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Search phrase: shield


 29 result(s). alternate result(s)
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All's Well That Ends WellAW I.iii.163God shield you mean it not! ‘ Daughter ’ and ‘ mother ’God shield you meane it not, daughter and mother
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiii.2Than Telamon for his shield; the boar of ThessalyThen Telamon for his Shield, the Boare of Thessaly
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiv.38The sevenfold shield of Ajax cannot keepThe seuen-fold shield of Aiax cannot keepe
CoriolanusCor I.vi.80A shield as hard as his. A certain number,A Shield, as hard as his. A certaine number
CoriolanusCor V.ii.40given your enemy your shield, think to front his revengesgiuen your enemy your shield, thinke to front his reuenges
Henry VH5 III.ii.8And sword and shield,and Sword and Shield,
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.v.28Bishop, farewell; shield thee from Warwick's frown;Bishop farwell, / Sheeld thee from Warwickes frowne,
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.26Whose honour heaven shield from soil! – even he escapes notWhose Honor Heauen shield from soile; euen he escapes not
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.179Enter four Heralds, bringing in a coat of armour, a helmet, a lance, and a shieldEnter foure Heraldes bringing in a coate armour, a helmet, a lance, and a shield.
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.200And may the view thereof, like Perseus' shield,And may the view there of like Perseus shield,
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.217To thee, whose grace hath been his strongest shield:To thee whose grace hath bin his strongest shield
King LearKL I.i.174To shield thee from disasters of the world,To shield thee from disasters of the world,
King LearKL IV.ii.67A woman's shape doth shield thee.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.549That oft in field, with targe and shield, did make my foe to sweat;That oft in field, with Targe and Shield, / did make my foe to sweat:
MacbethMac V.vi.72I throw my warlike shield. Lay on, Macduff;I throw my warlike Shield: Lay on Macduffe,
Measure for MeasureMM III.i.144Heaven shield my mother played my father fair,Heauen shield my Mother plaid my Father faire:
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.118In countenance. Heaven shield your grace from woe,In countenance: heauen shield your Grace from woe,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.i.28bring in – God shield us – a lion among ladies is a mostbring in (God shield vs) a Lyon among Ladies, is a most
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.447Heavens shield Lysander, if they mean a fray.Heauens shield Lysander, if they meane a fray.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.175Thanks, courteous wall; Jove shield thee well for this.Thankes courteous wall. Ioue shield thee well for this.
PericlesPer II.i.127‘ Keep it, my Pericles; it hath been a shieldKeepe it my Perycles, it hath been a Shield
PericlesPer II.ii.17.2presenting his shield to Thaisa
PericlesPer II.ii.19And the device he bears upon his shieldAnd the deuice he beares vpon his Shield,
PericlesPer II.ii.25And the device he bears upon his shieldAnd the deuice he beares vpon his Shield,
Richard IIIR3 IV.iii.56Go, muster men. My counsel is my shield;Go muster men: My counsaile is my Sheeld,
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.i.41God shield I should disturb devotion! –Godsheild: I should disturbe Deuotion,
Titus AndronicusTit II.iii.70Jove shield your husband from his hounds today:Ioue sheild your husband from his Hounds to day,
Titus AndronicusTit IV.i.127Than foemen's marks upon his battered shield,Then foe-mens markes vpon his batter'd shield,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.i.197Your shield afore your heart, about that neckYour Sheild afore your Heart, about that necke


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The Rape of LucreceLuc.61 Their silver cheeks, and called it then their shield; Their siluer cheekes, and cald it then their shield,
Venus and AdonisVen.104 His battered shield, his uncontrolled crest, His battred shield, his vncontrolled crest,


 12 result(s).
bucklersmall round shield
bucklershield, protect, defend
crestheraldic device placed above the shield and helmet in a coat-of-arms
enguardprotect, preserve, shield
fenceprotect, shield, defend
Perseusson of Zeus and Danae; advised by Athene to look at the reflection in his shield when cutting off Medusa's head, thereby avoiding being turned to stone; associated with the winged horse released by her death
quarterdivide into quarters [on a flag or shield]
quarteradd a coat-of-arms to a [quarter of] a shield
scutcheonescutcheon, painted shield
shieldforbid [as exclamation]
targetlight round shield


 12 result(s).
add a coat-of-arms to a shieldquarter
divide into quarters [on a flag or shield]quarter
painted shieldscutcheon
quarters, divide into [on a flag or shield]quarter
shield, add a coat-of-arms to aquarter
shield, light roundtarget
shield, paintedscutcheon
shield, small round buckler

Themes and Topics

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How and how...thou art a fiend / a woman’s shape doth shield thee although however much howsoe...
Weapons... buckler 1h4 i iii 227 small round shield pike ma v ii 21 central s...
...sh] targe cym v v 5 light shield target ham ii ii 321 ligh...
... target ham ii ii 321 light shield smaller than a targe guns ...
Classical mythology...ay the view thereof like perseus&rsquo shield / astonish and transform thy gazing foe...
... athene to look at the reflection in his shield when cutting off medusa&rsquo s head th...
...&rsquo s more mad / than telamon for his shield ajax above tereus cym ii...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...9 [pistol to nym and bardolph] sword and shield / in bloody field / doth win immortal f...

Words Families

 4 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SHIELDBASICshield n, shield v
SHIELDSTATEenshield adj


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