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Plays

 55 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.i.76Farewell, pretty lady. You must hold the credit ofFarewell prettie Lady, you must hold the credit of
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.iii.234They, that they cannot help. How shall they creditThey, that they cannot helpe, how shall they credit
All's Well That Ends WellAW II.i.123Our great self and our credit, to esteemOur great selfe and our credit, to esteeme
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.133credit, and as I hope to live.credit, and as I hope to liue.
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.170of him my condition, and what credit I have with theof him my condition: and what credite I haue with the
All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.261that credit with them at that time that I knew of theirthat credit with them at that time, that I knewe of their
As You Like ItAYL I.i.119sir, I wrestle for my credit, and he that escapes mesir I wrastle for my credit, and hee that escapes me
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.i.45The one ne'er got me credit, the other mickle blame.The one nere got me credit, the other mickle blame: 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.ii.22Being compact of credit – that you love us.(Being compact of credit) that you loue vs,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.i.68Consider how it stands upon my credit.Consider how it stands vpon my credit.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.6Of credit infinite, highly beloved,Of credit infinite, highly belou'd, 
CymbelineCym I.vii.157The credit that thy lady hath of theeThe credit that thy Lady hath of thee
CymbelineCym I.vii.159Her assured credit. Blessed live you long!Her assur'd credit. Blessed liue you long,
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.ii.55stretch, and where it would not I have used my credit.stretch, and where it would not, I haue vs'd my credit.
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.i.73should be looked into, for their own credit sake make allshould bee look'd into) for their owne Credit sake, make all
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.i.43honest man, I have little credit with your worship. Thehonest man, I haue but a very litle credite with your Worshippe. The
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.i.36Such as were grown to credit by the wars;Such as were growne to credit by the warres:
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iii.71master. Fight for the credit of the prentices.Master, / Fight for credit of the Prentices.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ii.142And will you credit this base drudge's words,And will you credit this base Drudges Wordes,
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.116Thereon I pawn my credit and mine honour.Thereon I pawne my Credit, and mine Honor.
Henry VIIIH8 I.i.37Being now seen possible enough, got credit,Being now seene, possible enough, got credit
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.265This talking lord can lay upon my credit,This talking Lord can lay vpon my credit,
Julius CaesarJC III.i.191My credit now stands on such slippery ground,My credit now stands on such slippery ground,
Julius CaesarJC V.i.78And partly credit things that do presage.And partly credit things that do presage.
King LearKL III.i.35If on my credit you dare build so far
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.i.26Thus will I save my credit in the shoot:Thus will I saue my credit in the shoote,
Measure for MeasureMM II.iv.92Whose credit with the judge, or own great place,Whose creadit with the Iudge, or owne great place,
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.242Were testimonies against his worth and creditWere testimonies against his worth, and credit
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.i.180Try what my credit can in Venice do,Try what my credit can in Venice doe,
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.246.1And there's an oath of credit.And there's an oath of credit.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.ii.178Nay, he will do it. – 'Tis a goodly creditNay he will do it, 'tis a goodly credite
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.75Glance at my credit with Hippolyta,Glance at my credite, with Hippolita?
OthelloOth I.iii.2.1That gives them credit.That giues them Credite.
OthelloOth I.iii.97Of years, of country, credit, everything,Of Yeares, of Country, Credite, euery thing
OthelloOth II.i.278That she loves him, 'tis apt and of great credit.That she loues him, 'tis apt, and of great Credite.
OthelloOth II.iii.349She shall undo her credit with the Moor.She shall vndo her Credite with the Moore.
PericlesPer IV.ii.28O, our credit comes not in like the commodity,Oh our credite comes not in like the commoditie,
PericlesPer V.i.123And make my senses credit thy relation& make senses credit thy relation,
PericlesPer V.iii.77Lord Cerimon hath letters of good credit, sir,Lord Cerimon hath letters of good credit. Sir,
Richard IIR2 III.iii.120And as I am a gentleman I credit him.And as I am a Gentleman, I credit him.
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.i.93I call them forth to credit her.I call them forth to credit her.
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.ii.107His name and credit shall you undertake,His name and credite shal you vndertake,
The TempestTem I.ii.102To credit his own lie, he did believeTo credite his owne lie, he did beleeue
The TempestTem II.i.62beyond creditbeyond credit.
The TempestTem III.iii.26And what does else want credit, come to meAnd what do's else want credit, come to me
Timon of AthensTim II.i.23Have smit my credit. I love and honour him,Haue smit my credit. I loue, and honour him,
Timon of AthensTim III.ii.70And kept his credit with his purse,And kept his credit with his purse:
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.105This is much credit to you!This is much credit to you.
Twelfth NightTN IV.iii.6Yet there he was; and there I found this creditYet there he was, and there I found this credite,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.57Now, when the credit of our town lay on it,Now when the credite of our Towne lay on it,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.223And here forget 'em; it concerns your creditAnd here forget 'em; it concernes your credit,
The Winter's TaleWT II.i.157.2What? Lack I credit?What? lacke I credit?
The Winter's TaleWT II.iii.146Beseech your highness, give us better credit.Beseech your Highnesse, giue vs better credit:
The Winter's TaleWT V.i.178That which I shall report will bear no credit,That which I shall report, will beare no credit,
The Winter's TaleWT V.ii.60have matter to rehearse, though credit be asleep and nothaue matter to rehearse, though Credit be asleepe, and not

Poems

 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Passionate PilgrimPP.1.7 I smiling credit her false-speaking tongue, I smiling, credite her false speaking toung,
SonnetsSonn.138.7 Simply I credit her false-speaking tongue; Simply I credit her false speaking tongue,

Glossary

 17 result(s).
additionadvantage, credit, plus
attributereputation, credit, honour
attributionpraise, credit, recognition
creditcredibility, believing, belief
creditbelieve, trust, have faith in
credittrust, faith, belief
creditreputation, name, standing, honour
creditreport, news, story
creditdo credit to, grace, give esteem to
creditorcredit [column in an account book]
faithbelieve, trust, credit
gracegain honour, get credit
gracegive credit to, lend plausibility to
honourcredit, good name, reputation
namehonour, credit, glory
pitchpay as you go, no credit
praisecredit, honour, prestige

Thesaurus

 12 result(s).
creditattribution
creditaddition
creditattribute
creditfaith
creditname
creditpraise
credithonour
credit [column in an account book]creditor
credit to, docredit
credit, getgrace
credit, givegrace
credit, nopitch

Themes and Topics

 2 result(s).
Here, there, and where...d being the true king] thereon i pawn my credit and mine honour on that upon that [p...
Non-classical legend, romance, and folklore...8 that former fabulous story got credit / that bevis was believed medieval s...

Words Families

 5 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
CREDITBASICcredit n, credit v
CREDITFUNCTIONcreditor n
CREDITNOTdiscredit v
DISCREDITBASICsee CREDIT
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