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All's Well That Ends WellAW II.iii.158Believe not thy disdain, but presentlyBeleeue not thy disdaine, but presentlie
All's Well That Ends WellAW II.iv.50That, having this obtained, you presentlyThat hauing this obtain'd, you presentlie
All's Well That Ends WellAW II.v.64That presently you take your way for home,That presently you take your way for home,
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.vi.68I'll about it this evening, and I will presentlyIle about it this euening, and I will presently
Antony and CleopatraAC II.ii.164Of us must Pompey presently be sought,Of vs must Pompey presently be sought,
Antony and CleopatraAC III.iv.15The good gods will mock me presentlyThe good Gods wil mocke me presently,
Antony and CleopatraAC III.v.7Pompey, presently denied him rivality, would not letPompey: presently denied him riuality, would not let
Antony and CleopatraAC III.v.20My lord desires you presently. My newsMy Lord desires you presently: my Newes
As You Like ItAYL II.vi.10will here be with thee presently, and if I bring thee notwil heere be with thee presently, / And if I bring thee not
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.140Nature presently distillednature presently distill'd
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.ii.155Go hie thee presently. Post to the road.Go hie thee presently, post to the rode,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.i.32I pray you see him presently discharged,I pray you see him presently discharg'd,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.31Against thee presently, if thou darest stand.Against thee presently, if thou dar'st stand: 
CoriolanusCor II.iii.252And presently, when you have drawn your number,And presently, when you haue drawne your number,
CoriolanusCor III.iii.12Assemble presently the people hither.Assemble presently the people hither:
CoriolanusCor IV.v.221Tomorrow, today, presently. YouTo morrow, to day, presently, you
CoriolanusCor V.ii.64suffering, behold now presently and swoon for what's tosuffering, behold now presently, and swoond for what's to
CoriolanusCor V.vi.121 Tear him to pieces! – Do it presently!Teare him to peeces, do it presently:
CymbelineCym II.iii.137To Dorothy my woman hie thee presently.To Dorothy my woman hie thee presently.
CymbelineCym III.ii.76She'll home to her father; and provide me presentlyShe'le home to her Father; and prouide me presently
CymbelineCym IV.ii.166.1To dinner presently.To dinner presently.
HamletHam II.ii.170I'll board him presently. O, give me leave.Ile boord him presently. / Oh giue me leaue.
HamletHam II.ii.589Been struck so to the soul that presentlyBene strooke so to the soule, that presently
HamletHam III.ii.58And the Queen too, and that presently.And the Queene too, and that presently.
HamletHam III.ii.382and presently.and presently.
HamletHam V.ii.387But let this same be presently performed,But let this same be presently perform'd,
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.i.61away presently.away presently.
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.ii.3For we shall presently have need of you.For wee shall presently haue neede of you.
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.iii.74He presently, as greatness knows itself,He presently, as Greatnesse knowes it selfe,
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.ii.30The King will bid you battle presently.The King will bid you battell presently.
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.i.177You shall have letters of me presently.You shall haue Letters of me presently.
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.366You must away to court, sir, presently.You must away to Court, Sir, presently,
Henry VH5 II.i.85husband, come home presently.Husband come home presently.
Henry VH5 III.ii.54Captain Fluellen, you must come presently toCaptaine Fluellen, you must come presently to
Henry VH5 V.ii.79To appoint some of your Council presentlyTo appoint some of your Councell presently
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.ii.149Presently we'll try. Come, let's away about it.Presently wee'le try: come,let's away about it,
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iii.59That will I show you presently.That will I shew you presently.
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.ii.34Enter and cry ‘ The Dauphin!’ presently,Enter and cry, the Dolphin, presently,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.i.40Shall be transported presently to France.Shall be transported presently to France.
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.ii.13And means to give you battle presently.And meanes to giue you battell presently.
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.ii.15But we will presently provide for them.But we will presently prouide for them.
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.i.169I'll to the Duke of Suffolk presently.Ile to the Duke of Suffolke presently.
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.ii.60Yes, my good lord, I'll follow presently.Yes my good Lord, Ile follow presently.
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.iii.33pursuivant presently. We'll hear more of your matterPurseuant presently: wee'le heare more of your matter
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.i.136Then send for one presently.Then send for one presently.
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.18I'll call him presently, my noble lord.Ile call him presently, my Noble Lord.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ii.111To equal him, I will make myself a knight presently.To equall him I will make my selfe a knight presently;
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.102take him away, I say; and strike off his head presently,take him away I say, and strike off his head presently,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.120Marry, presently.Marry presently.
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.ii.36Brother, thou shalt to London presently,Brother, thou shalt to London presently,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.ii.59Unsheathe your sword and dub him presently.Vnsheath your sword, and dub him presently.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.i.110I will away towards Barnet presently,I will away towards Barnet presently,
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.157To the King's danger. Presently the DukeTo the Kings danger: presently, the Duke
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.78.2PresentlyPresently
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.229To render up the great seal presentlyTo render vp the Great Seale presently
Henry VIIIH8 V.ii.9.1Shall understand it presently.Shall vnderstand it presently.
Henry VIIIH8 V.iv.29I shall be with you presently, good masterI shall be with you presently, good M.
Julius CaesarJC III.i.28And presently prefer his suit to Caesar.And presently preferre his suite to Casar.
Julius CaesarJC III.i.142.2I'll fetch him presently.Ile fetch him presently.
Julius CaesarJC IV.i.45And let us presently go sit in council,And let vs presently go sit in Councell,
Julius CaesarJC IV.iii.195Of marching to Philippi presently?Of marching to Philippi presently.
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.44He means to bid us battle presently.He meanes to byd vs battaile presently,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.161And presently they are as resty-stiffAnd presently they are as resty stiffe,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.168We presently will meet thee, John of France. – We presently wil meet thee Iohn of Fraunce,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iv.29Except your highness presently descend.Except your highnes presently descend.
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iv.139Then presently we fall; and, as a shadeThen presently we fall, and as a shade
King Edward IIIE3 IV.v.62Disgrace it with his body presently;Disgrace it with his bodie presently,
King JohnKJ II.i.538For at Saint Mary's chapel presentlyFor at Saint Maries Chappell presently,
King JohnKJ V.vii.86With purpose presently to leave this war.With purpose presently to leaue this warre.
King LearKL I.ii.101I will seek him, sir, presently, convey the businessI will seeke him Sir, presently: conuey the businesse
King LearKL I.iv.143Will presently appear:
King LearKL II.iv.33Which presently they read; on whose contentsWhich presently they read; on those contents
King LearKL II.iv.112Now presently! Bid them come forth and hear me,Now, presently: bid them come forth and heare me,
King LearKL V.i.33I shall attend you presently at your tent.
MacbethMac IV.iii.145.1They presently amend.They presently amend. Exit.
Measure for MeasureMM III.i.264give him promise of satisfaction. I will presently togiue him promise of satisfaction: I will presently to
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.76Dispatch it presently; the hour draws onDispatch it presently, the houre drawes on
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.80This shall be done, good father, presently,This shall be done (good Father) presently:
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.i.183Go presently inquire, and so will I,Goe presently enquire, and so will I
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.173Of an unthrifty knave, and presentlyOf an vnthriftie knaue: and presentlie
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.vi.65Bassanio presently will go aboard.Bassanio presently will goe aboord,
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ix.3And comes to his election presently.And comes to his election presently.
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.278I'll pay it presently with all my heart.Ile pay it instantly, with all my heart.
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.384He presently become a Christian;He presently become a Christian:
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.401And it is meet I presently set forth.And it is meete I presently set forth.
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.452Come, you and I will thither presently,Come, you and I will thither presently,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.iii.83wildly, and would needs speak with you presently.wildely, and would needs speake with you presently.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.i.3Sure he is by this, or will be presently.Sure he is by this; or will be presently;
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.ii.91Nay, but he'll be here presently. Let'sNay, but hee'l be heere presently: let's
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND IV.ii.33Meet presently at the palace. Every man look o'er hismeete presently at the Palace, euery man looke ore his
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.81runs presently mad. God help the noble Claudio! If heruns presently mad. God helpe the noble Claudio, if hee
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.285Thou wilt be like a lover presentlyThou wilt be like a louer presently,
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.307In practice let us put it presently.In practise let vs put it presently.
Much Ado About NothingMA II.ii.51I will presently go learn their day of marriage.I will presentlie goe learne their day of marriage.
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.14I'll make her come, I warrant you, presently.Ile make her come I warrant you presently.
Much Ado About NothingMA III.iii.29and presently call the rest of the watch together andand presently call the rest of the Watch together, and
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.249'Tis well consented. Presently away;'Tis well consented, presently away,
Much Ado About NothingMA V.ii.90Will you come presently?will you come presentlie?
Much Ado About NothingMA V.iv.71And to the chapel let us presently.And to the chappell let vs presently.
OthelloOth II.i.207Do thou meet me presently atDo thou meet me presently at
OthelloOth II.iii.297man, by and by a fool, and presently a beast! O, strange!man, by and by a Foole, and presently a Beast. Oh strange!
OthelloOth III.i.35.2I'll send her to you presently;Ile send her to you presently:
OthelloOth V.ii.52.2Yes, presently.Presently.
PericlesPer III.i.81I'll bring the body presently.Ile bring the body presently.
PericlesPer IV.ii.50your money presently. Wife, take her in. Instruct heryour money presenly, wife take her in, instruct her
PericlesPer IV.vi.44I'll have done presently.Ile haue done presently.
Richard IIR2 I.iv.52For we will make for Ireland presently.For we will make for Ireland presently.
Richard IIR2 II.ii.91Bid her send me presently a thousand pound – Bid her send me presently a thousand pound,
Richard IIR2 II.ii.118And meet me presently at Berkeley.And meet me presently at Barkley Castle:
Richard IIR2 III.i.3Since presently your souls must part your bodies,(Since presently your soules must part your bodies)
Richard IIR2 III.ii.179But presently prevent the ways to wail.But presently preuent the wayes to waile:
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.212And presently repair to Crosby House;And presently repayre to Crosbie House:
Richard IIIR3 III.i.34Unto his princely brother presently?Vnto his Princely Brother presently?
Richard IIIR3 III.ii.16If you will presently take horse with himIf you will presently take Horse with him,
Richard IIIR3 IV.ii.26I will resolve you herein presently.I will resolue you herein presently.
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.i.54And with this knife I'll help it presently.And with his knife, Ile helpe it presently.
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.i.95When presently through all thy veins shall runWhen presently through all thy veines shall run,
Romeo and JulietRJ V.i.21And presently took post to tell it you.And presently tooke Poste to tell it you:
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.107You shall go see your pupils presently.You shall go see your Pupils presently.
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.iv.59My boy shall fetch the scrivener presently.My Boy shall fetch the Scriuener presentlie,
The TempestTem I.ii.125Should presently extirpate me and mineShould presently extirpate me and mine
The TempestTem IV.i.42.2Presently?Presently?
The TempestTem V.i.101And presently, I prithee.And presently, I pre'thee.
Timon of AthensTim III.v.104He shall be executed presently.He shall be executed presently. Exeunt.
Timon of AthensTim III.vi.36o'th' trumpet's sound. We shall to't presently.o'th'Trumpets sound: we shall too't presently.
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.379Then, Timon, presently prepare thy grave.Then Timon presently prepare thy graue:
Titus AndronicusTit II.iii.62Thy temples should be planted presentlyThy Temples should be planted presently.
Titus AndronicusTit IV.ii.165But send the midwife presently to me.But send the Midwife presently to me.
Titus AndronicusTit IV.iv.45Go, take him away and hang him presently.Goe take him away, and hang him presently.
Titus AndronicusTit V.i.146So sweet a death as hanging presently.So sweet a death as hanging presently.
Titus AndronicusTit V.iii.58Go, fetch them hither to us presently.Go fetch them hither to vs presently.
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.138I shall, and bring his answer presently.I shall, and bring his answere presently.
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.iii.6I'll bring her to the Grecian presently;Ile bring her to the Grecian presently;
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.194till he take leave, and presently after him.till he take leaue, and presently after him.
Twelfth NightTN V.i.171presently to Sir Toby.presently to sir Toby.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.ii.59And presently, all humbled, kiss the rod.And presently, all humbled kisse the Rod?
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.i.27it was presently after dinner; when you looked sadly, itit was presently after dinner: when you look'd sadly, it
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.iv.84I will send him hither to you presently.I will send him hither to you presently.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.iv.187And then I'll presently attend you.And then Ile presently attend you.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.v.8you presently; where, for one shot of five pence, thouyou presently; where, for one shot of fiue pence, thou
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.vi.36Now presently I'll give her father noticeNow presently Ile giue her father notice
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.vii.83And presently go with me to my chamber,And presently goe with me to my chamber
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.vii.89Come, answer not, but to it presently;Come; answere not: but to it presently,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.42And this way comes he with it presently;And this way comes he with it presently.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.ii.91Let us into the city presentlyLet vs into the City presently
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.ii.91That presently you hie you home to bed.That presently you hie you home to bed:
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iv.39And will employ thee in some service presently.And will imploy thee in some seruice presently.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iv.68Go presently, and take this ring with thee,Go presently, and take this Ring with thee,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.ii.45But mount you presently, and meet with meBut mount you presently, and meete with me
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.42break from one of them; when the other presently givesbreake from one of them. / When the other presently gives
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.277Lord Arcite, you must presently to th' Duke.Lord Arcite, you must presently to'th Duke;
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.v.31And to his face, no man. I'll presentlyAnd to his face, no-man: Ile presently
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.133Say ‘ ay,’ and all shall presently advance.Say I, and all shall presently advance.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.110For honour's sake, and safety, presentlyFor honours sake, and safely presently
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.i.96And set her safe to land; when presentlyAnd set her safe to land: when presently
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.ii.6I told her, presently, and kissed her twice.I told her / Presently, and kist her twice.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.ii.11And when your fit comes, fit her home, and presently.And when your fit comes, fit her home, / And presently.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.iv.80Even then fell off his head; and presentlyEven then fell off his head: and presently
The Winter's TaleWT II.ii.47To visit the next room, I'll presentlyTo visit the next roome, Ile presently
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.86Quit presently the chapel, or resolve youQuit presently the Chappell, or resolue you

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The Passionate PilgrimPP.13.4 A brittle glass that's broken presently; A brittle glasse, that s broken presently.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.864 Who in their pride do presently abuse it; Who in their pride do presently abuse it,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1007 The moon being clouded presently is missed, The Moone being clouded, presently is mist,

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anonsoon, shortly, presently
anon[after ‘now’] at another time, presently
presentlyimmediately, instantly, at once
presentlyafter a short time, soon, before long

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Classical mythology... helen ayl iii ii 141 nature presently distilled / helen&rsquo s cheek but not...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...ke me afeard anon (adv ) soon shortly presently ham iii ii 272 [hamlet to ophelia] you ...
...cuse to dromio of syracuse] go hie thee presently ham i i 155 [horatio to marcellus and b...
... push present (adj ) 2--7 (n ) (v ) presently (adv ) immediately instantly at once ...
...tnk ii i 277 [gaoler to arcite] you must presently to th' duke ce iii ii 155 [antipholu...
...cuse to dromio of syracuse] go hie thee presently ...
... presently (adv ) 2 purpose (n ) intention aim p...

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