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Plays

 87 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.i.9would stir it up where it wanted, rather than lack itwould stirre it vp where it wanted rather then lack it
Antony and CleopatraAC II.ii.13But pray you stir no embers up. Here comesbut pray you stirre / No Embers vp. Heere comes
As You Like ItAYL I.i.152Farewell, good Charles. Now will I stir thisFarewell good Charles. Now will I stirre this
As You Like ItAYL I.iii.112.1And never stir assailants.And neuer stir assailants.
As You Like ItAYL IV.iii.117When that the sleeping man should stir; for 'tisWhen that the sleeping man should stirre; for 'tis
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.102Be patient, for I will not let him stirBe patient, for I will not let him stirre, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.167I will determine this before I stir.I will determine this before I stirre. 
CoriolanusCor I.iii.11to hang by th' wall, if renown made it not stirto hang by th' wall, if renowne made it not stirre,
CoriolanusCor III.i.53For which the people stir. If you will passFor which the People stirre: if you will passe
CymbelineCym IV.ii.38.2I could not stir him:I could not stirre him:
CymbelineCym V.iv.112Express impatience, lest you stir up mine.Expresse Impatience, least you stirre vp mine:
HamletHam I.i.162And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad;And then (they say) no Spirit can walke abroad,
HamletHam I.v.34Wouldst thou not stir in this. Now, Hamlet, hear.Would'st thou not stirre in this. Now Hamlet heare:
HamletHam IV.i.9Behind the arras hearing something stir,Behinde the Arras, hearing something stirre,
HamletHam IV.iv.54Is not to stir without great argument,
HamletHam V.ii.239Whose motive in this case should stir me mostWhose motiue in this case should stirre me most
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.iii.2Unapt to stir at these indignities,Vnapt to stirre at these indignities,
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iii.84I fear my brother Mortimer doth stirI feare my Brother Mortimer doth stirre
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.ii.46By being seldom seen, I could not stirBy being seldome seene, I could not stirre,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.iii.5Good cousin, be advised, stir not tonight.Cousin be aduis'd, stirre not to night.
Henry VH5 V.i.65All hell shall stir for this!All hell shall stirre for this.
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iv.55And if I did but stir out of my bed,And if I did but stirre out of my Bed,
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iv.98What stir is this? What tumult's in the heavens?What stirre is this? what tumult's in the Heauens?
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iv.18No, stir not for your lives; let her pass by.No, stirre not for your liues, let her passe by.
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iv.49Nor stir at nothing till the axe of deathNor stirre at nothing, till the Axe of Death
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.349I will stir up in England some black stormI will stirre vp in England some black Storme,
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.i.47Dares stir a wing if Warwick shake his bells.Dares stirre a Wing, if Warwick shake his Bells.
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.i.100As shall revenge his death before I stir.As shall reuenge his death, before I stirre.
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.viii.12Shalt stir up in Suffolk, Norfolk, and in Kent,Shalt stirre vp in Suffolke, Norfolke, and in Kent,
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.i.96As I will meet thee, if thou stir abroad(As I will meet thee, if thou stirre abroad)
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.218I know 'twill stir him strongly; yet I knowI know 'twill stirre him strongly; yet I know
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.417Some little memory of me will stir him – Some little memory of me, will stirre him
Henry VIIIH8 V.iv.16We may as well push against Paul's as stir 'em.We may as well push against Powles as stirre 'em.
Julius CaesarJC I.iii.127There is no stir or walking in the streets;There is no stirre, or walking in the streetes;
Julius CaesarJC II.i.176Stir up their servants to an act of rage,Stirre vp their Seruants to an acte of Rage,
Julius CaesarJC II.ii.9You shall not stir out of your house today.You shall not stirre out of your house to day.
Julius CaesarJC II.ii.38They would not have you to stir forth today.They would not haue you to stirre forth to day.
Julius CaesarJC III.ii.122O masters! If I were disposed to stirO Maisters! If I were dispos'd to stirre
Julius CaesarJC III.ii.211Good friends, sweet friends, let me not stir you upGood Friends, sweet Friends, let me not stirre you vp.
Julius CaesarJC III.ii.224To stir men's blood; I only speak right on.To stirre mens Blood. I onely speake right on:
Julius CaesarJC V.i.26Stir not until the signal.Stirre not vntill the Signall.
King Edward IIIE3 II.ii.177Stir not, lascivious King, to hinder me.Stir not lasciuious king to hinder me,
King Edward IIIE3 II.ii.180And if thou stir, I strike. Therefore, stand still,And if thou stir, I strike, therefore stand still,
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.120Steer, angry Nemesis, the happy helm,Stir angry Nemesis the happie helme,
King JohnKJ I.i.145Would I might never stir from off this place,Would I might neuer stirre from off this place,
King JohnKJ I.i.172Who dares not stir by day must walk by night,Who dares not stirre by day, must walke by night,
King JohnKJ II.i.55And stir them up against a mightier task.And stirre them vp against a mightier taske:
King JohnKJ II.i.415I'll stir them to it. Come, away, away!Ile stirre them to it: Come, away, away.
King JohnKJ IV.i.80I will not stir, nor winch, nor speak a word,I will not stirre, nor winch, nor speake a word,
King JohnKJ IV.iii.96If thou but frown on me, or stir thy foot,If thou but frowne on me, or stirre thy foote,
King LearKL I.ii.167There's my key. If you do stir abroad, go armed.there's my key: if you do stirre abroad, goe arm'd.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.685Pompey is moved. More Ates, more Ates! StirPompey is moued, more Atees more Atees stirre
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.686them on, stir them on!them, or stirre them on.
MacbethMac I.iii.144.1Without my stir.Without my stirre.
MacbethMac V.v.12Would at a dismal treatise rouse and stirWould at a dismall Treatise rowze, and stirre
Measure for MeasureMM II.ii.185Once stir my temper; but this virtuous maidOnce stir my temper: but this vertuous Maid
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.256Will leave, but stir not you till you have wellWill leaue you; but stir not you till you haue
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW V.v.184Page, would I might never stir! And 'tis a postmaster'sPage, would I might neuer stirre, and 'tis a Post-masters
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.i.12Stir up the Athenian youth to merriments.Stirre vp the Athenian youth to merriments,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.i.115to fright me, if they could; but I will not stir from thisto fright me if they could; but I will not stirre from this
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.361Then stir Demetrius up with bitter wrong,Then stirre Demetrius vp with bitter wrong;
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND IV.i.37But, I pray you, let none of your people stir me. I haveBut I pray you let none of your people stirre me, I haue
Much Ado About NothingMA III.iii.94Peace! stir not.Peace, stir not.
OthelloOth II.iii.201Assays to lead the way. Zounds, if I stir,Assaies to leade the way. If I once stir,
OthelloOth III.i.27She is stirring, sir. If she will stir hither, I shallShe is stirring sir: if she will stirre hither, I shall
PericlesPer III.ii.12.1Why do you stir so early?why doe you stirre so early?
PericlesPer IV.ii.86men must comfort you, men must feed you, men stirmen must comfort you, men must feed you, men stir
Richard IIR2 I.ii.3To stir against the butchers of his life.To stirre against the Butchers of his life.
Richard IIR2 II.iii.51How far is it to Berkeley, and what stirHow farre is it to Barkely? and what stirre
Richard IIIR3 I.iii.330That stir the King against the Duke my brother.That stirre the King against the Duke my Brother.
Richard IIIR3 V.iii.56Stir with the lark tomorrow, gentle Norfolk.Stir with the Larke to morrow, gentle Norfolk.
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.8To move is to stir, and to be valiant is to stand.To moue, is to stir: and to be valiant, is to stand:
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.80Thou shalt not stir one foot to seek a foe.Thou shalt not stir a foote to seeke a Foe.
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.ii.39.2Tush, I will stir about,Tush, I will stirre about,
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.iv.3Come, stir, stir, stir! The second cock hath crowed.Come, stir, stir, stir, The second Cocke hath Crow'd,
The Taming of the ShrewTS I.i.174Nay, then 'tis time to stir him from his trance.Nay, then 'tis time to stirre him frõ his trance:
Timon of AthensTim III.iv.54You do yourselves but wrong to stir me up.You do your selues but wrong, to stirre me vp,
Titus AndronicusTit IV.i.84To stir a mutiny in the mildest thoughts,To stirre a mutinie in the mildest thoughts,
Troilus and CressidaTC prologue.19Stir up the sons of Troy.Stirre vp the Sonnes of Troy.
Twelfth NightTN III.ii.56Never trust me then – and by all means stir onNeuer trust me then: and by all meanes stirre on
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.iv.13What halloing and what stir is this today?What hallowing, and what stir is this to day?
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK prologue.6That after holy tie and first night's stirThat after holy Tye, and first nights stir
The Winter's TaleWT III.ii.207Than all thy woes can stir. Therefore betake theeThen all thy woes can stirre: therefore betake thee
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.603that he would not stir his pettitoes till he had both tunethat hee would not stirre his Petty-toes, till he had bothTune
The Winter's TaleWT V.i.147Good gentleman – the wrongs I have done thee stir(Good Gentleman) the wrongs I haue done thee, stirre
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.98.1No foot shall stir.No foot shall stirre.
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.101I'll fill your grave up. Stir; nay, come away.Ile fill your Graue vp: stirre: nay, come away:

Poems

 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1471 ‘ Show me the strumpet that began this stir, Shew me the strumpet that began this stur,
Venus and AdonisVen.283 What recketh he his rider's angry stir, What recketh he his riders angrie sturre,

Glossary

 20 result(s).
exciteincite, stir up, move
infectaffect, influence, stir
kindlestir up, incite, provoke
movearouse, affect, stir [by emotion]
raisestimulate, stir up, excite
raiserouse, stir up, call to arms
rubstir up, encourage, stimulate
rufflestir to anger, enrage
stirmove, rouse, excite
stirevent, happening, activity
stirrise in revolt, make a disturbance
stirbestir, move, get going
stirmove about, go, travel
stiracting, stirring, activity
stirmovement, motion, agitation
stirprovoke, agitate, rouse
tossstir up, disturb, toss about
touchaffect, move, stir
wagmove, stir, rouse
workaffect, stir, act upon

Thesaurus

 13 result(s).
anger, stir toruffle
stirwag
stirmove
stirwork
stirinfect
stirtouch
stir to angerruffle
stir upraise
stir upraise
stir uprub
stir uptoss
stir upkindle
stir upexcite

Words Families

 8 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
BESTIRBASICsee STIR
STIRBASICstir n, stir v, stirring adj, stirring n
STIRACTIONbestir v
STIREMOTIONspirit-stirring adj
STIRPEOPLEstirrer n
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