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Search phrase: relative

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
HamletHam II.ii.602More relative than this. The play's the thingMore Relatiue then this: The Play's the thing,

Glossary

 7 result(s).
allyrelative, relation, kinsman
brotherrelative, relation, kinsman
cousinany relative beyond the immediate family; often a term of affection to a socially equal friend
friendrelative, relation, kinsman
germannear relative, blood relation
gradationseniority, relative rank, career advancement
relativepertinent, relevant, substantial

Thesaurus

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rank, relativegradation
relativeally
relativeniece
relativebrother
relativefriend
relativecozen-german
relativecousin
relative, neargerman

Themes and Topics

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Cosmos... the way people are influenced by their relative positions centre tc i iii 85...
...allel or side-by-side referrring to the relative movement of the spheres conjunc...
Cousin...speare we find it used for virtually any relative beyond the immediate family both for bl...
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