if you are searching for a compound word, note that it might appear in any of three ways, reflecting varied editorial practice: spaced ('house keeper'), solid ('housekeeper'), or hyphenated ('house-keeper')
or use Advanced Search

Search results

Search phrase: dagger


 41 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.148His dagger drew, and died. For all the rest,His dagger drew, and died. For all the rest,
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.142scarf, and the practice in the chape of his dagger.scarfe, and the practise in the chape of his dagger.
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.39She draws a dagger
CymbelineCym IV.ii.79My dagger in my mouth. Say what thou art:My Dagger in my mouth. Say what thou art:
HamletHam V.ii.143Rapier and dagger.Rapier and dagger.
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.132kingdom with a dagger of lath, and drive all thy subjectsKingdome with a dagger of Lath, and driue all thy Subiects
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.298Why, he hacked it with his dagger, and said heWhy, he hackt it with his Dagger, and said, hee
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.372this dagger my sceptre, and this cushion my crown.this Dagger my Scepter, and this Cushion my Crowne.
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.374golden sceptre for a leaden dagger, and thy precious richGolden Scepter for a Leaden Dagger, and thy precious rich
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.308And now is this Vice's dagger become a squire,And now is this Vices Dagger become a Squire,
Henry VH5 IV.i.56Do not you wear your dagger in your capDoe not you weare your Dagger in your Cappe
Henry VH5 IV.iv.70everyone may pare his nails with a wooden dagger; andeuerie one may payre his nayles with a woodden dagger, and
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iii.78any sword, weapon, or dagger henceforward, upon painany Sword, Weapon, or Dagger hence-forward, vpon paine
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.204He stretched him, and, with one hand on his dagger,He stretch'd him, and with one hand on his dagger,
Julius CaesarJC I.iii.89I know where I will wear this dagger then:I know where I will weare this Dagger then;
Julius CaesarJC III.ii.46same dagger for myself, when it shall please my countrysame Dagger for my selfe, when it shall please my Country
Julius CaesarJC III.ii.175Look, in this place ran Cassius' dagger through;Looke, in this place ran Cassius Dagger through:
Julius CaesarJC IV.iii.99My spirit from mine eyes! There is my dagger,My Spirit from mine eyes. There is my Dagger,
Julius CaesarJC IV.iii.106.2Sheathe your dagger.Sheath your Dagger:
MacbethMac II.i.33Is this a dagger which I see before me,Is this a Dagger, which I see before me,
MacbethMac II.i.38A dagger of the mind, a false creation,A Dagger of the Minde, a false Creation,
MacbethMac III.iv.61This is the air-drawn dagger which you saidThis is the Ayre-drawne-Dagger which you said
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.14dagger man, and young Drop-heir that killed lustydagger man, and yong Drop-heire that kild lustie
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.107Hath no man's dagger here a point for me?Hath no mans dagger here a point for me?
Richard IIIR3 III.i.110I pray you, uncle, give me this dagger.I pray you, Vnckle, giue me this Dagger.
Richard IIIR3 III.i.111My dagger, little cousin? With all my heart.My Dagger, little Cousin? with all my heart.
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.v.116Then will I lay the serving-creature's dagger onThen will I lay the seruing Creatures Dagger on
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.v.120Pray you put up your dagger, andPray you put vp your Dagger, / And
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.v.123with an iron wit, and put up my iron dagger. Answer mewith an yron wit, / And put vp my yron Dagger. / Answere me
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.169Yea, noise? Then I'll be brief. O happy dagger!Yea noise? Then ile be briefe. O happy Dagger.
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.170She snatches Romeo's dagger
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.203This dagger hath mista'en, for, lo, his houseThis Dagger hath mistaine, for loe his house
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.i.100Thou stick'st a dagger in me. I shall never seeThou stick'st a dagger in me, I shall neuer see
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.iv.65And wear my dagger with the braver grace,And weare my dagger with the brauer grace,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.264shin th' other day with playing at sword and dagger withshin th'other day, with playing at Sword and Dagger with
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.i.121And Walter's dagger was not come from sheathing.And Walters dagger was not come from sheathing:
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.156In my green velvet coat; my dagger muzzled,In my greene Veluet Coat; my Dagger muzzel'd,
Titus AndronicusTit IV.i.117Ay, with my dagger in their bosoms, grandsire.I with my dagger in their bosomes Grandsire:
Twelfth NightTN IV.i.26He beats Sir Andrew with the handle of his dagger
Twelfth NightTN IV.i.27Hold, sir, or I'll throw your dagger o'er theHold sir, or Ile throw your dagger ore the
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.126Who with dagger of lath, in his rage and his wrath,Who with dagger of lath, in his rage and his wrath,


 5 result(s).
bodkindagger [or other pointed weapon]
chapemetal plate on the sheath of a weapon, especially one covering rhe dagger-point
dudgeon[of a dagger] handle, hilt, haft
stock[fencing] thrust with the dagger-point


 5 result(s).
dagger-point, thrust with the stock
handle [of a dagger]dudgeon
thrust with the dagger-pointstock

Themes and Topics

 1 result(s).
Weapons...to four types: (i) terms for swords and dagger s, especially in relation to fencing, an...
...uns, both hand-held and mounted.swords, dagger s, and trappings backsword 2h4 ii...
...bodkin ham iii.i.76 sharply pointed dagger carriage ham v.ii.148 looped ...
...2 metal plate covering the point of a dagger curtle-axe ayl i.iii.115 shor...
...for slashing and cutting; cutlass dagger ham v.ii.143 [as in modern english]...
... english] dudgeon mac ii.i.46 dagger hilt falchion kl v.iii.274 cu...
... poniard ham v.ii.147 type of short dagger rapier ham ii.ii.342 light sh...

Words Families

 1 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords