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Search phrase: inconstant

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.394inconstant, full of tears, full of smiles; for every passioninconstant, ful of teares, full of smiles; for euerie passion
Henry VH5 III.chorus.15A city on th' inconstant billows dancing;A Citie on th'inconstant Billowes dauncing:
Henry VH5 III.vi.33that she is turning, and inconstant, and mutability, andthat shee is turning and inconstant, and mutabilitie, and
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.3And changing passions, like inconstant cloudsAnd changing passion like inconstant clouds:
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.i.110Upon this spotted and inconstant man.Vpon this spotted and inconstant man.
Romeo and JulietRJ I.iv.100And more inconstant than the wind, who woosAnd more inconstant then the wind, who wooes
Romeo and JulietRJ II.ii.109O, swear not by the moon, th' inconstant moon,O sweare not by the Moone, th'inconstant Moone,
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.i.119If no inconstant toy nor womanish fearIf no inconstant toy nor womanish feare,
Twelfth NightTN I.iv.7inconstant, sir, in his favours?inconstant sir, in his fauours.
The Winter's TaleWT III.ii.184That did but show thee of a fool inconstant,(That did but shew thee, of a Foole, inconstant,

Poems

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SonnetsSonn.15.9 Then the conceit of this inconstant stay Then the conceit of this inconstant stay,
SonnetsSonn.92.9 Thou canst not vex me with inconstant mind, Thou canst not vex me with inconstant minde,

Glossary

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changingfickle, inconstant, faithless
falsedisloyal, faithless, inconstant, unfaithful
fleetingchangeable, inconstant, fickle
madwild, faithless, inconstant
revoltedfaithless, disloyal, inconstant
secret-falsesecretly disloyal, covertly inconstant
skittishchangeable, fickle, inconstant
vaneweathervane; inconstant person
volublechangeable, inconstant, mutable
waveringinconstant, fickle, capricious

Thesaurus

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covertly inconstantsecret-false
inconstantchanging
inconstantvoluble
inconstantskittish
inconstantfalse
inconstantmad
inconstantfleeting
inconstantrevolted
inconstantwavering
inconstant personvane
inconstant, covertlysecret-false

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
INCONSTANTBASICsee CONSTANCY
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