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Search phrase: generation

Plays

 12 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.ii.49Whiles England shall have generation.Whiles England shall haue generation.
King JohnKJ II.i.181Being but the second generationBeing but the second generation
King LearKL I.i.117Or he that makes his generation messesOr he that makes his generation messes
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.87His journal greeting to yond generation,his iournall greeting / To yond generation,
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.79And when the work of generation wasAnd when the worke of generation was
PericlesPer III.iii.25.1To the end of generation.to the end of generation.
PericlesPer IV.vi.4Priapus and undo a whole generation. We must eitherPriapus, and vndoe a whole generation, we must either
Richard IIR2 V.v.8A generation of still-breeding thoughts,A generation of still breeding Thoughts;
The TempestTem III.iii.34Our human generation you shall findOur humaine generation you shall finde
Timon of AthensTim I.i.203Thy mother's of my generation. What'sThy Mothers of my generation: what's
Troilus and CressidaTC III.i.128Is this the generation of love? Hot blood, hotIs this the generation of loue? Hot bloud, hot
Troilus and CressidaTC III.i.130a generation of vipers? – Sweet lord, who's a-fielda generation of Vipers? / Sweete Lord whose a field

Glossary

 7 result(s).
generationgenealogy, line of descent
generationfamily, progeny
generation[unclear meaning] world, human race
generationposterity, procreation, humankind
generationbreed, class, pedigree
generativemale, capable of generation
ungenerative[variant reading] lacking the power of generation, impotent

Thesaurus

 2 result(s).
generation, capable ofgenerative
generation, lacking the power ofungenerative

Themes and Topics

 1 result(s).
Family... the duchess is his sister-in-law generation above mother and father are used to inc...
...r-in-law derby is his stepfather generation below son and daughter are used to incl...

Words Families

 5 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
GENERATIONBASICgeneration n, generative adj
GENERATIONNOTungenerative adj, ungenitured adj
UNGENITUREDBASICsee GENERATION
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