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Search phrase: mutton

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As You Like ItAYL III.ii.53And is not the grease of a mutton as wholesome as theand is not the grease of a Mutton, as wholesome as the
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.341All victuallers do so. What's a joint of muttonAll Victuallers doe so: What is a Ioynt of Mutton,
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.i.23couple of short-legged hens, a joint of mutton, and anycouple of short-legg'd Hennes: a ioynt of Mutton, and any
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.289I had rather pray a month with mutton andI had rather pray a Moneth with Mutton and
Measure for MeasureMM III.ii.171again, would eat mutton on Fridays. He's not past itagaine) would eate Mutton on Fridaies. He's now past it,
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.i.146.1What's this? Mutton?What's this, Mutton?
Twelfth NightTN I.iii.115And I can cut the mutton to't.And I can cut the Mutton too't.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.i.96Ay, sir. I, a lost mutton, gave your letter to her,I Sir: I (a lost-Mutton) gaue your Letter to her
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.i.97a laced mutton; and she, a laced mutton, gave me, a lost(a lac'd-Mutton) and she (a lac'd-Mutton) gaue mee (a lost-
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.i.98mutton, nothing for my labour.Mutton) nothing for my labour.

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muttonsheep
muttonprostitute, courtesan

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
MUTTONBASICmutton n
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