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Search phrase: rescue

Plays

 30 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.iii.111poor knight surprised without rescue in the first assaultpoore Knight surpris'd without rescue in the first assault
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xi.48Your comfort makes the rescue.Your comfort makes the rescue.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.109.1To make a rescue?to make a rescue?
CoriolanusCor III.i.275.1Have holp to make this rescue?haue holpe / To make this rescue?
CymbelineCym V.ii.11.2to his rescue, Belarius, Guiderius, and Arviragusto his rescue, Bellarius, Guiderius, and Aruiragus.
CymbelineCym V.ii.14.1Enter Posthumus, and seconds the Britons. They rescue CymbelineEnter Posthumus, and seconds the Britaines. They Rescue Cymbeline,
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.iv.49In this fair rescue thou hast brought to me.In this faire rescue thou hast brought to mee.
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.i.53A rescue! A rescue!A rescu, a rescu.
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.i.54Good people, bring a rescue or two. Thou wot,Good people bring a rescu. Thou wilt not?
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.iii.19Spur to the rescue of the noble Talbot,Spurre to the rescue of the Noble Talbot,
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.iv.19And, in advantage lingering, looks for rescue,And in aduantage lingring lookes for rescue,
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.iv.42Too late comes rescue. He is ta'en or slain;Too late comes rescue, he is tane or slaine,
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.vi.26Came in strong rescue. Speak, thy father's care;Came in strong rescue. Speake thy Fathers care:
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.vii.33Had York and Somerset brought rescue in,Had Yorke and Somerset brought rescue in,
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iv.64Wouldst have me rescue thee from this reproach?Would'st haue me rescue thee from this reproach?
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.215Unless thou rescue him from foul despair?Vnlesse thou rescue him from foule dispaire?
King Edward IIIE3 II.ii.179Than thy prevention can be in my rescue;Then thy preuention can be in my rescue,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iv.23Rescue, King Edward, rescue for thy son!Rescue king Edward, rescue, for thy sonne,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iv.24Rescue, Artois? What, is he prisoner,Rescue Artoys, what is he prisoner?
King JohnKJ II.i.419Rescue those breathing lives to die in bedsRescue those breathing liues to dye in beds,
King JohnKJ V.ii.18Where honourable rescue and defenceWhere honourable rescue, and defence
King LearKL IV.vi.191No rescue? What, a prisoner? I am evenNo rescue? What, a Prisoner? I am euen
Richard IIIR3 V.iv.1Rescue, my Lord of Norfolk, rescue, rescue!Rescue my Lord of Norfolke, / Rescue, Rescue:
Richard IIIR3 V.iv.6Rescue, fair lord, or else the day is lost!Rescue faire Lord, or else the day is lost.
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.ii.236Rescue thy mistress if thou be a man.Rescue thy Mistresse if thou be a man:
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.420That in the rescue of LaviniaThat in the rescue of Lauinia,
Titus AndronicusTit III.i.49To rescue my two brothers from their death,To rescue my two brothers from their death,
Twelfth NightTN V.i.47Here comes the man, sir, that did rescue me.Here comes the man sir, that did rescue mee.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.iv.21To hazard life, and rescue you from himTo hazard life, and reskew you from him,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.iv.35Rather than have false Proteus rescue me.Rather then haue false Protheus reskue me:

Glossary

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Argushundred-eyed guard of Io, a heifer; Hermes killed him to rescue Io, and Hera then transferred his many eyes to the peacock’s tail
bringrescue, save, deliver
Cerberus['sairberus] three-headed dog guarding the entrance to the Underworld, originally 50-headed; charmed to sleep by Orpheus during his quest to rescue Euridice
fetchrescue, get back, retrieve
fetchrescue, save, deliver
redemptionrescue, recovery
relieveaid, assist, rescue
rescue[legal] forced removal from custody
rescue[cry for help to stop someone escaping] help, assistance

Thesaurus

 5 result(s).
rescueredemption
rescuebring
rescuerelieve
rescuefetch
rescuefetch

Themes and Topics

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Classical mythology...rd of io a heifer hermes killed him to rescue io and hera then transferred his many e...
... to sleep by orpheus during his quest to rescue euridice orpheus below char...

Words Families

 2 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
RESCUEBASICrescue n, rescue v
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