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Search phrase: skirr

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry VH5 IV.vii.59And make them skirr away as swift as stonesAnd make them sker away, as swift as stones
MacbethMac V.iii.35Send out more horses, skirr the country round,Send out moe Horses, skirre the Country round,

Glossary

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skirrscour, search quickly through
skirrscurry, flee, hasten

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SKIRRBASICskirr v
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