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Search phrase: maintain

Plays

 44 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CymbelineCym V.iv.74with honour to maintain.with Honor to maintaine.
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.iii.9And I dare well maintain it with my life,And I dare well maintaine it with my Life,
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.74will maintain the word with my sword to be a soldier-likewill maintaine the Word with my Sword, to bee a Souldier-like
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.ii.67I give it you, and will maintain my word;I giue it you, and will maintaine my word:
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.v.223'Gainst all the world will rightfully maintain.'Gainst all the World, will rightfully maintaine.
Henry VH5 I.i.12As much as would maintain, to the King's honour,As much as would maintaine, to the Kings honor,
Henry VH5 III.ii.77knowledge of his directions. By Cheshu, he will maintainknowledge of his directions: by Cheshu he will maintaine
Henry VH5 IV.i.276What watch the king keeps to maintain the peace,What watch the King keepes, to maintaine the peace;
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.71That here you maintain several factions;That here you maintaine seuerall Factions:
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iv.32But dare maintain the party of the truth,But dare maintaine the partie of the truth,
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iv.70Ay, sharp and piercing, to maintain his truth,I, sharpe and piercing to maintaine his truth,
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iv.73That shall maintain what I have said is trueThat shall maintaine what I haue said is true,
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iv.88By Him that made me, I'll maintain my wordsBy him that made me, Ile maintaine my words
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.130And will not you maintain the thing you teach,And will not you maintaine the thing you teach?
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.iv.31Darest thou maintain the former words thou spakest?Dar'st thou maintaine the former words thou spak'st?
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.i.159‘ Jesu maintain your royal excellence!’Iesu maintaine your Royall Excellence,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.65But to maintain the King, the realm, and you?Kent to maintaine, the King, the Realme and you,
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.i.88And that the Lord of Westmorland shall maintain.And that the Lord of Westmerland shall maintaine.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.154You have a father able to maintain you,You haue a Father able to maintaine you,
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.31The clothiers all, not able to maintainThe Clothiers all not able to maintaine
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.95And, to maintain thy state, I freely giveand to maintayne thy state I freely giue,
King JohnKJ V.ii.102Sweat in this business and maintain this war?Sweat in this businesse, and maintaine this warre?
King LearKL I.ii.72Never, my lord. But I have heard him oft maintainNeuer my Lord. But I haue heard him oft maintaine
King LearKL III.iii.14and maintain talk with the Duke, that my charity be notand maintaine talke with the Duke, that my charity be not
King LearKL V.iii.101On him, on you – who not? – I will maintainOn him, on you, who not, I will maintaine
King LearKL V.iii.110lists of the army will maintain upon Edmund, supposedlists of the Army, will maintaine vpon Edmund, supposed
Measure for MeasureMM III.ii.149courage to maintain it. I am bound to call upon you, and,courage to maintaine it; I am bound to call vppon you, and
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.iv.45He will maintain you like a gentlewoman.He will maintaine you like a Gentlewoman.
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.218And never could maintain his part but in theAnd neuer could maintaine his part, but in the
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.203Maintain a mourning ostentation,Maintaine a mourning ostentation,
Richard IIR2 I.i.62Which to maintain I would allow him odds,Which to maintaine, I would allow him oddes,
Richard IIR2 I.i.98Further I say, and further will maintainFurther I say, and further will maintaine
Richard IIR2 IV.i.27And will maintain what thou hast said is falseAnd will maintaine what thou hast said, is false,
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.259Will maintain it with some little cost.I will maintaine it with some little cost.
The Taming of the ShrewTS V.i.67good father, I am able to maintain it.good Father, I am able to maintaine it.
Timon of AthensTim II.ii.2That he will neither know how to maintain it,That he will neither know how to maintaine it,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.72.1Maintain my opinion.maintaine my opinion.
Titus AndronicusTit II.i.47And maintain such a quarrel openly?And maintaine such a quarrell openly?
Titus AndronicusTit V.ii.72Do you uphold and maintain in your speeches,Do you vphold, and maintaine in your speeches,
Troilus and CressidaTC II.i.125Maintain – I know not what: 'tis trash. Farewell.Maintaine I know not what: 'tis trash. Farewell.
Troilus and CressidaTC II.ii.130To fight for and maintain.To fight for, and maintaine.
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.99Maintain no words with him, good fellow. (In ownMaintaine no words with him good fellow.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.234I love her, and in loving her maintainI love, and in loving her maintaine
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.i.53I'll maintain my proceedings. Pray be pleasedIle maintaine my proceedings; pray be pleas'd

Poems

 1 result(s).
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SonnetsSonn.121.13 Unless this general evil they maintain, Vnlesse this generall euill they maintaine,

Glossary

 27 result(s).
beholdobserve, regard, maintain
bide uponinsist on, dwell on, maintain
carrymaintain, keep going, carry on with
continuekeep up, maintain, elaborate
dwellpreserve, maintain, pay attention to
entertainhire, employ, maintain, take into service
entertainmaintain, keep up, practise
escotepay for, support, maintain
holdsustain, maintain, keep up
holdkeep, maintain, observe
holdingability to maintain, power of sustaining
keeplook after, watch over, maintain
keepkeep up, maintain, carry on
maintaindefend, justify, support
maintainafford, stand the cost of
outfacepresent a bold front, maintain a defiant image
preservekeep, maintain, look after
savekeep, preserve, maintain
standmaintain, uphold, be steadfast in
standsupport, uphold, maintain
staystay put on, maintain a presence on
steadkeep, maintain, fulfil, carry out [on behalf of someone]
supplymaintain, provide for, sustain
upholdmaintain, sustain, keep intact
windstay downwind of a quarry [so as to maintain a scent]
wing[falconry] take a course, maintain a course
workpreserve to the end, manage to maintain

Thesaurus

 30 result(s).
ability to maintainholding
course, maintain/take awing
defiant image, maintain aoutface
image, maintain a defiantoutface
maintainuphold
maintaincarry
maintainbide upon
maintaincontinue
maintainpreserve
maintainentertain
maintainstand
maintainsupply
maintainescote
maintainstand
maintaindwell
maintainbehold
maintainhold
maintainstead
maintainkeep
maintainentertain
maintainkeep
maintainhold
maintainsave
maintain a coursewing
maintain a defiant imageoutface
maintain a presencestay
maintain, ability toholding
maintain, manage towork
manage to maintainwork
presence, maintain astay

Words Families

 1 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
MAINTAINBASICmaintain v
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