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Search phrase: powder

Plays

 10 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.ix.17Which, being dried with grief, will break to powder,Which being dried with greefe, will breake to powder,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.ii.63Tut, tut, good enough to toss, food for powder,Tut, tut, good enough to tosse: foode for Powder,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.ii.64food for powder, they'll fill a pit as well as better.foode for Powder: they'le fill a Pit, as well as better:
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.iv.111give you leave to powder me and eat me too tomorrow.giue you leaue to powder me, and eat me too to morow.
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.154As black as powder fuming into smoke.as blacke as pouder fuming into smoke,
King JohnKJ II.i.448With swifter spleen than powder can enforce,With swifter spleene then powder can enforce
Romeo and JulietRJ II.vi.10And in their triumph die, like fire and powder,And in their triumph: die like fire and powder;
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.132Like powder in a skilless soldier's flaskLike powder in a skillesse Souldiers flaske,
Romeo and JulietRJ V.i.64As violently as hasty powder firedAs violently, as hastie powder fier'd
Titus AndronicusTit V.ii.197Let me go grind their bones to powder small,Let me goe grin'd their Bones to powder small,

Glossary

 3 result(s).
overchargedoverloaded, filled too full of powder
powderseason with salt, pickle
powdergunpowder

Thesaurus

 2 result(s).
filled too full of powderovercharged
powder, filled too full ofovercharged

Words Families

 5 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
POWDERBASICpowder n, powder v, powdered adj, powdering adj
POWDEREQUIPMENTgunpowder n
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