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Search phrase: sly

Plays

 18 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CymbelineCym I.vi.75.2A sly and constant knave.A slye, and constant knaue,
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.160Thy sly conveyance and thy lord's false love;Thy slye conueyance, and thy Lords false loue,
Henry VIIIH8 I.iii.39There will be woe indeed, lords! The sly whoresonsThere will be woe indeed Lords, the slye whorsons
King JohnKJ II.i.567With that same purpose-changer, that sly devil,With that same purpose-changer, that slye diuel,
Richard IIR2 I.iii.150The sly slow hours shall not determinateThe slye slow houres shall not determinate
Richard IIIR3 I.iii.53By silken, sly, insinuating Jacks?With silken, slye, insinuating Iackes?
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.172Thy age confirmed, proud, subtle, sly, and bloody,Thy Age confirm'd, proud, subtle, slye, and bloody,
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.1.0Enter Christopher Sly and the HostessEnter Begger and Hostes, Christophero Sly.
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.1.62And when he says he is Sly, say that he dreams,And when he sayes he is, say that he dreames,
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.1.71Sly is carried away
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.1.1Enter aloft Sly, with attendants; some with apparel,Enter aloft the drunkard with attendants, some with apparel,
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.5I am Christophero Sly, call not me ‘ honour ’ nor ‘ lordship.’I am Christophero Sly, call not mee Honour nor Lordship:
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.17Sly, old Sly's son of Burton-heath, by birth a pedlar,Slie, old Sies sonne of Burton-heath, by byrth a Pedler,
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.72And not a tinker nor Christophero Sly.And not a Tinker, nor Christopher Slie.
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.92As Stephen Sly, and did John Naps of Greece,As Stephen Slie, and old Iohn Naps of Greece,
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.2.98.1Enter Page as a lady, with attendants. One gives SlyEnter Lady with Attendants.
Titus AndronicusTit IV.iv.59Sly, frantic wretch, that holp'st to make me great,Sly franticke wretch, that holp'st to make me great,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.vi.41By some sly trick blunt Thurio's dull proceeding.By some slie tricke, blunt Thurio's dull proceeding.

Poems

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.1399 But the mild glance that sly Ulysses lent But the mild glance that slie VLYSSES lent,

Glossary

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covertsecretive, sly, deceitful
slystealthy, furtive, quietly moving

Thesaurus

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slycovert

Themes and Topics

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Italian and Spanish...ents me hope contents me’) christopher sly (ts induction 1 5) also seems to be att...
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Words Families

 3 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SLILYBASICsee SLY
SLYBASICslily adv, sly adj
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