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Search phrase: scar

Plays

 11 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.ii.121Whence honour but of danger wins a scar,Whence honor but of danger winnes a scarre,
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.v.92of velvet on's face; whether there be a scar under't or no,of veluet on's face, whether there bee a scar vnder't or no,
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.v.96A scar nobly got, or a noble scar, is a good liveryA scarre nobly got, / Or a noble scarre, is a good liu'rie
As You Like ItAYL III.v.22Some scar of it; lean upon a rush,Some scarre of it: Leane vpon a rush
CymbelineCym V.v.305Had ever scar for. (to the Guard) Let his arms alone,Had euer scarre for. Let his Armes alone,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.300Show me one scar charactered on thy skin;Shew me one skarre, character'd on thy Skinne,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vi.55I hope, my lord, that is no mortal scar.I hope my Lord that is no mortall scarre,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vi.61I'll smile and tell him that this open scarIle smile and tell him that this open scarre,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.401Never mole, harelip, nor scar,Neuer mole, harelip, nor scarre,
OthelloOth V.ii.4Nor scar that whiter skin of hers than snow,Nor scarre that whiter skin of hers, then Snow,
Troilus and CressidaTC I.i.113Let Paris bleed, 'tis but a scar to scorn;Let Paris bleed, 'tis but a scar to scorne.

Poems

 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.732 The scar that will, despite of cure, remain; The scarre that will dispight of Cure remaine,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.828 O unfelt sore, crest-wounding private scar! O vnfelt sore, crest-wounding priuat scarre!

Glossary

 6 result(s).
cicatricescar, scar-like mark
hurtwound, injury, scar
scarwound, cut, injury
scarwound, disfigure, maim
scorewound, scar, cut
wipemark, brand, scar

Thesaurus

 4 result(s).
scarwipe
scarhurt
scarscore
scarcicatrice

Words Families

 4 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SCARBASICscar n, scar v
SCARNOTunscarred adj
UNSCARREDBASICsee SCAR
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