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Search phrase: draught

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iii.73for I think I have taken my last draught in this world.for I thinke I haue taken my last Draught in this World.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.ii.142you; and hath sent your worship a morning's draughtyou; and hath sent your worship a mornings draught
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.iii.17Drink a good hearty draught, it breeds good blood, man.Drinke a good hearty draught, it breeds good blood man.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.iii.19.1After a draught or two more.after a draught or two more.
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.318.1Which draught to me were cordial.Which Draught to me, were cordiall.
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.47him in a divided draught, is the readiest man to killhim in a diuided draught: is the readiest man to kill
Timon of AthensTim V.i.100Hang them or stab them, drown them in a draught,Hang them, or stab them, drowne them in a draught,
Troilus and CressidaTC V.i.71Sweet draught, sweet, quoth 'a! Sweet sink,Sweet draught: sweet quoth-a? sweet sinke,
Twelfth NightTN I.v.127draught above heat makes him a fool, the second madsdraught aboue heate, makes him a foole, the second maddes
Twelfth NightTN V.i.52For shallow draught and bulk, unprizable;For shallow draught and bulke vnprizable,

Glossary

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carousedrink at length, imbibe long draughts
carousetoast, long draught, cup filled to the brim to be downed in one go
draughtprivy, cesspool, sewer
draughtcup of drink
drenchdrink, draught
fill-horsedraught-horse, horse which goes between shafts
potationdraught, drinking-bout
quaffdrink down, take a long draught of
quaffdrain a cup in a long draught
rousefull draught (of wine), brimful cup, carousing

Thesaurus

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cup in a long draught, drain aquaff
drain a cup in a long draughtquaff
draughtpotation
draughtdrench
draught, fullrouse
draught, longcarouse
draught, take a longquaff
draught-horsefill-horse
full draughtrouse

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
DRAUGHTBASICdraught n
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