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Search phrase: mar

Plays

 26 result(s).
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Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.276the devils mar five.the diuels marre fiue.
As You Like ItAYL I.i.29What mar you then, sir?What mar you then sir?
As You Like ItAYL I.i.30Marry, sir, I am helping you to mar that whichMarry sir, I am helping you to mar that which
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.252I pray you, mar no more trees with writing love-songsI pray you marre no more trees vvith Writing / Loue-songs
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.254I pray you, mar no moe of my verses withI pray you marre no moe of my verses with
CoriolanusCor II.iii.57.2You'll mar all.You'l marre all,
King LearKL I.i.95.1Lest you may mar your fortunes.Least you may marre your Fortunes.
King LearKL I.iv.32I can keep honest counsel, ride, run, mar a curiousI can keepe honest counsaile, ride, run, marre a curious
King LearKL I.iv.343Striving to better, oft we mar what's well.Striuing to better, oft we marre what's well.
King LearKL III.ii.82When brewers mar their malt with water,When Brewers marre their Malt with water;
King LearKL III.vi.60They mar my counterfeiting.They marre my counterfetting.
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.189.2If it mar nothing neither,If it marre nothing neither,
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.22You'll mar the light by taking it in snuff;You'll marre the light by taking it in snuffe:
MacbethMac V.i.43my lord, no more o' that. You mar all with this starting.my Lord, no more o'that: you marre all with this star-ting.
Measure for MeasureMM II.iv.127Women, help heaven! Men their creation marWomen? Helpe heauen; men their creation marre
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.237For if I do, I'll mar the young clerk's pen.For if I doe, ile mar the yong Clarks pen.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.ii.33And make and marand make and marre
Romeo and JulietRJ II.iv.113to mar.to mar.
Romeo and JulietRJ II.iv.114By my troth, it is well said. ‘ For himself to mar,’By my troth it is said, for himselfe to, mar
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.iii.97I did not bid you mar it to the time.I did not bid you marre it to the time.
The TempestTem I.i.13Do you not hear him? You mar our labour.Do you not heare him? you marre our labour,
Timon of AthensTim IV.ii.41For bounty, that makes gods, does still mar men.For Bounty that makes Gods, do still marre Men.
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.154And mar men's spurring. Crack the lawyer's voice,And marre mens spurring. Cracke the Lawyers voyce,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.ii.94And mar the concord with too harsh a descant.And marre the concord, with too harsh a descant:
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.476And mar the seeds within! Lift up thy looks.And marre the seeds within. Lift vp thy lookes:
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.82You'll mar it if you kiss it; stain your ownYou'le marre it, if you kisse it; stayne your owne

Poems

 2 result(s).
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The Rape of LucreceLuc.578 Mar not the thing that cannot be amended; Mar not the thing that cannot be amended.
SonnetsSonn.103.10 To mar the subject that before was well, To marre the subiect that before was well,

Glossary

 3 result(s).
confoundmar, corrupt, spoil
defacedisfigure, defame, mar
marruin, harm, injure, damage

Thesaurus

 2 result(s).
marconfound
mardeface

Words Families

 3 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
MARBASICmar v, marring n
MARSTATEmerchant-marring adj
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