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Search phrase: gild


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Henry IV Part 11H4 V.iv.157I'll gild it with the happiest terms I have.Ile gil'd it with the happiest tearmes I haue.
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.v.129England shall double gild his treble guilt;England, shall double gill'd, his trebble guilt.
Henry VH5 IV.ii.1The sun doth gild our armour: up, my lords!The Sunne doth gild our Armour vp, my Lords.
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.411Or gild again the noble troops that waitedOr gilde againe the Noble Troopes that waighted
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.126My mistress' name, and it will gild thy paper.And it wil guild thy paper, read Lorde, reade,
King Edward IIIE3 II.ii.208For ere the sun shall gild the eastern sky,For ere the Sunne shal guide the esterne skie,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iv.99And double gild my spurs, but I will catch him.And double guild my spurs, but I will catch him,
King JohnKJ II.i.491Shall gild her bridal bed and make her richShall gild her bridall bed and make her rich
King JohnKJ IV.ii.11To gild refined gold, to paint the lily,To gilde refined Gold, to paint the Lilly;
MacbethMac II.ii.56I'll gild the faces of the grooms withal,Ile guild the Faces of the Groomes withall,
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.vi.49I will make fast the doors, and gild myselfI will make fast the doores and guild my selfe
Richard IIR2 I.iii.147Shall point on me, and gild my banishment.Shall point on me, and gild my banishment.
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.iv.104Whilst some with cunning gild their copper crowns,Whil'st some with cunning guild their copper crownes,
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.31For which we lose our heads to gild his horns.For which we loose our heads, to gild his hornes.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.i.1The sun begins to gild the western sky,The Sun begins to guild the westerne skie,


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The Rape of LucreceLuc.60 Which virtue gave the golden age to gild Which Vertue gaue the golden age, to guild


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engildgild, brighten, illuminate
gildcover, coat, smear
gildbring colour to, brighten, illuminate
gildsmooth over, cover the defect of
gildenrich, adorn, beautify
gildsupply with money, enrich
giltpast form of 'gild'
smoothdefend, gild, speak well of


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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
GILDBASICgild v, gilt n, gilt v
GILDAPPEARANCEgilded adj, parcel-gilt adj


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