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Search phrase: saucily

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King LearKL I.i.20Though this knave came something saucily to the world,though this Knaue came somthing sawcily to the world
King LearKL II.iv.40Displayed so saucily against your highness – Displaid so sawcily against your Highnesse,

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.1348 To talk in deeds, while others saucily To talke in deeds, while others saucilie

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saucilypresumptuously, cheekily, impudently

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Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...nt of edmund] this knave came something saucily to the world tem iii i 58 [miranda to f...
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