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Search phrase: mounting

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Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.205Another spread on's breast, mounting his eyes,Another spread on's breast, mounting his eyes,
King JohnKJ I.i.206And fits the mounting spirit like myself;And fits the mounting spirit like my selfe;
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.i.4Whoe'er 'a was, 'a showed a mounting mind.Who ere a was, a shew'd a mounting minde:
Richard IIR2 III.iii.183For night-owls shriek where mounting larks should sing.For night-Owls shrike, where moũting Larks should sing.
Richard IIR2 V.i.56The mounting Bolingbroke ascends my throne,The mounting Bullingbrooke ascends my Throne,
Richard IIIR3 I.i.10And now, instead of mounting barbed steedsAnd now, in stead of mounting Barbed Steeds,
The TempestTem I.ii.4But that the sea, mounting to th' welkin's cheek,But that the Sea, mounting to th' welkins cheeke,

Glossary

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mountantmounting, rising, always being lifted up
mountingambitious, aspiring, rising
overmountingmounting too high, over-ambitious

Thesaurus

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high, mounting tooovermounting
mountingmountant
mounting too highovermounting

Themes and Topics

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Withal and withal...umberland thou ladder wherewithal / the mounting bolingbroke ascends my throne whereby ...
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