if you are searching for a compound word, note that it might appear in any of three ways, reflecting varied editorial practice: spaced ('house keeper'), solid ('housekeeper'), or hyphenated ('house-keeper')
or use Advanced Search

Search results

Search phrase: sixteen

Plays

 12 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.84I have tonight dispatched sixteen businesses aI haue to night dispatch'd sixteene businesses, a
CoriolanusCor II.ii.85Be singly counterpoised. At sixteen years,Be singly counter-poys'd. At sixteene yeeres,
CymbelineCym IV.ii.199Have skipped from sixteen years of age to sixty:Haue skipt from sixteene yeares of Age, to sixty:
HamletHam II.ii.538need study a speech of some dozen or sixteen lines,need study a speech of some dosen or sixteene lines,
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.170Sixteen at least, my lord.Sixteene, at least, my Lord.
Henry VH5 IV.viii.87There are but sixteen hundred mercenaries;There are but sixteene hundred Mercenaries:
Henry VIIIH8 II.iii.82I have been begging sixteen years in court,I haue beene begging sixteene yeares in Court
Timon of AthensTim IV.i.13Thy mistress is o'th' brothel. Son of sixteen,Thy Mistris is o'th'Brothell. Some of sixteen,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.i.20Some sixteen months, and longer might have stayed,Some sixteene moneths, and longer might haue staid,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.i.6O'er sixteen years, and leave the growth untriedOre sixteene yeeres, and leaue the growth vntride
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.31Which lets go by some sixteen years and makes herWhich lets goe-by some sixteene yeeres, and makes her
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.50Which sixteen winters cannot blow away,Which sixteene Winters cannot blow away,

Thesaurus

 0 result(s).
SHAKESPEARE'S WORDS © 2020 DAVID CRYSTAL & BEN CRYSTAL