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Search phrase: spurn

Plays

 27 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.63Horrible villain, or I'll spurn thine eyeshorrible Villaine, or Ile spurne thine eyes
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.i.83That like a football you do spurn me thus?That like a foot-ball you doe spurne me thus: 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.i.84You spurn me hence, and he will spurn me hither.You spurne me hence, and he will spurne me hither, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.ii.143Wouldst thou not spit at me, and spurn at me,Wouldst thou not spit at me, and spurne at me, 
CoriolanusCor V.iii.165And spurn me back. But if it be not so,And spurne me backe: But, if it be not so
CymbelineCym IV.i.18pieces before thy face: and all this done, spurnpeeces before thy face: and all this done, spurne
CymbelineCym V.v.294With language that would make me spurn the sea,With Language that would make me spurne the Sea,
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.ii.89Nay, more, to spurn at your most royal image,Nay more, to spurne at your most Royall Image,
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iv.52And spurn in pieces posts of adamant;And spurne in pieces Posts of Adamant.
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.iv.58When he might spurn him with his foot away?When he might spurne him with his Foot away?
Julius CaesarJC II.i.11I know no personal cause to spurn at him,I know no personall cause, to spurne at him,
Julius CaesarJC III.i.46I spurn thee like a cur out of my way.I spurne thee like a Curre out of my way:
King Edward IIIE3 I.i.50That spurn against my sovereignty in France.That spurne against my souereignety in France.
King JohnKJ III.i.142So wilfully dost spurn; and force perforceSo wilfully dost spurne; and force perforce
King LearKL V.iii.143By rule of knighthood, I disdain and spurn.By rule of Knight-hood, I disdaine and spurne:
MacbethMac III.v.30He shall spurn fate, scorn death, and bearHe shall spurne Fate, scorne Death, and beare
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.115And foot me as you spurn a stranger curAnd foote me as you spurne a stranger curre
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.128To spit on thee again, to spurn thee too.To spet on thee againe, to spurne thee too.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.205Use me but as your spaniel: spurn me, strike me,Vse me but as your spaniell; spurne me, strike me,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.225Who even but now did spurn me with his foot – (Who euen but now did spurne me with his foote)
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.313To strike me, spurn me – nay, to kill me too.To strike me, spurne me, nay to kill me too;
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.42And spurn upon thee, beggar, for thy boldness.And spurne vpon thee Begger for thy boldnesse.
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.201Spurn at His edict, and fulfil a man's?Spurne at his Edict, and fulfill a Mans?
Timon of AthensTim I.i.274Away, unpeaceable dog, or I'll spurn theeAway vnpeaceable Dogge, / Or Ile spurne thee
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.138Who dies that bears not one spurn to their gravesWho dyes, that beares not one spurne to their graues
Titus AndronicusTit III.i.101But that which gives my soul the greatest spurnBut that which giues my soule the greatest spurne,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.i.182To make Mars spurn his drum? O, if thou couchTo make Mars spurne his Drom. O if thou couch

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.1026 In vain I spurn at my confirmed despite; In vaine I spurne at my confirm'd despight,

Glossary

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kickspurn, scorn, reject with contempt
putdismiss, brush aside, spurn
refusespurn, disown, cast off
spurnreject, scorn, despise, treat with contempt
spurncontemptuous treatment, scornful rejection
spurnkick out at, treat with contempt
spurnkick, strike, stamp [on], dash
spurnhurt, blow, knock
treadtreat with contempt, crush, spurn

Thesaurus

 4 result(s).
spurntread
spurnput
spurnkick
spurnrefuse

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SPURNBASICspurn n, spurn v
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