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Search phrase: mincing

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
HamletHam II.ii.512In mincing with his sword her husband's limbs,In mincing with his Sword her Husbands limbes,
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.i.128Nothing so much as mincing poetry.Nothing so much, as mincing Poetrie;
Henry VIIIH8 II.iii.31Saving your mincing, the capacity(Sauing your mincing) the capacity
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.iv.67With a reed voice, and turn two mincing stepsWith a reede voyce, and turne two minsing steps

Glossary

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mincingaffected, pretentious, daintily moving
mincingaffected movement, pretentious manner

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