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Search phrase: mettle

Plays

 37 result(s). alternate result(s)
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.i.128That you were made of is mettle to make virgins.That you were made of, is mettall to make Virgins.
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.vi.34metal this counterfeit lump of ore will be melted, if youmettle this counterfeyt lump of ours will be melted if you
Antony and CleopatraAC I.ii.143far poorer moment. I do think there is mettle in death,farre poorer moment: I do think there is mettle in death,
As You Like ItAYL II.vii.82His folly to the mettle of my speech?His folly to the mettle of my speech,
HamletHam I.i.96Of unimproved mettle hot and full,Of vnimproued Mettle, hot and full,
HamletHam III.ii.119No, good mother. Here's metal more attractive.No good Mother, here's Mettle more attractiue.
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.12mettle, a good boy – by the Lord, so they call me! – andmettle, a good boy, and
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.342Well, that rascal hath good mettle in him, heWell, that Rascall hath good mettall in him, hee
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.iii.22And now their pride and mettle is asleep,And now their pride and mettall is asleepe,
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.iv.23Lends mettle to us all!lends mettall to vs all.
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.i.116For from his metal was his party steeled,For from his Mettle, was his Party steel'd;
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.iii.37of this mettle.of this Mettle.
Henry VH5 III.i.27The mettle of your pasture; let us swearThe mettell of your Pasture: let vs sweare,
Henry VH5 III.v.15Dieu de batailles! Where have they this mettle?Dieu de Battailes, where haue they this mettell?
Henry VH5 III.v.29Our mettle is bred out, and they will giveOur Mettell is bred out, and they will giue
Henry VH5 IV.viii.63mettle enough in his belly. Hold, there is twelve pencemettell enough in his belly: Hold, there is twelue-pence
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.239Of what coarse metal ye are moulded – envy;Of what course Mettle ye are molded, Enuy,
Julius CaesarJC I.i.61See where their basest mettle be not moved:See where their basest mettle be not mou'd,
Julius CaesarJC I.ii.293He was quick mettle when he went to school.He was quick Mettle, when he went to Schoole.
Julius CaesarJC I.ii.306Thy honourable mettle may be wroughtThy Honorable Mettle may be wrought
Julius CaesarJC II.i.134Nor th' insuppressive mettle of our spirits,Nor th'insuppressiue Mettle of our Spirits,
Julius CaesarJC IV.ii.24Make gallant show and promise of their mettle;Make gallant shew, and promise of their Mettle:
King JohnKJ II.i.401An if thou hast the mettle of a king,And if thou hast the mettle of a king,
King JohnKJ V.ii.16That I must draw this metal from my sideThat I must draw this mettle from my side
MacbethMac I.vii.73For thy undaunted mettle should composeFor thy vndaunted Mettle should compose
Measure for MeasureMM I.i.48Let there be some more test made of my metalLet there be some more test, made of my mettle,
Measure for MeasureMM II.iv.48As to put metal in restrained meansAs to put mettle in restrained meanes
Measure for MeasureMM III.ii.72take it not patiently, why, your mettle is the more.take it not patiently: Why, your mettle is the more:
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.132a cat, thou hast mettle enough in thee to kill care.a cat, thou hast mettle enough in thee to kill care.
OthelloOth IV.ii.204Why, now I see there's mettle in thee; and even fromWhy, now I see there's mettle in thee: and euen from
Richard IIR2 I.ii.23That mettle, that self-mould, that fashioned theeThat mettle, that selfe-mould that fashion'd thee,
The TempestTem II.i.185You are gentlemen of brave mettle. You wouldYou are Gentlemen of braue mettal: you would
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.180Teems and feeds all; whose selfsame mettle,Teemes and feeds all: whose selfesame Mettle
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.258And every Greek of mettle, let him knowAnd euery Greeke of mettle, let him know,
Twelfth NightTN II.v.14metal of India?Mettle of India?
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.266who knows so much of my mettle.who knowes so much of my mettle.
Twelfth NightTN V.i.319So much against the mettle of your sex,So much against the mettle of your sex,

Poems

 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Lover's ComplaintLC.107 That horse his mettle from his rider takes, That horse his mettell from his rider takes
A Lover's ComplaintLC.205 With twisted metal amorously empleached With twisted mettle amorously empleacht

Glossary

 7 result(s).
assaytry, test the mettle of, put to the proof
bloodspirit, vigour, mettle
mettlespirit, temperament, disposition
mettlesubstance, matter
mettlespirit, vigour, zest
pithstrength, toughness, mettle
pride[of horses] spirit, vigour, mettle

Thesaurus

 5 result(s).
mettlepride
mettleblood
mettlepith
mettle, test the assay
test the mettleassay

Themes and Topics

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Words Families

 4 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
METTLEBASICmettle n
METTLEANIMALlion-mettled adj
METTLESTATEmuddy-mettled adj, self-mettle n

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