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Search phrase: sour

Plays

 33 result(s). alternate result(s)
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.59To the great sender turns a sour offence,To the great sender, turnes a sowre offence,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.45This week he hath been heavy, sour, sad,This weeke he hath beene heauie, sower sad, 
CymbelineCym V.v.26To sour your happiness, I must reportTo sowre your happinesse, I must report
HamletHam III.ii.49wants a cullison,’ and ‘ Your beer is sour,’ and blabbering
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.301Heart's discontent and sour afflictionHearts Discontent, and sowre Affliction,
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.i.24Let me embrace thee, sour adversity,Let me embrace the sower Aduersaries,
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.vii.45Sound drums and trumpets! Farewell, sour annoy!Sound Drums and Trumpets, farwell sowre annoy,
Henry VIIIH8 IV.ii.53Lofty and sour to them that loved him not,Lofty, and sowre to them that lou'd him not:
Julius CaesarJC I.ii.179And he will, after his sour fashion, tell youAnd he will (after his sowre fashion) tell you
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iv.3We pay sour earnest for a sweeter life.We pay sower earnest for a sweeter life,
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.300And therefore welcome the sour cup of prosperity!and therefore welcome the sowre cup of prosperitie,
OthelloOth IV.iii.94And have their palates both for sweet and sourAnd haue their Palats both for sweet, and sowre,
Richard IIR2 I.iii.236Things sweet to taste prove in digestion sour.Things sweet to tast, proue in digestion sowre:
Richard IIR2 II.i.169Have ever made me sour my patient cheekHaue euer made me sowre my patient cheeke,
Richard IIR2 III.ii.193Speak sweetly, man, although thy looks be sour.Speake sweetly man, although thy lookes be sowre.
Richard IIR2 III.iv.105I'll set a bank of rue, sour herb of grace.Ile set a Banke of Rew, sowre Herbe of Grace:
Richard IIR2 IV.i.240Have here delivered me to my sour cross,Haue here deliuer'd me to my sowre Crosse,
Richard IIR2 V.iii.120Ah, my sour husband, my hard-hearted lord!Ah my sowre husband, my hard-hearted Lord,
Richard IIR2 V.v.42Ha, ha; keep time! How sour sweet music isHa, ha? keepe time: How sowre sweet Musicke is,
Richard IIR2 V.vi.20With clog of conscience and sour melancholyWith clog of Conscience, and sowre Melancholly,
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.46With that sour ferryman which poets write of,With that sowre Ferry-man which Poets write of,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.v.24By playing it to me with so sour a face.By playing it to me, with so sower a face.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.ii.116Or, if sour woe delights in fellowshipOr if sower woe delights in fellowship,
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.7Is my dear son with such sour company.Is my deare Sonne with such sowre Company:
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.82One writ with me in sour misfortune's book.One, writ with me in sowre misfortunes booke.
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.226Nay, come, Kate, come, you must not look so sour.Nay come Kate, come: you must not looke so sowre.
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.228Why, here's no crab, and therefore look not sour.Why heere's no crab, and therefore looke not sowre.
The Taming of the ShrewTS V.ii.156And when she is froward, peevish, sullen, sour,And when she is froward, peeuish, sullen, sowre,
The TempestTem V.i.37By moonshine do the green, sour ringlets make,By Moone-shine doe the greene sowre Ringlets make,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.240If thou didst put this sour cold habit onIf thou did'st put this sowre cold habit on
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.444Nor with sour looks afflict his gentle heart.Nor with sowre lookes afflict his gentle heart.
Troilus and CressidaTC III.i.71And to make a sweet lady sad is a sour offence.And to make a sweet Lady sad, is a sower offence.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.320That makes amends for her sour breath.That makes amends for her soure breath.

Poems

 5 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
SonnetsSonn.39.10 Were it not thy sour leisure gave sweet leave Were it not thy soure leisure gaue sweet leaue,
SonnetsSonn.57.7 Nor think the bitterness of absence sour, Nor thinke the bitternesse of absence sowre,
Venus and AdonisVen.449 Lest Jealousy, that sour unwelcome guest, Lest iealousie that sower vnwelcome guest,
Venus and AdonisVen.528 Or being early plucked is sour to taste. Or being early pluckt, is sower to tast.
Venus and AdonisVen.655 ‘ This sour informer, this bate-breeding spy, This sower informer, this bate-breeding spie,

Glossary

 8 result(s).
acerb, acerbebitter, sour, tart
crabcrab-apple, sour apple
eagersour, bitter, acid
sourbitter, harsh, painful
sourgive a morose expression, make sullen
tartsour, severe, grim
turnbecome sour, curdle
vinegarsour, bitter, crabby

Thesaurus

 6 result(s).
apple, sourcrab
souracerb, acerbe
sourtart
sourvinegar
soureager
sour, becometurn

Themes and Topics

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Plants

Words Families

 7 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SOURBASICsour adj, sour v, souring adj, sourly adv
SOURPART OF BODYsour-eyed adj, sour-faced adj
SOURSTATEsourest-natured adj

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