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Search phrase: pressed

Plays

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The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.ii.64Come, sister, I am pressed down with conceitCome sister, I am prest downe with conceit:
CoriolanusCor I.ii.9They have pressed a power, but it is not knownThey haue prest a Power, but it is not knowne
CoriolanusCor III.i.122That ne'er did service for't. Being pressed to th' war,They ne're did seruice for't; being prest to'th' Warre,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.ii.20duck. I pressed me none but such toasts-and-butter,Ducke. I prest me none but such Tostes and Butter,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.ii.36all the gibbets and pressed the dead bodies. No eye hathall the Gibbets, and prest the dead bodyes. No eye hath
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.v.64From London by the King was I pressed forth;From London, by the King was I prest forth,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.v.66Came on the part of York, pressed by his master;Came on the part of Yorke, prest by his Master:
Henry VIIIH8 II.iv.186And pressed in with this caution. First, methoughtAnd prest in with this Caution. First, me thought
King Edward IIIE3 III.iv.10More in the clustering throng are pressed to deathMore in the clustering throng are prest to death,
King LearKL IV.iii.26Pantingly forth, as if it pressed her heart,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.71With half that wish the wisher's eyes be pressed.With halfe that wish, the wishers eyes be prest.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.i.150And sing while thou on pressed flowers dost sleep;And sing, while thou on pressed flowers dost sleepe:
OthelloOth III.iv.173I have this while with leaden thoughts been pressed:I haue this while with leaden thoughts beene prest,
Richard IIR2 III.ii.58For every man that Bolingbroke hath pressedFor euery man that Bullingbrooke hath prest,
Richard IIR2 III.iv.72O, I am pressed to death through want of speaking!Oh I am prest to death through want of speaking:
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.187Which thou wilt propagate, to have it pressedWhich thou wilt propagate to haue it preast
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.162The large Achilles, on his pressed bed lolling,The large Achilles (on his prest-bed lolling)
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.i.109.1Is pressed with deeper matter.Is prest with deeper matter.

Poems

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Venus and AdonisVen.430 I had my load before, now pressed with bearing: I had my lode before, now prest with bearing,
Venus and AdonisVen.545 He with her plenty pressed, she faint with dearth Ho with her plentie prest she faint with dearth,

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