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Search phrase: justify

Plays

 10 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iii.1.1Enter Antipholus of SyracuseEnter Antipholus Siracusia.
CymbelineCym II.iv.79.1Must justify my knowledge.Must iustifie my knowledge.
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iii.16I cannot justify whom the law condemns.I cannot iustifie whom the Law condemnes:
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.6I'll hear him his confessions justify,Ile heare him his confessions iustifie,
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.159To justify this worthy nobleman,To iustifie this worthy Noble man
PericlesPer Chorus.I.42I give my cause, who best can justify.I giue my cause, who best can iustifie.
PericlesPer V.i.218When thou shalt kneel, and justify in knowledgewhen thou shalt kneele, and iustifie in knowledge,
The TempestTem V.i.128And justify you traitors. At this timeAnd iustifie you Traitors: at this time
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.i.64Might justify your manhood; you were calledMight justifie your manhood, you were calld
The Winter's TaleWT V.ii.63innocence, which seems much, to justify him, but aInnocence (which seemes much) to iustifie him, but a

Poems

 1 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
SonnetsSonn.139.1 O call not me to justify the wrong O Call not me to iustifie the wrong,

Glossary

 14 result(s).
answeraccount for, justify, defend
avouchjustify, warrant, defend
deriveexplain, justify, give the basis of
examplejustify, defend, vindicate
guardsafeguard, protect, justify
justifyprove, confirm, demonstrate
justifyaffirm, acknowledge, corroborate
justifyexcuse, exonerate, clear
maintaindefend, justify, support
makejustify, vindicate, confirm
provejustify [one's] claim, establish
requiredeserve, merit, justify
testimonyjustify in the light of evidence, vindicate
warrantjustify, defend, stand up for

Thesaurus

 12 result(s).
evidence, justify in the light oftestimony
justifywarrant
justifyexample
justifyderive
justifyanswer
justifyrequire
justifymake
justifyavouch
justifymaintain
justifyguard
justify [one's] claimprove
justify in the light of evidencetestimony
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