to commandAgamemnon is a foole to offer to command
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.126Disguise the holy strength of their command,Disguise the holy strength of their command:
Troilus and CressidaTC III.i.25Command, I mean, friend.Command, I meane friend.
Troilus and CressidaTC III.i.26Who shall I command, sir?Who shallI command sir?
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.iv.119You shall be mistress, and command him wholly.You shall be mistresse, and command him wholly.
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.286.2You shall command me, sir.You shall command me sir:
Twelfth NightTN II.v.103I may command where I adore;I may command where I adore,
Twelfth NightTN II.v.113‘ I may command where I adore.’ Why, sheI may command, where I adore: Why shee
Twelfth NightTN II.v.114may command me. I serve her, she is my lady. Why,may command me: I serue her, she is my Ladie. Why
Twelfth NightTN IV.iii.17She could not sway her house, command her followers,She could not sway her house, command her followers,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.i.108Please you command, a thousand times as much;(Please you command) a thousand times as much:
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.23Which to requite, command me while I live.Which to requite, command me while I liue.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.ii.76master's command, he must carry for a present to hisMasters command, hee must carry for a present to his
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iii.5One that attends your ladyship's command.One that attends your Ladiships command.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iii.10It is your pleasure to command me in.It is your pleasure to command me in.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.ii.56That does command my rapier from my hipThat does command my Rapier from my hip
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.iv.41.1Command him die; he shall.Command him die, he shall.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.169Why she is fair, and why her eyes command meWhy she is faire, and why her eyes command me
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.ii.39These the bright lamps of beauty, that commandThese the bright lamps of beauty, that command
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.ii.69Yours to command i'th' way of honesty.Yours to command ith way of honestie;
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.463It is in mine authority to commandIt is in mine authoritie to command
The Winter's TaleWT II.i.55.1On your command.On your command.
The Winter's TaleWT III.ii.161My swift command, though I with death and withMy swift command: though I with Death, and with
The Winter's TaleWT IV.ii.52I willingly obey your command.I willingly obey your command.
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.733there; whereupon I command thee to open thy affair.there: whereupon I command thee to open thy Affaire.
The Winter's TaleWT V.i.137.2By his commandBy his command

Poems

 3 result(s).
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A Lover's ComplaintLC.227 Take all these similes to your own command, Take all these similies to your owne command,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.624 ‘ Hast thou command? by him that gave it thee, Hast thou commaund? by him that gaue it thee
The Rape of LucreceLuc.625 From a pure heart command thy rebel will. From a pure heart commaund thy rebell will:

Glossary

 40 result(s).
authorityright to command, position of power
beckbeckoning, command, call
behestcommand, bidding, decree
bidcommand, order, enjoin, tell
captainshipleadership, command
chargecommand, order, injunction, instruction
chargeorder, command, enjoin
chargecompany, command
chidebrusquely command, drive [away] with harsh words
commandhave at one's disposal, be entrusted with
commandtroop, body of men, force
commandat one's disposal, at one's pleasure
commandentrust, authorize, delegate
commandforce, control, drive
commandposition of authority, superior role
commandorders, direction
commandauthority, commanding power
commanddemand [from], order to be given [from]
commandmentcommand, instruction, order
commissioncommand, authority, power
conductleadership, command
countermandcontrary command, revoking order
desirerequire, command
dutyat one's service, to command
givegive orders, command, direct
hestcommand, behest, order
imposeimposition, command, imposed duty
impositionorder, charge, command
injunctionorder, directive, command
leadingleadership, command, generalship
mandatecommand, order
masterdomsupremacy, dominion, command
orderinjunction, command, dictate
potencypower, authority, command
processcommand, mandate, instructions
requirecommand, summon, demand
soft[used as a command] not so fast, wait a moment, be quiet
taxorder, tell, command
thasunintelligible military drill command
willcommand, order, direct

Thesaurus

 32 result(s).
brusquely commandchide
commandconduct
commandbehest
commandcommission
commandbid
commandcharge
commandbeck
commandcharge
commandcharge
commandtax
commandimpose
commandwill
commandcommandment
commandprocess
commandcaptainship
commandpotency
commanddesire
commandmasterdom
commandinjunction
commandimposition
commandrequire
commandhest
commandmandate
commandorder
commandgive
commandleading
command, brusquelychide
command, contrarycountermand
command, right toauthority
command, toduty
contrary commandcountermand
right to commandauthority

Themes and Topics

 4 result(s).
Cousin... to hotspur i can teach you cousin to command the devil hotspur is his son-in-law’s s...
Functional shift...eseech* tc i ii 293 achievement is command ungained beseech verb to noun ...
... good mind of camillo tardied / my swift command     the commonest for...
Sounds... ii 264 unintelligible military drill command noises made by animals ...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...tem v i 45 [prospero alone] graves at my command / have waked their sleepers oped and l...

Words Families

 5 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
COMMANDBASICcommand n, command v, commanded adj, commanding adj
COMMANDPEOPLEcommander n
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