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Search phrase: scald

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.95A cistern for scaled snakes! Go get thee hence.A Cesterne for scal'd Snakes. Go get thee hence,
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.215Will catch at us like strumpets, and scald rhymersWill catch at vs like Strumpets, and scald Rimers
Henry VH5 V.i.50Much good do you, scauld knave, heartily.Much good do you scald knaue, heartily.
King LearKL IV.vii.48.1Do scald like molten lead.Do scal'd, like molten Lead.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.i.110prains together to be revenge on this same scald, scurvy,praines together to be reuenge on this same scall scuruy-
Timon of AthensTim II.ii.73She's e'en setting on water to scald such chickens asShe's e'ne setting on water to scal'd such Chickens as
Timon of AthensTim III.i.51May these add to the number that may scald thee!May these adde to the number yt may scald thee:

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scald, scall, scauldcontemptible, vile, scabby

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Functional shift
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