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Search phrase: description


 19 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.256For this description of thine honesty? A poxFor this description of thine honestie? A pox
Antony and CleopatraAC II.ii.203It beggared all description. She did lieIt beggerd all discription, she did lye
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vii.50Will this description satisfy him?Will this description satisfie him?
As You Like ItAYL IV.iii.85Then should I know you by description.Then should I know you by description,
CymbelineCym II.iv.93Be given to your remembrance – the descriptionBe giuen to your remembrance) the description
CymbelineCym IV.i.24This is the very description of their meeting-place,This is the very description of their meeting place
CymbelineCym V.v.177Were craked of kitchen-trulls, or his descriptionWere crak'd of Kitchin-Trulles, or his description
Henry VH5 III.vi.36good truth, the poet makes a most excellent descriptiongood truth, the Poet makes a most excellent description
Henry VH5 IV.ii.51Description cannot suit itself in wordsDescription cannot sute it selfe in words,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.v.1Your wondrous rare description, noble Earl,Your wondrous rare description (noble Earle)
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.519A right description of our sport, my lord.A right description of our sport my Lord.
OthelloOth II.i.62That paragons description and wild fame;That paragons description, and wilde Fame:
PericlesPer IV.ii.96very description.verie description.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.ii.35them I will describe them and, according to my descriptionthem, I will describe them, and according to my description
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.301Before a friend of this descriptionBefore a friend of this description
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.200description the matter to you, if you be capacity of it.description the matter to you, if you be capacity of it.
The Winter's TaleWT V.ii.56report to follow it and undoes description to do it.Report to follow it, and vndo's description to doe it.
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.412'Tis his description.'Tis his description.
Timon of AthensTim V.iii.1By all description this should be the place.By all description this should be the place.


 12 result(s).
apathatonepithet, adjective, description
blazondescription, representation, delineation
characterpersonality sketch, personal description
definementdescription, definition, delineation
denotementaccount, description, making known
dictionverbal description, account in words
epithetonepithet, adjective, description
famereport, account, description
noteobservation, record, description
reportaccount, description
unspeakableindescribable, inexpressible, beyond description


 14 result(s).
description, beyondunspeakable
description, personalcharacter
description, verbaldiction
personal descriptioncharacter
verbal descriptiondiction

Themes and Topics

 5 result(s).
Clothing...aking terms are brought together in the description of katherina’s dress by the tailor in t...
Singing... and unrequited love, as in the wooer’s description of the gaoler’s daughter’s singing: ‘sh...
Swearing...re illustrated in the a--z section. the description of swearing is massively complicated by...
Verb forms...w are shown below. be item modern description example art are 2nd person singular, ...
...t a man’s tailor have item modern description example ha’ have >> elision hast h...
...ou hadst this ring do item modern description example dost do 2nd person singular, ...
...us didest thou modals item modern description example canst can 2nd person singular...
Welsh...at discreetly mw i.i.136 i will description the matter mw i.i.200 if you be...

Words Families

 1 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
DESCRIBEBASICdescription n