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Search phrase: drag

Plays

 10 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.iii.19Drag back our expedition. Certain horseDrag backe our expedition: certaine Horse
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iii.51Here by the cheeks I'll drag thee up and down.Here by the Cheekes Ile drag thee vp and downe.
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.229Away even now, or I will drag thee hence.Away euen now, or I will drag thee hence:
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.i.4That drag the tragic melancholy night;That dragge the Tragicke melancholy night:
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.x.78Hence will I drag thee headlong by the heelsHence will I dragge thee headlong by the heeles
Romeo and JulietRJ III.v.155Or I will drag thee on a hurdle thither.Or I will drag thee, on a Hurdle thither.
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.24Do even drag me homeward; which to hinderDoe euen drag me home-ward: which to hinder,
Titus AndronicusTit II.iii.129Drag hence her husband to some secret hole,Drag hence her husband to some secret hole,
Titus AndronicusTit II.iii.283Sirs, drag them from the pit unto the prison.Sirs drag them from the pit vnto the prison,
Titus AndronicusTit IV.iv.56Go, drag the villain hither by the hair.Goe dragge the villaine hither by the haire,

Glossary

 21 result(s).
dodgego this way and that, haggle, drag one's feet
dragonishshaped like a dragon
dragon's tail[astrology] intersection of the orbit of the descending moon and that of the sun [associated with lechery]
drawcarry a burden, drag a load
drawn[unclear meaning] drawn from cover, hunted; disembowelled; dragged along
exhaleddragged from a proper course; also: drawn up as a vapour
fire-drakefiery being, dragon, man with a fiery nose
flap-dragonswallow like a flap-dragon
flap-dragontiny sweetmeat, small cake
flap-dragons[game of bravado] snap-dragons: small burning objects floating on liquor, which have to be avoided while drinking; or: edible objects floating on burning liquor, to be seized and eaten
Georgebadge [of the Order of the Garter] displaying St George and the dragon
haledrag, pull, haul
halemolest, drag about, push around
hurdlecart, frame [as used for dragging traitors to execution]
lagginglingering, dragging, drawn-out
mandragoramandrake plant [seen as a narcotic]
Pendragonearly British king, the father of King Arthur
pieceprolong, extend, drag out
pieceprolong, extend, drag out
pluckdraw on, pull in, drag in
pluckpull down, drag down

Thesaurus

 20 result(s).
course, dragged from a properexhaled
draghale
drag a loaddraw
drag abouthale
drag downpluck
drag inpluck
drag one's feetdodge
drag outpiece
drag outpiece
dragged alongdrawn
dragged from a proper courseexhaled
dragginglagging
dragonfire-drake
dragon, shaped like a dragonish
feet, drag one'sdodge
flap-dragon, swallow like a flap-dragon
load, drag adraw
shaped like a dragondragonish
snap-dragonsflap-dragons
swallow like a flap-dragonflap-dragon

Words Families

 7 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
DRAGBASICdrag v
DRAGONBASICdragon n, dragonish adj, dragon-like adj
DRAGONGAMEflap-dragon n, flap-dragon v
LIKE [similar]BEINGSdragon-like adj
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