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Search phrase: punished

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As You Like ItAYL III.ii.385and the reason why they are not so punished and curedand the reason why they are not so punish'd and cured,
CoriolanusCor V.i.21To one whom they had punished.To one whom they had punish'd.
CymbelineCym III.ii.7She's punished for her truth; and undergoes,She's punish'd for her Truth; and vndergoes
HamletHam V.ii.223How I am punished with a sore distraction.how I am punisht / With sore distraction?
Henry VH5 II.ii.45Let him be punished, sovereign, lest exampleLet him be punish'd Soueraigne, least example
Henry VH5 II.ii.60Would have him punished. And now to our French causes:Wold haue him punish'd. And now to our French causes,
Henry VH5 IV.i.165vengeance; so that here men are punished for before-breachVengeance: so that here men are punisht, for before breach
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iv.7To watch the coming of my punished duchess;To watch the comming of my punisht Duchesse:
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.vi.22May not be punished with my thwarting stars,May not be punisht with my thwarting starres,
King JohnKJ II.i.189All punished in the person of this child,All punish'd in the person of this childe,
King JohnKJ III.i.11Thou shalt be punished for thus frighting me,Thou shalt be punish'd for thus frighting me,
King LearKL II.ii.143Are punished with. The King must take it illThe King his Master, needs must take it ill
King LearKL IV.ii.54Fools do those villains pity who are punished
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.144Thou shalt be heavily punished.Thou shalt be heauily punished.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.iv.22Methinks his flesh is punished; he shall have no desires.Me-thinkes his flesh is punish'd, hee shall haue no desires.
PericlesPer I.ii.28And subjects punished that ne'er thought offence;And subiects punisht that nere thought offence,
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.295Have lost a brace of kinsmen. All are punished.Haue lost a brace of Kinsmen: All are punish'd.
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.308Some shall be pardoned, and some punished:Some shall be pardon'd, and some punished.
The TempestTem IV.i.1If I have too austerely punished you,If I haue too austerely punish'd you,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.iv.128Whose high imperious thoughts have punished meWhose high emperious thoughts haue punish'd me
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.iii.7It is enough my hearing shall be punishedIt is enough my hearing shall be punishd,
The Winter's TaleWT III.ii.223Let me be punished, that have minded youLet me be punish'd, that haue minded you
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.690flesh and blood is not to be punished by him. Showflesh and blood is not to be punish'd by him. Shew

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Prometheusone of the Titan gods, who stole fire from heaven to help mankind, and was punished by being chained to a rock
stock-punishedpunished by being put in the stocks
Tantalusking of Sipylos in Lydia, punished in the Underworld for his crimes; he sits in a pool which recedes when he bends to drink, and the grapes over his head elude his grasp

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punished by being put in the stocksstock-punished
stocks, punished by being put in thestock-punished

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Classical mythology...fire from heaven to help mankind he was punished by being chained to a rock in the caucas...
...ack her joy king of sipylos in lydia punished in the underworld for his crimes he sit...

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