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Search phrase: mockery

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CoriolanusCor II.iii.172I have no further with you.’ Was not this mockery?I haue no further with you. Was not this mockerie?
HamletHam I.i.147And our vain blows malicious mockery.And our vaine blowes, malicious Mockery.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.265But seek revenge on Edward's mockery.But seeke Reuenge on Edwards mockery.
King JohnKJ III.i.285Else what a mockery should it be to swear!Else what a mockerie should it be to sweare?
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.139They do it but in mockery merriment,They doe it but in mocking merriment,
MacbethMac III.iv.106.1Unreal mockery, hence!Vnreall mock'ry hence.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.111Is as in mockery set. The spring, the summer,Is as in mockry set. The Spring, the Sommer,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.129Wherefore was I to this keen mockery born?Wherefore was I to this keene mockery borne?
OthelloOth I.iii.205Patience her injury a mockery makes.Patience, her Iniury a mock'ry makes.
Richard IIR2 IV.i.259O that I were a mockery king of snow,Oh, that I were a Mockerie, King of Snow,
Richard IIIR3 III.ii.27To trust the mockery of unquiet slumbers.To trust the mock'ry of vnquiet slumbers.
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.ii.4What will be said? What mockery will it beWhat will be said, what mockery will it be?
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.153In monumental mockery. Take the instant way;In monumentall mockrie: take the instant way,
Twelfth NightTN II.v.18Observe him, for the love of mockery, for I know thisobserue him for the loue of Mockerie: for I know this

Glossary

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arch-mockchief mockery, main jibe
fleersneer, mockery, jeering
mockact of mockery, mocking remark, derisive action, scornful irony
mockmockery, derision, ridicule
mockerysubject of ridicule, object of derision
mockerymocking, derisive
scofftaunt, scorn, mockery
scornmockery, taunt, insult, act of derision
scornobject of scorn, target of mockery
storypractical joke, theme for mockery

Thesaurus

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chief mockeryarch-mock
mockeryscorn
mockeryfleer
mockerymock
mockeryscoff
mockery, act ofmock
mockery, chiefarch-mock
mockery, target ofscorn
mockery, theme forstory
theme for mockerystory
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