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Search phrase: peruse

Plays

 17 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW II.iii.60.2Peruse them well.Peruse them well:
The Comedy of ErrorsCE I.ii.13Peruse the traders, gaze upon the buildings,Peruse the traders, gaze vpon the buildings,
CymbelineCym I.v.6been tabled by his side and I to peruse him by items.bin tabled by his side, and I to peruse him by Items.
HamletHam IV.vii.135Will not peruse the foils, so that with ease,Will not peruse the Foiles? So that with ease,
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.ii.94March by us, that we may peruse the menMarch by vs, that wee may peruse the men
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.ii.43Out, some light horsemen, and peruse their wings.Out some light Horsemen, and peruse their Wings.
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.121Papers of state he sent me to peruse,Papers of State he sent me, to peruse
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.105Write on, while I peruse her in my thoughts.Write on while I peruse her in my thoughts,
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.239Peruse your spoils; and after we have breathedPeruse your spoiles, and after we haue breathd
King LearKL II.ii.163Peruse this letter. Nothing almost sees miraclesPeruse this Letter. Nothing almost sees miracles
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.iv.38Come, go with me; peruse this as thou goest.Come goe with me, pervse this as thou goest,
PericlesPer II.v.40She thinks not so; peruse this writing else.She thinkes not so: peruse this writing else.
Richard IIR2 V.iii.48Peruse this writing here, and thou shalt knowPeruse this writing heere, and thou shalt know
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.74In faith, I will. Let me peruse this face.In faith I will, let me peruse this face:
Twelfth NightTN V.i.328Lady, you have; pray you, peruse that letter.Lady you haue, pray you peruse that Letter.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.ii.34Peruse this paper, madam.Peruse this paper Madam.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iv.118Madam, please you peruse this letter – Madam, please you peruse this Letter;

Glossary

 4 result(s).
overlooklook over, peruse, read through
peruseinspect, scrutinize, examine
perusereconnoitre, scout out, survey
superviselook over, read through, peruse

Thesaurus

 2 result(s).
perusesupervise
peruseoverlook
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