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Search phrase: mouse

Plays

 14 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CoriolanusCor I.vi.44The mouse ne'er shunned the cat as they did budgeThe Mouse ne're shunn'd the Cat, as they did budge
HamletHam I.i.10.2Not a mouse stirring.Not a Mouse stirring.
HamletHam III.iv.184Pinch wanton on your cheek, call you his mouse,Pinch Wanton on your cheeke, call you his Mouse,
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.158wrathful dove or most magnanimous mouse. Prick thewrathfull Doue, or most magnanimous Mouse. Pricke the
Henry VH5 I.ii.172Playing the mouse in absence of the cat,Playing the Mouse in absence of the Cat,
King LearKL IV.vi.89mouse! – Peace, peace! this piece of toasted cheese willMouse: peace, peace, this peece of toasted Cheese will
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.19What's your dark meaning, mouse, of this light word?What's your darke meaning mouse, of this light word?
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.216The smallest monstrous mouse that creeps on floor – The smallest monstrous mouse that creepes on floore)
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.377Now are frolic. Not a mouseNow are frollicke; not a Mouse
PericlesPer IV.i.78I never killed a mouse, nor hurt a fly.I neuer killd a Mouse, nor hurt a Fly:
Romeo and JulietRJ I.iv.40Tut, dun's the mouse, the constable's own word!Tut, duns the Mouse, the Constables owne word,
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.100houses! Zounds, a dog, a rat, a mouse, a cat, to scratchhouses. What, a Dog, a Rat, a Mouse, a Cat to scratch
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.31And little mouse, every unworthy thing,And little Mouse, euery vnworthy thing
Twelfth NightTN I.v.58mouse of virtue, answer me.Mouse of vertue answer mee.

Poems

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.555 While in his hold-fast foot the weak mouse panteth: While in his hold-fast foot the weak mouse pãteth,

Glossary

 2 result(s).
mousetear, bite, rend
mouse[in playful address] little one

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Themes and Topics

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Address forms
Discourse markers...7 believe me law / i never killed a mouse nor hurt a fly indeed look ...

Words Families

 9 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
DORMOUSEBASICsee MOUSE
MOUSEBASICmouse n, mouse v
MOUSEACTIONmouse-hunt n
MOUSEOBJECTmousetrap n
MOUSESTATEmouse-eaten adj
MOUSETYPEdormouse adj, reremouse n
REREMICEBASICsee MOUSE
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