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Search phrase: serious

Plays

 25 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW II.iv.38A very serious business calls on him.A verie serrious businesse call's on him:
All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.61Make trivial price of serious things we have,Make triuiall price of serious things we haue,
Antony and CleopatraAC I.ii.121Her length of sickness, with what else more seriousher length of sicknesse, / With what else more serious,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.ii.29And make a common of my serious hours.And make a Common of my serious howres, 
CymbelineCym III.v.112cause to use thee with a serious industry, that is,cause to vse thee with a serious industry, that is,
CymbelineCym IV.ii.231Which is so serious. Let us bury him,Which is so serious. Let vs bury him,
HamletHam I.v.5Pity me not, but lend thy serious hearingPitty me not, but lend thy serious hearing
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.v.47I'll hence to London on a serious matter.Ile hence to London on a serious matter,
Henry VIIIH8 prologue.2That bear a weighty and a serious brow,That beare a Weighty, and a Serious Brow,
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.80He did it with a serious mind; a heedHe did it with a Serious minde: a heede
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.135.1His serious considering.His serious considering.
King LearKL I.ii.137How now, brother Edmund! What seriousHow now Brother Edmond, what serious
King LearKL IV.v.8Faith, he is posted hence on serious matter.Faith he is poasted hence on serious matter:
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.31On serious business craving quick dispatch,On serious businesse crauing quicke dispatch,
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.94head. And among other importunate and most serioushead: and among other importunate & most serious
MacbethMac II.iii.90There's nothing serious in mortality.There's nothing serious in Mortalitie:
OthelloOth I.iii.264I will your serious and great business scantI will your serious and great businesse scant
PericlesPer IV.vi.84more serious wooing. But I protest to thee, pretty one,more serious wooing, but I protest to thee prettie one,
Richard IIR2 V.iii.78Our scene is altered from a serious thing,Our Scene is alter'd from a serious thing,
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.178O heavy lightness, serious vanity,O heauie lightnesse, serious vanity,
The TempestTem II.i.223I am more serious than my custom. YouI am more serious then my custome: you
Timon of AthensTim II.ii.215And so, intending other serious matters,And so intending other serious matters,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.iii.74For my most serious decking; had mine earFor my most serious decking, had mine eare
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.246A servant grafted in my serious trustA Seruant, grafted in my serious Trust,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.760for, if thou be'st capable of things serious, thoufor if thou bee'st capable of things serious, thou

Glossary

 23 result(s).
businessimportant matter, serious concern
deeplarge, heavy, serious
demuregrave, serious, sober, solemn
desperatedeadly serious, bold, steadfast
devoutserious, devoted, committed
earnestgenuine, real, serious
earnestgenuine, real, serious
graveimportant, dignified, serious
greatimportant, weighty, serious
grievousheavy, grave, serious
heavygrave, serious, weighty
marknotable sight, object of serious attention
muchserious, of great matter
ranklarge, serious, grievous
Romanof Rome; sober, serious
sadserious, grave, solemn
seriousformal, important, solemn
soberserious, sincere, not playful
soreserious, grievous, grave
soundlarge, severe, serious
stronggreat, serious
whoreson[son of a whore; serious or jocular term of abuse] fellow, bastard
whoreson[abusive intensifier, serious or jocular] bastard, wretched, vile

Thesaurus

 21 result(s).
attention, object of seriousmark
concern, seriousbusiness
seriousmuch
seriousdevout
seriousdemure
seriousearnest
seriousrank
seriousdeep
serioussad
seriousearnest
serioussound
seriousRoman
serioussore
seriousstrong
serioussober
seriousgreat
seriousheavy
seriousgrievous
seriousgrave
serious concernbusiness
serious, deadlydesperate

Themes and Topics

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a- as a particle...h reference to activities which are very serious in nature a-dying (r2 ii i 90) a-prayi...
Thou and you...et to ghost son to father lend thy serious hearing ham i v 5 ghost to hamlet fat...
...e count claudio hath wronged hero you serious subject-matter beatrice yea as su...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...nce of my father' s death sad (adj ) serious grave solemn ma i iii 56 [borachio to...

Words Families

 3 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SERIOUSBASICserious adj, seriously adv, seriousness n
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