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Search phrase: proper

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 66 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.ii.49In me to lose. Thus your own proper wisdomIn mee to loose. Thus your owne proper wisedome
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.24his proper stream o'erflows himself.his proper streame, ore-flowes himselfe.
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.208advertisement to a proper maid in Florence, one Diana,aduertisement to a proper maide in Florence, one Diana,
Antony and CleopatraAC III.iii.37.2A proper man.A proper man.
As You Like ItAYL I.ii.112Three proper young men, of excellent growthThree proper yong men, of excellent growth
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.298that been as proper?that bin as proper?
As You Like ItAYL III.v.55And out of you she sees herself more properAnd out of you she sees her selfe more proper
As You Like ItAYL III.v.115He'll make a proper man. The best thing in himHee'll make a proper man: the best thing in him
CoriolanusCor I.ix.56Like one that means his proper harm – in manacles,(Like one that meanes his proper harme) in Manacles,
CymbelineCym III.iv.63Wilt lay the leaven on all proper men;Wilt lay the Leauen on all proper men;
CymbelineCym IV.ii.97When I have slain thee with my proper hand,When I haue slaine thee with my proper hand,
HamletHam II.i.114By heaven, it is as proper to our ageIt seemes it is as proper to our Age,
HamletHam V.ii.66Thrown out his angle for my proper life,Throwne out his Angle for my proper life,
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.iii.32Proper to madmen, led his powers to death,(Proper to mad men) led his Powers to death,
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.ii.63is that I am a second brother, and that I am a properis, that I am a second Brother, and that I am a proper
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.ii.148A proper gentlewoman, sir, and a kinswoman of myA proper Gentlewoman, Sir, and a Kinswoman of my
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.i.37In his true, native, and most proper shape,In his true, natiue, and most proper shape,
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.ii.109That dares do justice on my proper son;That dares do Iustice, on my proper Sonne;
Henry VH5 V.chorus.5Which cannot in their huge and proper lifeWhich cannot in their huge and proper life,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iii.37O, Charles the Dauphin is a proper man;Oh, Charles the Dolphin is a proper man,
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.i.59and she sent over of the King of England's own properand shee sent ouer of the King of Englands owne proper
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.i.130A proper jest, and never heard before,A proper iest, and neuer heard before,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.115No, many a pound of mine own proper store,No: many a Pound of mine owne proper store,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ii.88I am sorry for't. The man is a proper man, of mineI am sorry for't: The man is a proper man of mine
Henry VIIIH8 I.i.98A proper title of a peace, and purchasedA proper Title of a Peace, and purchas'd
Julius CaesarJC I.i.24when they are in great danger, I recover them. As properwhen they are in great danger, I recouer them. As proper
Julius CaesarJC I.ii.41Conceptions only proper to myself,Conceptions onely proper to my selfe,
Julius CaesarJC V.iii.96.1In our own proper entrails.In our owne proper Entrailes.
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.314My proper harm should buy your highness' good.My proper harme should buy your highnes good,
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.196Install your highness in your proper right,Install your highnes in your proper right,
King JohnKJ I.i.250Some proper man, I hope. Who was it, mother?Some proper man I hope, who was it mother?
King LearKL I.i.17so proper.so proper.
King LearKL IV.ii.60Proper deformity shows not in the fiendProper deformitie seemes not in the Fiend
MacbethMac III.iv.59.2O proper stuff!O proper stuffe:
Measure for MeasureMM I.i.30Are not thine own so proper as to wasteAre not thine owne so proper, as to waste
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.128Like rats that ravin down their proper bane,Like Rats that rauyn downe their proper Bane,
Measure for MeasureMM III.i.30The mere effusion of thy proper loins,The meere effusion of thy proper loines
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.110Faults proper to himself. If he had so offended,Faults proper to himselfe: if he had so offended
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.306And in the witness of his proper ear,And in the witnesse of his proper eare,
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.405Most audible, even from his proper tongue,Most audible, euen from his proper tongue.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.ii.68proper man's picture, but, alas, who can converse with aproper mans picture, but alas who can conuerse with a
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.46May stand more proper, my eye shall be the streamMay stand more proper, my eye shall be the streame
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.ii.80is a sweet-faced man; a proper man as one shall see in ais a sweet-fac'd man, a proper man as one shall see in a
Much Ado About NothingMA I.iii.48A proper squire! And who, and who? WhichA proper squier, and who, and who, which
Much Ado About NothingMA II.iii.181He is a very proper man.He is a very proper man.
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.173That which appears in proper nakedness?That which appeares in proper nakednesse?
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.304Talk with a man out at a window! A properTalke with a man out at a window, a proper
OthelloOth I.iii.69After your own sense, yea, though our proper sonAfter your owne sense: yea, though our proper Son
OthelloOth I.iii.261In me defunct – and proper satisfaction;In my defunct, and proper satisfaction.
OthelloOth I.iii.386Cassio's a proper man: let me see now;Cassio's a proper man: Let me see now,
OthelloOth IV.iii.34This Lodovico is a proper man.This Lodouico is a proper man.
OthelloOth V.ii.195'Tis proper I obey him, but not now.'Tis proper I obey him; but not now:
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.254Myself to be a marvellous proper man.My selfe to be a maru'llous proper man.
Richard IIIR3 III.vii.124This noble isle doth want her proper limbs;The Noble Ile doth want his proper Limmes:
The Taming of the ShrewTS I.ii.141A proper stripling and an amorous!A proper stripling, and an amorous.
The TempestTem II.ii.59four legs. For it hath been said, ‘ As proper a man asfoure legges: for it hath bin said; as proper a man as
The TempestTem III.iii.61.1Their proper selves.Their proper selues:
Titus AndronicusTit V.ii.50Provide thee two proper palfreys, black as jet,Prouide thee two proper Palfries, as blacke as Iet,
Troilus and CressidaTC I.ii.193proper man of person. When comes Troilus? I'll showproper man of person: when comes Troylus? Ile shew
Troilus and CressidaTC II.ii.90The issue of your proper wisdoms rate,The issue of your proper Wisedomes rate,
Twelfth NightTN II.ii.29How easy is it for the proper falseHow easie is it, for the proper false
Twelfth NightTN III.i.130Your wife is like to reap a proper man.your wife is like to reape a proper man:
Twelfth NightTN V.i.316Here at my house, and at my proper cost.Heere at my house, and at my proper cost.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.i.10Ay, by my beard, will we; for he's a proper man.I by my beard will we: for he is a proper man.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.iv.16.1Upon my soul, a proper man.Vpon my soule, a proper man.
The Winter's TaleWT II.iii.139The bastard brains with these my proper handsThe Bastard-braynes with these my proper hands

Glossary

 55 result(s).
aparticle used in front of a proper name, as a supportive war-cry
breedingeducation, proper training
carelesslyin a negligent manner, without taking proper military precautions
complementexample of good manners, instance of proper behaviour
complimentexample of good manners, instance of proper behaviour
digressiontransgression, moral deviation, lapse in proper behaviour
dueappropriate, proper, fitting
dutyfitting praise, due respect, proper regard
dutyreverence, due respect, proper attitude
elementsphere of knowledge, proper comprehension
engrosswrite out in proper legal form
exhaleddragged from a proper course; also: drawn up as a vapour
fairlegitimate, lawful, proper
fitin a proper state, in the right circumstances
fitnessproper behaviour, appropriate conduct
forgetfulnessneglect, disregard, lack of proper attention
goodseasonable, appropriate, proper
goodintended, right, proper
handsomeproper, fitting, appropriate
judiciousappropriate, fitting, proper
justproper, true
keepplay fair over, behave honourably over, have a proper regard to
kindlynatural, proper
manner(plural) proper behaviour, good conduct, forms of politeness
meetfit, suitable, right, proper
naturalfeeling proper affection, having normal feelings
obsequiouslyas a mourner, with proper regard for the dead
observanceproper attention, attentiveness, heed
observancyproper attention, tender attentiveness
observinglyobservantly, perceptively, with proper observation
placeproper place, safe place
placeprecedence, proper place
prettynice, proper, apt
processproper legal procedure
properpersonal, private, individual
propercharacteristic, typical, normal
propergood-looking, handsome, comely
propervery, own
properhonest, honourable, worthy
properthorough, absolute, complete
properspecial, particular, specific
properfine, excellent, good
proportionproper rhythm, correct value [of notes]
proportionnatural order, proper relationship
proprietyproper character, real identity
ruleproper discipline, good management
sequenceproper lineal order, order of succession
squarerule, canon; or: proper constitution, normal condition
turn[unclear meaning] turning-point; trick, game; occasion, proper time
unadvisedunadvisedly, without proper deliberation
veinright line, proper course to follow
venturewithout proper thought, recklessly
veryproper, correct, appropriate
voxproper voice, right manner of speaking
worshipfullyrespectfully, with due honour, with proper regard

Thesaurus

 62 result(s).
affection, feeling propernatural
attention, lack of properforgetfulness
attention, properobservance
attention, properobservancy
attitude, properduty
behaviour, instance of propercompliment
behaviour, lapse in properdigression
behaviour, propermanner
behaviour, properfitness
character, properpropriety
comprehension, properelement
constitution, propersquare
course to follow, propervein
course, dragged from a properexhaled
dead, proper regard for theobsequiously
deliberation, without proper unadvised
discipline, properrule
dragged from a proper courseexhaled
feeling proper affectionnatural
form, written out in proper legal engross
lapse in proper behaviourdigression
legal form, written out in proper engross
legal procedure, properprocess
lineal order, propersequence
place, properplace
precautions, without taking proper militarycarelessly
procedure, proper legalprocess
properdue
propermeet
properjudicious
properjust
propervery
properpretty
propergood
propergood
properhandsome
properkindly
properfair
proper attentionobservancy
proper attitudeduty
proper behaviourmanner
proper behaviourfitness
proper characterpropriety
proper legal procedureprocess
proper observation, withobservingly
proper placeplace
proper placeplace
proper regardduty
proper regard, have akeep
proper relationshipproportion
proper state, in afit
proper voicevox
regard, properduty
regard, with properworshipfully
relationship, properproportion
rhythm, properproportion
state, in a properfit
thought, without properventure
time, properturn
training, properbreeding
voice, propervox
written out in proper legal formengross

Themes and Topics

 4 result(s).
Address forms...y or affection they may choose to use a proper noun (jane jones mrs smith) or a commo...
...a combination of the two (darling jane) proper nouns may be informally shortened (kathe...
Comparison...ore happy) and sometimes the other (most proper rather than properest) there are also s...
... and out of you she sees herself more proper than any of her lineaments can show her...
Thou and you...nothing i am sorry for my cousin you proper benedick by my sword beatrice th...
... was about to protest i loved you you proper benedick and do it with all thy he...
...eart that none is left to protest you proper - unusual for an affirmation of love ...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...oured meet (adj ) fit suitable right proper ham i v 107 [hamlet alone] meet it is i...

Words Families

 10 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
IMPROPERBASICsee PROPER
PROPERBASICproper adj, properly adv, propriety n
PROPERNOTimproper adj, unproper adj, unproperly adv
PROPRIETYBASICsee PROPER
UNPROPERBASICsee PROPER
UNPROPERLYBASICsee PROPER
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