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Search phrase: currant

Plays

 19 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.iii.67Come current for an accusationCome currant for an Accusation,
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.i.55current that I told you yesternight. There's a franklin incurrant that I told you yesternight. There's a Franklin in
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iii.97And pass them current too. God's me! My horse!And passe them currant too. Gods me, my horse.
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.i.97I'll have the current in this place dammed up,Ile haue the Currant in this place damn'd vp,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.i.5Should go as general current through the world.Should go so generall currant through the world.
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.i.120the other with current repentance.the other with currant repentance.
Henry VIIIH8 I.iii.47.1Held current music too.Held currant Musicke too.
King Edward IIIE3 IV.v.69And it is current: thou shalt freely pass.And it is currant, thou shalt freely passe.
King JohnKJ II.i.335Say, shall the current of our right run on?Say, shall the currant of our right rome on,
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.64To excuse the current of thy cruelty.To excuse the currant of thy cruelty.
OthelloOth IV.ii.58The fountain from the which my current runs,The Fountaine from the which my currant runnes,
Richard IIR2 I.iii.231Thy word is current with him for my death,Thy word is currant with him, for my death,
Richard IIR2 V.iii.122Speak ‘ Pardon ’ as 'tis current in our land;Speake Pardon, as 'tis currant in our Land,
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.84No excuse current but to hang thyself.no excuse currant, / But to hang thy selfe.
Richard IIIR3 I.iii.255Your fire-new stamp of honour is scarce current.Your fire-new stampe of Honor is scarce currant.
Richard IIIR3 II.i.96And yet go current from suspicion!And yet go currant from Suspition.
Richard IIIR3 IV.ii.9To try if thou be current gold indeed.To trie if thou be currant Gold indeed:
Timon of AthensTim I.i.24Provokes itself, and like the current fliesProuokes it selfe, and like the currant flyes
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.i.216I stamp this kiss upon thy current lip; I stamp this kisse upon thy currant lippe,

Poems

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A Lover's ComplaintLC.284 With brinish current downward flowed a pace: With brynish currant downe-ward flowed a pace:
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1569 Thus ebbs and flows the current of her sorrow, Thus ebs and flowes the currant of her sorrow

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Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
CURRANTBASICcurrant n
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