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Search phrase: hanging

Plays

 39 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CoriolanusCor V.ii.62him. If thou stand'st not i'th' state of hanging, or ofhim: if thou stand'st not i'th state of hanging, or of
CymbelineCym I.vi.20We count not worth the hanging – but none human – We count not worth the hanging (but none humane)
CymbelineCym V.iv.154Hanging is the word, sir: if you be ready forHanging is the word, Sir, if you bee readie for
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.ii.66shalt have the hanging of the thieves, and so become ashalt haue the hanging of the Theeues, and so become a
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.ii.14die a fair death for all this, if I scape hanging for killingdye a faire death for all this, if I scape hanging for killing
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.397but chiefly a villainous trick of thine eye, and a foolish hangingbut chiefely, a villanous tricke of thine Eye, and a foolish hanging
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iii.44Today might I, hanging on Hotspur's neck,To day might I (hanging on Hotspurs Necke)
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.i.23Curling their monstrous heads, and hanging themCurling their monstrous heads, and hanging them
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iv.33O, burn her, burn her! Hanging is too good.O burne her, burne her,hanging is too good.
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.ii.2Hanging the head at Ceres' plenteous load?Hanging the head at Ceres plenteous load?
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.i.44Some dreadful story hanging on thy tongue?Some dreadfull story hanging on thy Tongue?
King LearKL V.iii.272I killed the slave that was a-hanging thee.I kill'd the Slaue that was a hanging thee.
MacbethMac IV.iii.153Hanging a golden stamp about their necksHanging a golden stampe about their neckes,
Measure for MeasureMM II.i.226It is but heading and hanging.It is but heading, and hanging.
Measure for MeasureMM IV.ii.30good favour you have, but that you have a hanginggood fauor you haue, but that you haue a hanging
Measure for MeasureMM IV.ii.36what mystery there should be in hanging, if I should bewhat Misterie there should be in hanging, if I should be
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.357This may prove worse than hanging.This may proue worse then hanging.
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.520whipping, and hanging.Whipping and hanging.
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ii.12hanging about the neck of my heart says veryhanging about the necke of my heart, saies verie
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ix.83Hanging and wiving goes by destiny.Hanging and wiuing goes by destinie.
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.296hanging by it, and borrows money in God's name, thehanging by it, and borrowes monie in Gods name, the
Romeo and JulietRJ I.iv.107Some consequence, yet hanging in the stars,Some consequence yet hanging in the starres,
The TempestTem I.i.31hanging. Make the rope of his destiny our cable, forhanging, make the rope of his destiny our cable, for
The TempestTem III.iii.46Dewlapped like bulls, whose throats had hanging at 'emDew-lapt, like Buls, whose throats had hanging at 'em
Timon of AthensTim I.i.58Upon his good and gracious nature hanging,Vpon his good and gracious Nature hanging,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.433And so 'scape hanging. Trust not the physician;And so scape hanging. Trust not the Physitian,
Titus AndronicusTit V.i.146So sweet a death as hanging presently.So sweet a death as hanging presently.
Troilus and CressidaTC V.i.53in a chain, hanging at his brother's leg – to what formin a chaine, hanging at his Brothers legge, to what forme
Twelfth NightTN I.v.16or to be turned away – is not that as good as a hangingor to be turn'd away: is not that as good as a hanging
Twelfth NightTN I.v.18Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage;Many a good hanging, preuents a bad marriage:
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.ii.121Unto a ragged, fearful, hanging rock,Vnto a ragged, fearefull, hanging Rocke,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.ii.118The picture that is hanging in your chamber;The Picture that is hanging in your chamber:
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.i.1.8hanging; after her, Emilia holding up her train;hanging.) After her Emilia holding up her Traine.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.126That seek out silent hanging; then mine hostThat seeke out silent hanging: Then mine Host
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.307Why, he that wears her like her medal, hangingWhy he that weares her like her Medull, hanging
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iii.29beating and hanging are terrors to me. For the life to come, IBeating and hanging are terrors to mee: For the life to come, I
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.418I am sorry that by hanging thee I canI am sorry, that by hanging thee, I can
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.623why, hanging.why hanging.
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.680lane's end, every shop, church, session, hanging, yieldsLanes end, euery Shop, Church, Session, Hanging, yeelds

Poems

 5 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Lover's ComplaintLC.32 Hanging her pale and pined cheek beside, Hanging her pale and pined cheeke beside,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1493 For sorrow, like a heavy-hanging bell For sorrow, like a heauie hanging Bell,
SonnetsSonn.24.7 Which in my bosom's shop is hanging still, Which in my bosomes shop is hanging stil,
Venus and AdonisVen.271 His ears up-pricked; his braided hanging mane His eares vp prickt, his braided hanging mane
Venus and AdonisVen.593 She sinketh down, still hanging by his neck, She sincketh downe, still hanging by his necke,

Glossary

 15 result(s).
arrastapestry hanging
bed-hangerhanging tapestry for a four-poster bed
declininghanging, bowing, drooping
dependpersist, continue, remain hanging
dewlapfolds of loose skin hanging about the neck
down-gyvedhanging down like fetters [gyves]
flap-earedwith long hanging ears
flap-mouthedwith wide loosely hanging lips
halterrope with a noose [for hanging]
hangingwall-covering, tapestry, curtain
hanginggloomy, morose, melancholy
pendenthanging in space, floating in the air
pleatfold, hanging, covering
side-sleevehanging sleeves open from the shoulder and falling away backwards
swag-belliedpendulous-bellied, with a hanging paunch

Thesaurus

 22 result(s).
bed, fabric hanging over and around atent
bed, hanging tapestry for a four-posterbed-hanger
ears, with long hanging flap-eared
fetters, hanging down likedown-gyved
hangingpleat
hangingdeclining
hanging down like fettersdown-gyved
hanging in spacependent
hanging tapestryarras
hanging tapestry for a four-poster bedbed-hanger
hanging, remaindepend
lips, with wide loosely hanging flap-mouthed
loosely hanging lips, with wideflap-mouthed
neck, loose skin folds hanging about thedewlap
paunch, with a hangingswag-bellied
remain hangingdepend
rope with a noose [for hanging]halter
skin folds hanging about the neckdewlap
sleeves hanging open from the shoulderside-sleeve
space, hanging inpendent
tapestry hangingarras
tapestry hanging for a four-poster bedbed-hanger

Themes and Topics

 1 result(s).
Clothing
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