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Search phrase: lofty

Plays

 19 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CymbelineCym V.v.454The lofty cedar, royal Cymbeline,The lofty Cedar, Royall Cymbeline
HamletHam I.i.152Doth with his lofty and shrill-sounding throatDoth with his lofty and shrill-sounding Throate
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.ii.97Sound all the lofty instruments of war,Sound all the lofty Instruments of Warre,
Henry VH5 III.chorus.13Breasting the lofty surge. O, do but thinkBresting the loftie Surge. O, doe but thinke
Henry VH5 III.v.35And that we are most lofty runaways.And that we are most loftie Run-awayes.
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iii.54It is of such a spacious lofty pitch,It is of such a spacious loftie pitch,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iii.25That France must vail her lofty-plumed crestThat France must vale her lofty plumed Crest,
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iii.45Thus droops this lofty pine and hangs his sprays;Thus droupes this loftie Pyne, & hangs his sprayes,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.i.96And lofty, proud, encroaching tyranny,And lofty proud incroaching tyranny,
Henry VIIIH8 IV.ii.53Lofty and sour to them that loved him not,Lofty, and sowre to them that lou'd him not:
Julius CaesarJC III.i.112Shall this our lofty scene be acted over,Shall this our lofty Scene be acted ouer,
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.44And lofty Poland, nurse of hardy men,And lofty Poland, nurse of hardie men,
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.171Until their lofty tops were seen no more.Vntill their lofty tops were seene no more.
King Edward IIIE3 IV.v.113Some two leagues hence, there is a lofty hillSome two leagues hence there is a loftie hill,
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.10lofty, his discourse peremptory, his tongue filed, hislofty, his discourse peremptorie: his tongue filed, his
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.ii.35This was lofty! – Now name the rest of the players. – This was lofty. Now name the rest of the Players.
Richard IIR2 III.iv.35That look too lofty in our commonwealth.That looke too loftie in our Common-wealth:
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.143.3Amazon, and all dance, men with women, a loftyAmazon, and all Dance, men with women, a loftie
Titus AndronicusTit III.i.11Because they died in honour's lofty bed;Because they died in honours lofty bed.

Poems

 3 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1167 Ay me, the bark pilled from the lofty pine, Ay me, the Barke pild from the loftie Pine,
SonnetsSonn.12.5 When lofty trees I see barren of leaves, When lofty trees I see barren of leaues,
SonnetsSonn.64.3 When sometime lofty towers I see down rased, When sometime loftie towers I see downe rased,

Glossary

 7 result(s).
air-bravinglofty, challenging the air
haughtyhigh-minded, aspiring, lofty
hicHere ran the SImois; here is the Sigeian land; here stood the lofty palace of old Priam
highlofty, elevated, grand
high-bornnoble, lofty, grand
mountedexalted, high, lofty
skyishlofty, sky-reaching

Thesaurus

 6 result(s).
loftyskyish
loftyair-braving
loftyhigh
loftyhigh-born
loftymounted
loftyhaughty

Themes and Topics

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Latin...here is the sigeian land here stood the lofty palace of old priam ignis fatuus (1h4 ...
... celsa (adj ) ts iii i 29 celsus lofty cita (adj ) lll v i 65 citus qui...

Words Families

 2 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
LOFTYBASIClofty adj
LOFTYSTATElofty-plumed adj
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