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Search phrase: glittering

Plays

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Henry IV Part 11H4 I.ii.211My reformation, glittering o'er my fault,My reformation glittering o're my fault,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.i.100Glittering in golden coats like images,Glittering in Golden Coates, like Images,
King Edward IIIE3 III.ii.66And in the midst our nation's glittering host;And in the midst our nations glittering hoast,
King JohnKJ III.i.80The meagre cloddy earth to glittering gold.The meager cloddy earth to glittering gold:
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.266For by thy gracious, golden, glittering beamsFor by thy gracious, golden, glittering beames,
PericlesPer IV.iii.44In glittering golden characters expressin glittring gold? characters expres
Richard IIR2 III.iii.116His glittering arms he will commend to rust,His glittering Armes he will commend to'Rust,
Richard IIR2 IV.i.51Over the glittering helmet of my foe.Ouer the glittering Helmet of my Foe.
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.26Gold? Yellow, glittering, precious gold?Gold? Yellow, glittering, precious Gold?

Poems

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.945 And smear with dust their glittering golden towers; And smeare with dust their glitring golden towrs.

Glossary

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buglebead-like, beady, glittering
clinquantglittering with gold or silver, gleaming, sparkling
crystalbright, gleaming, glittering
gildedglittering, gold-coloured, tinged with gold
glisteringglittering, shining, sparkling

Thesaurus

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glitteringbugle
glitteringglistering
glitteringcrystal
glitteringgilded
glittering with gold or silverclinquant
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