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Search phrase: portrait

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ix.54What's here? The portrait of a blinking idiotWhat's here, the portrait of a blinking idiot
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iv.115.1Exit one of the Attendants. She returns with a portrait

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Glossary

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counterfeitlikeness, portrait, image
effigylikeness, image, portrait
medalminiature portrait, pendant, charm
presentmentpicture, portrait, depiction
shadowimage, likeness, portrait, semblance

Thesaurus

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miniature portraitmedal
portraiteffigy
portraitcounterfeit
portraitshadow
portraitpresentment
portrait, miniaturemedal

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Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
PORTRAITBASICportrait n, portraiture n

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