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Search phrase: mate

Plays

 13 result(s).
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Antony and CleopatraAC V.i.43In top of all design, my mate in empire,In top of all designe; my Mate in Empire,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.i.38So thou, that hast no unkind mate to grieve thee,So thou that hast no vnkinde mate to greeue thee, 
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.120you poor, base, rascally, cheating, lack-linen mate!you poore, base, rascally, cheating, lacke-Linnen-Mate:
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.ii.92If thou receive me for thy warlike mate.If thou receiue me for thy Warlike Mate.
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.99To be disgraced by an inkhorn mate,To be disgraced by an Inke-horne Mate,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.i.1.2Lieutenant, a Master, a Master's Mate, WalterLieutenant, Suffolke, and others.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.i.13And thou that art his mate make boot of this;And thou that art his Mate, make boote of this:
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.274Dare mate a sounder man than Surrey can be,Dare mate a sounder man then Surrie can be,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.53A thievish pirate, and a needy mate,A theeuish pyrate, and a needie mate,
King LearKL IV.iii.34Else one self mate and make could not beget
The TempestTem II.ii.46The gunner and his mate,The Gunner, and his Mate
Troilus and CressidaTC III.ii.176As sun to day, as turtle to her mate,As Sunne to day: as Turtle to her mate:
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.134My mate, that's never to be found again,My Mate (that's neuer to be found againe)

Poems

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.18 In the possession of his beauteous mate; In the possession of his beauteous mate.

Glossary

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bully rookmerry comrade, good mate, old rogue
coach-fellow[one of a team of horses drawing a coach] companion, mate, partner in crime
Ephesiangood mate, old drinking companion
matefellow, individual
matecompanion, associate, comrade
mateastound, amaze, confound
matecheckmate, overcome, finish off
matebe a match for, cope with
matecheck, frustrate, hinder
mate and makehusband and wife
peermate, companion; wife
treadmate, pair up

Thesaurus

 6 result(s).
good mateEphesian
good matebully rook
mate [friend]coach-fellow
mate [friend]peer
mate [make a pair]tread
mate and makemake

Words Families

 9 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
CO-MATEBASICsee MATE
MATEBASICmate n, mate v
MATEOBJECTbed-mate n, book-mate n
MATEPEOPLEco-mate n, copesmate n, skains-mate n
SKAINS-MATEBASICsee MATE
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