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Antony and CleopatraAC I.ii.83He was disposed to mirth; but on the suddenHe was dispos'd to mirth, but on the sodaine
Antony and CleopatraAC I.iii.4Say I am dancing; if in mirth, reportSay I am dauncing: if in Myrth, report
Antony and CleopatraAC I.iv.18To give a kingdom for a mirth, to sitTo giue a Kingdome for a Mirth, to sit
As You Like ItAYL I.ii.2Dear Celia, I show more mirth than I amDeere Cellia; I show more mirth then I am
As You Like ItAYL V.iv.105Then is there mirth in heaven,Then is there mirth in heauen,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.i.108And in despite of mirth mean to be merry.And in despight of mirth meane to be merrie: 
CoriolanusCor I.iii.106but disease our better mirth.but disease our better mirth.
CoriolanusCor I.iii.111wish you much mirth.wish you much mirth.
CymbelineCym I.vii.58Is he disposed to mirth? I hope he is.Is he dispos'd to mirth? I hope he is.
CymbelineCym V.iv.161parting, as the procuring of mirth: you come inparting, as the procuring of mirth: you come in
HamletHam I.ii.12With mirth in funeral and with dirge in marriage,With mirth in Funerall, and with Dirge in Marriage,
HamletHam II.ii.296I know not – lost all my mirth, forgone all customI know not, lost all my mirth, forgone all custome
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.iv.38When thou perceive his blood inclined to mirth;When you perceiue his blood enclin'd to mirth:
Henry VH5 II.ii.132Free from gross passion or of mirth or anger,Free from grosse passion, or of mirth, or anger,
Henry VH5 V.ii.287Pardon the frankness of my mirth, if I answerPardon the franknesse of my mirth, if I answer
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.vi.15All France will be replete with mirth and joyAll France will be repleat with mirth and ioy,
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iii.43Laughest thou, wretch? Thy mirth shall turn to moan.Laughest thou Wretch? / Thy mirth shall turne to moane.
Henry VIIIH8 II.iii.101Make yourself mirth with your particular fancy,Make your selfe mirth with your particular fancy,
Julius CaesarJC IV.iii.49I'll use you for my mirth, yea, for my laughter,Ile vse you for my Mirth, yea for my Laughter
Julius CaesarJC IV.iii.113To be but mirth and laughter to his Brutus,To be but Mirth and Laughter to his Brutus,
King JohnKJ V.ii.59Full warm of blood, of mirth, of gossiping.Full warm of blood, of mirth, of gossipping:
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.242of thy mirthof thy myrth,
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.67Within the limit of becoming mirth,Within the limit of becomming mirth,
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.109breaking out of mirth, as it were, I have acquaintedbreaking out of myrth (as it were) I haue acquainted
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.79Here comes Boyet, and mirth is in his face.Heere comes Boyet, and mirth in his face.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.517Their form confounded makes most form in mirth,Their forme confounded, makes most forme in mirth,
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.846Mirth cannot move a soul in agony.Mirth cannot moue a soule in agonie.
MacbethMac III.iv.11Be large in mirth. Anon we'll drink a measureBe large in mirth, anon wee'l drinke a Measure
MacbethMac III.iv.108You have displaced the mirth, broke the good meetingYou haue displac'd the mirth, / Broke the good meeting,
Measure for MeasureMM IV.i.13My mirth it much displeased, but pleased my woe.My mirth it much displeas'd, but pleas'd my woe.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.i.80With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come,With mirth and laughter let old wrinckles come,
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ii.189Your boldest suit of mirth, for we have friendsYour boldest suite of mirth, for we haue friends
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.i.26of my mirth – heaven forgive me! Why, I'll exhibit aof my mirth: (heauen forgiue mee:) why Ile / Exhibit a
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.ii.215in other places she enlargeth her mirth so far that therein other places shee enlargeth her mirth so farre, that there
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.vi.14The mirth whereof so larded with my matterThe mirth whereof, so larded with my matter,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.i.13Awake the pert and nimble spirit of mirth.Awake the pert and nimble spirit of mirth,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.56And waxen in their mirth, and neeze, and swearAnd waxen in their mirth, and neeze, and sweare,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.28Here come the lovers, full of joy and mirth.Heere come the louers, full of ioy and mirth:
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.35Where is our usual manager of mirth?Where is our vsuall manager of mirth?
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.57And his love Thisbe; ‘ very tragical mirth.’And his loue Thisby; very tragicall mirth.
Much Ado About NothingMA II.i.305to speak all mirth and no matter.to speake all mirth, and no matter.
Much Ado About NothingMA III.ii.9to the sole of his foot, he is all mirth; he hath twice orto the sole of his foot, he is all mirth, he hath twice or
PericlesPer II.i.95.1How well this honest mirth becomes their labour!How well this honest mirth becomes their labour?
PericlesPer II.iii.7Prepare for mirth, for mirth becomes a feast.Prepare for mirth, for mirth becomes a Feast.
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.133And frame your mind to mirth and merriment,And frame your minde to mirth and merriment,
Troilus and CressidaTC I.i.42Is like that mirth fate turns to sudden sadness.Is like that mirth, Fate turnes to sudden sadnesse.
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.173Must be the scene of mirth; to cough and spit,Must be the Scene of myrth, to cough, and spit,
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.46Present mirth hath present laughter,Present mirth, hath present laughter:
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.i.30Coy looks, with heart-sore sighs; one fading moment's mirth,Coy looks, with hart-sore sighes: one fading moments mirth,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.iv.162With triumphs, mirth, and rare solemnity.With Triumphes, Mirth, and rare solemnity.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.34freedom out of bondage, making misery their mirth andfreedome out of Bondage, making misery their / Mirth, and
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.iii.43Away with this strained mirth; I say again,Away with this straind mirth; I say againe
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.iii.50Becomes him nobly; so does Arcite's mirth,Becomes him nobly; So do's Arcites mirth,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.iii.51But Palamon's sadness is a kind of mirth,But Palamons sadnes is a kinde of mirth,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.iii.52So mingled as if mirth did make him sad,So mingled, as if mirth did make him sad,
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.166He's all my exercise, my mirth, my matter;He's all my Exercise, my Mirth, my Matter;
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.42The mirth o'th' feast. Or I'll be thine, my fair,The Mirth o'th' Feast: Or Ile be thine (my Faire)
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.54And let's be red with mirth.And let's be red with mirth.

Poems

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.213 Who buys a minute's mirth to wail a week? Who buies a minutes mirth to waile a weeke?
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1109 For mirth doth search the bottom of annoy; "For mirth doth search the bottome of annoy,

Glossary

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cheercheerfulness, mirth, joy
mirthjoke, diversion, sport
mirthmerry-making, pleasure-seeking

Thesaurus

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mirthcheer

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
MIRTHBASICmirth n, mirthful adj
MIRTHSTATEmirth-moving adj
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