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Search phrase: repose

Plays

 25 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.iv.13To daff't for our repose, shall hear a storm.To daft for our Repose, shall heare a storme.
CoriolanusCor I.ix.73Where, ere we do repose us, we will writeWhere ere we doe repose vs, we will write
HamletHam III.ii.227Sport and repose lock from me day and night,Sport and repose locke from me day and night:
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.i.26Canst thou, O partial sleep, give thy reposeCanst thou (O partiall Sleepe) giue thy Repose
Henry VH5 IV.i.251That play'st so subtly with a king's repose.That play'st so subtilly with a Kings Repose.
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.i.195Well, for this night we will repose us here;Well, for this Night we will repose vs here:
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.vi.47For on thy fortune I repose myself.For on thy fortune I repose my selfe.
Henry VIIIH8 V.i.4With comforting repose, and not for usWith comforting repose, and not for vs
Julius CaesarJC IV.iii.231.1Good night, and good repose.Good night, and good repose.
King LearKL III.ii.63Repose you there while I to this hard house – Repose you there, while I to this hard house,
King LearKL IV.iv.12Our foster-nurse of nature is repose,Our foster Nurse of Nature, is repose,
MacbethMac II.i.9.1Gives way to in repose.giues way to in repose.
MacbethMac II.i.29.2Good repose the while.Good repose the while.
PericlesPer III.ii.22Shake off the golden slumber of repose.Shake off the golden slumber of repose;
Richard IIR2 II.iii.160And there repose you for this night.And there repose you for this Night.
Richard IIIR3 III.i.65Your highness shall repose you at the Tower;Your Highnesse shall repose you at the Tower:
Romeo and JulietRJ II.ii.123Good night, good night! As sweet repose and restGoodnight, goodnight, as sweete repose and rest,
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.1.74Travelling some journey, to repose him here.(Trauelling some iourney) to repose him heere.
The TempestTem II.i.217This is a strange repose, to be asleepThis is a strange repose, to be asleepe
The TempestTem II.i.315Whiles we stood here securing your repose,Whiles we stood here securing your repose,
The TempestTem IV.i.162And there repose. A turn or two I'll walk,And there repose, a turne or two, Ile walke
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.154Rome's readiest champions, repose you here in rest,Romes readiest Champions, repose you heere in rest,
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.356Repose in fame; none basely slain in brawls.Repose in Fame: None basely slaine in braules,
Titus AndronicusTit II.iii.8And so repose, sweet gold, for their unrestAnd so repose sweet Gold for their vnrest,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iii.26Upon whose faith and honour I repose.Vpon whose faith and honor, I repose.

Poems

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.757 Here she exclaims against repose and rest, Here shee exclaimes against repose and rest,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.933 Betrayed the hours thou gav'st me to repose, Betraide the howres thou gau'st me to repose?
SonnetsSonn.27.2 The dear repose for limbs with travel tired, The deare repose for lims with trauaill tired,
SonnetsSonn.50.3 Doth teach that ease and that repose to say Doth teach that ease and that repose to say

Glossary

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couchlay down, rest, repose
cradleplace of repose, resting place
reposeconfidently settle, happily rely
rest[period of] peace, calm, repose
stillat rest, in repose

Thesaurus

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reposecouch
reposerest
repose, instill

Themes and Topics

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Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...player as queen to her king] sport and repose lock from me day and night 1h6 ii ii 45...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
REPOSEBASICreposal n, repose n, repose v, reposing adj
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