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 10 result(s).
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Antony and CleopatraAC II.vii.18By certain scales i'th' pyramid. They knowBy certaine scales i'th' Pyramid: they know
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.249will turn the scales between their avoirdupois.will turne the Scales betweene their Haber-de-pois.
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.146And Lord Scales with him, and Lord Hungerford;And Lord Scales with him, and Lord Hungerford:
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.i.199And poise the cause in Justice' equal scales,And poyse the Cause in Iustice equall Scales,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.v.1.1Enter Lord Scales upon the Tower, walking. ThenEnter Lord Scales vpon the Tower walking. Then
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.i.52To give the heir and daughter of Lord ScalesTo giue the Heire and Daughter of Lord Scales
MacbethMac II.iii.9scales against either scale, who committed treasonScales against eyther Scale, who committed Treason
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.132Your vows to her and me, put in two scales,Your vowes to her, and me, (put in two scales)
Richard IIIR3 II.i.69Of you, Lord Woodville, and, Lord Scales, of you;Of you Lord Wooduill, and Lord Scales of you,
Romeo and JulietRJ I.ii.95But in that crystal scales let there be weighedBut in that Christall scales, let there be waid,


 8 result(s).
balanceweighing pan of a pair of scales
beamcross-bar [on a scales]
beambalance, scales, counterpoise
scaleweigh up [as in a scales], evaluate, appraise
scaled, scalingscaly, covered in scales
shardedliving in dung; or: with scales
weighbalance [as in scales], poise, match


 7 result(s).
cross-bar [on scales]beam
scales, covered inscaled, scaling
scales, withsharded
weigh up [as in a scales]scale