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Search phrase: meal

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.ii.10Be bounteous at our meal. Give me thy hand.Be bounteous at our Meale. Giue me thy hand,
CoriolanusCor III.i.320In bolted language. Meal and bran togetherIn boulted Language: Meale and Bran together
CoriolanusCor IV.iv.14Whose hours, whose bed, whose meal and exerciseWhose Houres, whose Bed, whose Meale and Exercise
CymbelineCym III.vii.24As I had made my meal; and partedAs I had made my Meale; and parted
CymbelineCym IV.ii.27Nature hath meal, and bran; contempt, and grace."Nature hath Meale, and Bran; Contempt, and Grace.
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.40And but one meal on every day beside –And but one meale on euery day beside:
MacbethMac III.ii.17Ere we will eat our meal in fear, and sleepEre we will eate our Meale in feare, and sleepe
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.153head fill my belly; one fruitful meal would set me to't.head fill my belly. One fruitful Meale would set mee too't:
The TempestTem II.i.115.1Hath made his meal on thee?Hath made his meale on thee?
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.i.74Of one meal lend me. Come before me then,Of one meale lend me; Come before me then

Glossary

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after-supperperiod of time immediately after dessert [eaten after the main course of the evening meal]
banketrefreshments, light meal, dessert
banquet, banketrefreshments, light meal, dessert
banquet, runninglight meal taken hurriedly, quickly served repast
mealflour, edible part of grain
mealstain, spot, blemish
ordinaryregular meal, standard fare, mealtime
pittancemeal, fare, provision
Procne, Progne[pron: 'proknee] Philomel's sister, who served her son Itys in a meal to Tereus, his father, in revenge for Tereus' rape and mutilation of Philomel
repastfood and drink, meal, refreshment
repasturefood, repast, meal
running banquetlight meal taken hurriedly, quickly served repast
servicecourse, order of dishes [of a meal]
servicetable preparations for a meal

Thesaurus

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course, first [in a meal]banquet, banket
course, last [of a meal]fruit
hurried light mealbanquet, running
light meal taken hurriedlybanquet, running
mealpittance
mealrepast
mealrepasture
meal, lightbanquet, banket
meal, table preparations for a service
table preparations for a mealservice

Themes and Topics

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Classical mythology...o s sister who served her son itys in a meal to tereus his father in revenge for te...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
MEALBASICmeal n, meal v, mealy adj
MEALACTIONinch-meal n, limb-meal adv, piecemeal adj
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