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Search phrase: killing

Plays

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CoriolanusCor III.i.297Killing our enemies, the blood he hath lost – Killing our Enemies, the blood he hath lost
CoriolanusCor IV.vi.96.1Or butchers killing flies.Or Butchers killing Flyes.
CymbelineCym V.v.252In killing creatures vile, as cats and dogsIn killing Creatures vilde, as Cats and Dogges
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 VH5 III.ii.34Pistol, he hath a killing tongue, and a quiet sword; byPistoll, hee hath a killing Tongue, and a quiet Sword; by
Henry VH5 III.v.18Killing their fruit with frowns? Can sodden water,Killing their Fruit with frownes. Can sodden Water,
Henry VH5 IV.iii.107Killing in relapse of mortality.Killing in relapse of Mortalitie.
Henry VH5 IV.vii.79Killing them twice. O, give us leave, great King,Killing them twice. O giue vs leaue great King,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.v.3they have won the bridge, killing all those that withstandFor they haue wonne the Bridge, / Killing all those that withstand
Henry VIIIH8 III.i.13Killing care and grief of heartKilling care, & griefe of heart,
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.355The third day comes a frost, a killing frost,The third day, comes a Frost; a killing Frost,
Julius CaesarJC IV.iii.148How 'scaped I killing, when I crossed you so?How scap'd I killing, when I crost you so?
MacbethMac I.iii.2Killing swine.Killing Swine.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.i.13I believe we must leave the killing out,I beleeue we must leaue the killing out,
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.41indeed, I promised to eat all of his killing.indeed, I promis'd to eate all of his killing.
OthelloOth IV.i.177I would have him nine years a-killing! A fineI would haue him nine yeeres a killing: / A fine
OthelloOth V.ii.33.1Talk you of killing?Talke you of killing?
OthelloOth V.ii.355Killing myself, to die upon a kiss.Killing my selfe, to dye vpon a kisse.
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.112but to be damned for killing him, from the which noBut to be damn'd for killing him, from the which / No
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.129Killing that love which thou hast vowed to cherish;Killing that Loue which thou hast vow'd to cherish.
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.106.2That by killing of villainsThat by killing of Villaines
Titus AndronicusTit II.iii.175O, keep me from their worse-than-killing lust,Oh keepe me from their worse then killing lust,
Titus AndronicusTit II.iii.260Here, Tamora, though grieved with killing grief.Heere Tamora, though grieu'd with killing griefe.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.iii.22The brine they wept at killing 'em; then ifThe brine, they wept at killing 'em; Then if

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.540 Here with a cockatrice' dead-killing eye Here with a Cockeatrice dead killing eye,

Glossary

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decimationkilling one in every ten persons
executionkilling, slaying, slaughter
Meleager[pron: melee'ager] son of Althaea, his life-span determined by an unburnt magic log; he murdered his uncles in a quarrel over the killing of a boar ravaging the fields in Calydon; in her rage Althaea burnt Meleager’s log on a fire, and he died
mortifyingkilling, deadly, lethal
taking-offkilling, elimination, removal

Thesaurus

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killingmortifying
killingtaking-off
killingexecution
ten, killing one in everydecimation

Themes and Topics

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Classical mythology...urdered his uncles in a quarrel over the killing of a boar ravaging the fields in calydon...
...hilles after thersites jeered at him for killing then falling in love with penthesilea ...
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