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Search phrase: moody

Plays

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Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.1Give me some music – music, moody foodGiue me some Musicke: Musicke, moody foode
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.79But moody and dull melancholy,But moodie and dull melancholly, 
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.iii.18The moody frontier of a servant brow.The moody Frontier of a seruant brow,
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.i.81Nor moody beggars starving for a timeNor moody Beggars, staruing for a time
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.iv.39But, being moody, give him time and scope,But being moodie, giue him Line, and scope,
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.124Hath banished moody discontented fury,Hath banisht moodie discontented fury,
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.vi.13Conceive when, after many moody thoughtsConceiue; when after many moody Thoughts,
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.75.2Observe, observe, he's moody.Obserue, obserue, hee's moody.
Richard IIIR3 V.i.7If that your moody discontented soulsIf that your moody discontented soules,
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.12mood as any in Italy; and as soon moved to be moody,mood, as any in Italie: and assoone moued to be moodie,
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.13and as soon moody to be moved.and assoone moodie to be mou'd.
The TempestTem I.ii.244.2How now? Moody?How now? moodie?

Poems

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.553 And moody Pluto winks while Orpheus plays. And moodie PLVTO winks while Orpheus playes.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1602 Unmask, dear dear, this moody heaviness, Vnmaske deare deare, this moodie heauinesse,

Glossary

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considerationmoody contemplation, deep reflection
frampolddisagreeable, bad-tempered, moody
humorouscapricious, moody, temperamental
moodyangry, wrathful, rancorous, sullen
moodymelancholy, sombre, gloomy

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contemplation, moodyconsideration
moodyhumorous
moodyframpold
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