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Search phrase: major

Plays

 4 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CoriolanusCor II.i.55I find the ass in compound with the major part of yourI finde the Asse in compound, with the Maior part of your
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.481I deny your major. If you will deny the sheriff,I deny your Maior: if you will deny the Sherife,
King LearKL I.ii.129Dragon's tail, and my nativity was under Ursa Major, soDragons taile, and my Natiuity was vnder Vrsa Maior, so
Troilus and CressidaTC V.i.41My major vow lies here; this I'll obey. – My maior vow lyes heere; this Ile obay:

Glossary

 7 result(s).
Charles's Wain[wagon of Charlemagne] the Plough, Ursa Major
dearimportant, major, significant
highimportant, major, special
mainvery great, major, considerable
majormajor premiss, proposition
Septentrion[pron: sep'tentrion] the seven stars of Ursa Major
Ursa Majorthe Great Bear [associated with lechery]

Thesaurus

 5 result(s).
majorhigh
majordear
majormain
major premissmajor
premiss, majormajor

Themes and Topics

 2 result(s).
Cosmos... [wagon of charlemagne] the plough ursa major dog-days h8 v iv 41 the h...
... 3h6 i iv 136 the seven stars of ursa major sol tc i iii 89 the sun [...
...d also the neck and throat ursa major kl i ii 129 the great bear associ...
Plants... tnk i ii 61 plantaginaceae plantago major herb for treating wounds rue...

Words Families

 3 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
MAJORBASICmajor adj, major n, majority n
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