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Search phrase: prick

Plays

 30 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.ii.19You barely leave our thorns to prick ourselves,You barely leaue our thornes to pricke our selues,
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.108Must find love's prick and Rosalind.must finde Loues pricke, & Rosalinde.
CymbelineCym I.ii.99Myself by with a needle, that I might prickMy selfe by with a Needle, that I might pricke
HamletHam I.v.88To prick and sting her. Fare thee well at once.To pricke and sting her. Fare thee well at once;
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.i.130me on. Yea, but how if honour prick me off when Ime on. But how if Honour pricke me off when I
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.ii.106they never prick their finger but they say ‘ There's somethey neuer pricke their finger, but they say, there is som
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.110Prick him.Pricke him.
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.133Shadow will serve for summer. Prick him, forShadow will serue for Summer: pricke him: For
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.141Shall I prick him, Sir John?Shall I pricke him downe, Sir Iohn?
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.144Prick him no more.prick him no more.
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.150Shall I prick him, sir?Shall I pricke him, sir?
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.158wrathful dove or most magnanimous mouse. Prick thewrathfull Doue, or most magnanimous Mouse. Pricke the
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.172'Fore God, a likely fellow! Come, prick BullcalfTrust me, a likely Fellow. Come, pricke me Bulcalfe
Henry VH5 II.i.32honestly by the prick of their needles but it will behonestly by the pricke of their Needles, but it will bee
Henry VH5 II.i.55prick your guts a little, in good terms, as I may, andpricke your guts a little in good tearmes, as I may, and
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iv.49Prick not your finger as you pluck it off,Prick not your finger as you pluck it off,
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.iv.34And made an evening at the noontide prick.And made an Euening at the Noone-tide Prick.
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.iv.55To prick thy finger, though to wound his heart.To prick thy finger, though to wound his heart.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.v.13What! Can so young a thorn begin to prick?What? can so young a Thorne begin to prick?
Henry VIIIH8 II.iv.171Scruple, and prick, on certain speeches utteredScruple, and pricke, on certaine Speeches vtter'd
Julius CaesarJC II.i.124To prick us to redress? What other bondTo pricke vs to redresse? What other Bond,
Julius CaesarJC IV.i.3.2Prick him down, Antony.Pricke him downe Antony.
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.i.133Let the mark have a prick in't, to mete at if it may be.Let the mark haue a pricke in't, to meat at, if it may be.
MacbethMac I.vii.26To prick the sides of my intent but onlyTo pricke the sides of my intent, but onely
MacbethMac V.iii.14Go prick thy face and overred thy fear,Go pricke thy face, and ouer-red thy feare
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.i.58summer as a Christian is? If you prick us, do we notSommmer as a Christian is: if you pricke vs doe we not
Richard IIR2 II.i.207And prick my tender patience to those thoughtsAnd pricke my tender patience to those thoughts
Romeo and JulietRJ I.iv.28Prick love for pricking, and you beat love down.Pricke loue for pricking, and you beat loue downe,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.iv.110the dial is now upon the prick of noon.the Dyall is now vpon the pricke of Noone.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.iv.25O for a prick now, like a nightingale,O for a pricke now like a Nightingale,

Poems

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.781 Ere he arrive his weary noontide prick; Ere he arriue his wearie noone-tide pricke,

Glossary

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prickincite, urge on, spur on
prickthorn, prickle, barb
prickspur a horse, ride, gallop
prickmark down, pick out, select [for death]
prickspike, skewer, prong
prickspine
prick[on a sundial] mark, point, division
prickdress up, deck out
prickurge, incite, motivate
pricktorment, vex, grieve
prickbull's-eye, target, centre spot
prickmark (down), put on a list, record in writing
prickmarker, pointer, indication
prickpin, fix, stick
prickchoose, select, mark down

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Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
PRICKBASICprick n, prick v, pricking adj, pricking n, prickle n
PRICKANIMALpricket n
PRICKAPPEARANCEprick-eared adj, up-pricked adj
PRICKMUSICpricksong n
PRICKTYPEpin-prick n, thorny-pricking n
UP-PRICKEDBASICsee PRICK
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