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Search phrase: correct

Plays

 8 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry VH5 I.ii.191Where some, like magistrates, correct at home;Where some like Magistrates correct at home:
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.iii.196My accuser is my prentice, and when I did correct himmy accuser is my Prentice, and when I did correct him
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.335Not you, correct him. My heart weeps to see him(Not you) correct him. My heart weepes to see him
King JohnKJ II.i.87Whiles we, God's wrathful agent, do correctWhiles we Gods wrathfull agent doe correct
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.308which I beseech your worship to correct yourself, for thewhich I beseech your worship to correct your selfe, for the
PericlesPer I.iii.22To show his sorrow he'd correct himself;to shewe his sorrow, hee'de correct himselfe;
Richard IIR2 I.ii.5Which made the fault that we cannot correct,Which made the fault that we cannot correct,
Troilus and CressidaTC V.vi.3I would correct him.I would correct him.

Poems

 1 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
SonnetsSonn.111.12 Nor double penance to correct correction. Nor double pennance to correct correction.

Glossary

 15 result(s).
correctpunish, chastise, reprimand
currentvalid, correct, true
justquite so, correct
orthographycorrect spelling
physiccure, correct, dose with medicine
precisepuritanical, strictly moral, scrupulously correct
proportionproper rhythm, correct value [of notes]
ratifymake metrically correct, bring into proportion
rightcorrect [in opinion], right-minded
schoolcontrol, correct, teach wisdom to
sequenceappropriate order, correct precedence
truecorrect, accurate, exact
verifyconfirm, substantiate, prove correct
veryproper, correct, appropriate
wanderinglost, straying from the correct path

Thesaurus

 16 result(s).
correcttrue
correctphysic
correctvery
correctjust
correctschool
correctcurrent
correctright
correct precedencesequence
correct, proveverify
correct, scrupulouslyprecise
metrically correct, makeratify
path, straying from the correctwandering
precedence, correctsequence
spelling, correctorthography
straying from the correct pathwandering
value, correct [of notes]proportion

Words Families

 10 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
CORRECTBASICcorrect adj, correct v, corrected adj, correction n
CORRECTGODScorrector n
CORRECTPEOPLEcorrectioner n
CORRECTNOTincorrect adj, uncorrected adj
IINCORRECTBASICsee CORRECT
UNCORRECTEDBASICsee CORRECT
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