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 171 result(s).
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All's Well That Ends WellAW II.iii.289Where noble fellows strike. Wars is no strifeWhere noble fellowes strike: Warres is no strife
Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.42I have a mind to strike thee ere thou speak'st.I haue a mind to strike thee ere thou speak'st:
Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.82These hands do lack nobility, that they strikeThese hands do lacke Nobility, that they strike
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vii.95It ripens towards it. Strike the vessels, ho!It ripen's towards it: strike the Vessells hoa.
Antony and CleopatraAC III.viii.3Strike not by land; keep whole: provoke not battleStrike not by Land, / Keepe whole, prouoke not Battaile
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.ii.8.1I'll strike, and cry ‘ Take all.’Ile strike, and cry, Take all.
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.viii.38That heaven and earth may strike their sounds together,That heauen and earth may strike their sounds together,
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiv.91Before I strike this bloody stroke, farewell.Before I strike this bloody stroke, Farwell.
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiv.93.1Farewell, great chief. Shall I strike now?Farewell great Chiefe. Shall I strike now?
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiv.108.1Let him that loves me strike me dead.Let him that loues me, strike me dead.
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.359Strike those that make them; and their story isStrike those that make them: and their Story is
The Comedy of ErrorsCE I.ii.67And strike you home without a messenger.And strike you home without a messenger.
CoriolanusCor I.i.66Strike at the heaven with your staves as lift themStrike at the Heauen with your staues, as lift them
CoriolanusCor I.i.238Shalt see me once more strike at Tullus' face.Shalt see me once more strike at Tullus face.
CoriolanusCor I.ii.35'Tis sworn between us we shall ever strike'Tis sworne betweene vs, we shall euer strike
CoriolanusCor IV.i.13Now the red pestilence strike all trades in Rome,Now the Red Pestilence strike al Trades in Rome,
CoriolanusCor V.iii.60Strike the proud cedars 'gainst the fiery sun,Strike the proud Cedars 'gainst the fiery Sun:
CoriolanusCor V.vi.20And my pretext to strike at him admitsAnd my pretext to strike at him, admits
CymbelineCym I.vii.118O dearest soul: your cause doth strike my heartO deerest Soule: your Cause doth strike my hart
CymbelineCym III.iv.30if thou fear to strike, and to make me certain it isif thou feare to strike, and to make mee certaine it is
CymbelineCym III.iv.72The riches of it. Do his bidding, strike.The riches of it. Do his bidding, strike,
CymbelineCym V.v.234If this be so, the gods do mean to strike meIf this be so, the Gods do meane to strike me
HamletHam I.i.141Shall I strike it with my partisan?Shall I strike at it with my Partizan?
HamletHam I.i.163The nights are wholesome; then no planets strike;The nights are wholsome, then no Planets strike,
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.i.78hold in, such as will strike sooner than speak, and speakholde in, such as will strike sooner then speake; and speake
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.ii.71Now cannot I strike him, if I should be hanged.Now cannot I strike him, if I should be hang'd.
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.ii.82Strike, down with them, cut the villains'Strike down with them, cut the villains
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.ii.120Strike up our drums, pursue the scattered stray;Strike vp our Drummes, pursue the scatter'd stray,
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.ii.18That must strike sail to spirits of vile sort!That must strike saile, to Spirits of vilde sort?
Henry VH5 I.ii.264Shall strike his father's crown into the hazard.Shall strike his fathers Crowne into the hazard.
Henry VH5 I.ii.281Yea, strike the Dauphin blind to look on us.Yea strike the Dolphin blinde to looke on vs,
Henry VH5 IV.iii.5God's arm strike with us! 'Tis a fearful odds.Gods Arme strike with vs, 'tis a fearefull oddes.
Henry VH5 IV.vii.127strike it out soundly.strike it out soundly.
Henry VH5 IV.vii.171If that the soldier strike him, as I judgeIf that the Souldier strike him, as I iudge
Henry VH5 IV.viii.30it in his cap. I promised to strike him if he did. I metit in his Cappe: I promis'd to strike him, if he did: I met
Henry VH5 IV.viii.41'Twas I indeed thou promised'st to strike,'Twas I indeed thou promised'st to strike,
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.ii.42Their arms are set like clocks, stiff to strike on;Their Armes are set, like Clocks, still to strike on;
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.v.35For none would strike a stroke in his revenge.For none would strike a stroake in his reuenge.
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iii.23Should strike such terror to his enemies.Should strike such terror to his Enemies.
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iii.60.1He winds his horn. Drums strike up. A peal ofWinds his Horne, Drummes strike vp, a Peale of
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.iii.53Strike those that hurt, and hurt not those that help!Strike those that hurt, and hurt not those that helpe:
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.iii.145She shall not strike Dame Eleanor unrevenged.She shall not strike Dame Elianor vnreueng'd.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.i.69.1Strike off his head.Strike off his head.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.102take him away, I say; and strike off his head presently,take him away I say, and strike off his head presently,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.104Cromer, and strike off his head, and bring them bothCromer, and strike off his head, and bring them both
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.i.203Then strike up drums; God and Saint George for us!Then strike vp Drums, God and S. George for vs.
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.ii.167Yet know thou, since we have begun to strike,Yet know thou, since we haue begun to strike,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.iii.6Smile, gentle heaven, or strike, ungentle death!Smile gentle heauen, or strike vngentle death,
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.5Must strike her sail and learn awhile to serveMust strike her sayle, and learne a while to serue,
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.vii.50Drummer, strike up, and let us march away.Drummer strike vp, and let vs march away.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.i.49Nay, when? Strike now, or else the iron cools.Nay when? strike now, or else the Iron cooles.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.i.52Than bear so low a sail to strike to thee.Then beare so low a sayle, to strike to thee.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.iii.24Strike up the drum; cry ‘ Courage!’ and away!Strike vp the Drumme, cry courage, and away.
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.126Things to strike honour sad. Bid him recountThings to strike Honour sad. Bid him recount
Julius CaesarJC II.i.47Shall Rome, etc. Speak, strike, redress.Shall Rome, &c. speake, strike, redresse.
Julius CaesarJC II.i.55‘ Speak, strike, redress.’ Am I entreatedSpeake, strike, redresse. Am I entreated
Julius CaesarJC II.i.56To speak and strike? O Rome, I make thee promise,To speake, and strike? O Rome, I make thee promise,
Julius CaesarJC IV.iii.104Strike, as thou didst at Caesar; for I know,Strike as thou did'st at Casar: For I know,
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 II.ii.187Or I will strike, and die before thee here.Or I will strike and die before thee heere.
King Edward IIIE3 III.ii.45Strike many Frenchmen cold unto the heart.Strike many french men cold vnto the heart:
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.33Dost start aside, and strike us with thy heels!Dost start aside and strike vs with thy heeles,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iv.120Now lies it on an upshot; therefore strike,Now lies it on an vpshot, therefore strike,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iv.155Since all the lives his conquering arrows strikeSince all the liues his conquering arrowes strike,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vi.30Our drums strike nothing but discouragement;Our drums strike nothing but discouragement,
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.55And, Tyranny, strike terror to thyself.And tyrannie strike terror to thy selfe.
King JohnKJ IV.i.2Within the arras. When I strike my footWithin the Arras: when I strike my foot
King JohnKJ IV.iii.98I'll strike thee dead. Put up thy sword betime,Ile strike thee dead. Put vp thy sword betime,
King JohnKJ V.ii.164Strike up the drums, and let the tongue of warStrike vp the drummes, and let the tongue of warre
King JohnKJ V.ii.179Strike up our drums to find this danger out.Strike vp our drummes, to finde this danger out.
King LearKL I.i.162.1He makes to strike him
King LearKL I.iii.1Did my father strike my gentleman for chidingDid my Father strike my Gentleman for chiding
King LearKL I.iv.252You strike my people, and your disordered rabbleYou strike my people, and your disorder'd rable,
King LearKL II.ii.38Strike, you slave!Strike you slaue:
King LearKL II.ii.39Stand, rogue! Stand, you neat slave! Strike!stand rogue, stand you neat slaue, strike.
King LearKL II.ii.115To strike at me upon his misconstruction,To strike at me vpon his misconstruction,
King LearKL II.iii.15Strike in their numbed and mortified bare armsStrike in their num'd and mortified Armes.
King LearKL II.iv.158On her ingrateful top! Strike her young bones,On her ingratefull top: strike her yong bones
King LearKL III.ii.7Smite flat the thick rotundity o'the world,Strike flat the thicke Rotundity o'th'world,
King LearKL IV.vi.275With this ungracious paper strike the sightWith this vngracious paper strike the sight
King LearKL V.iii.82 Let the drum strike and prove my title thine.Let the Drum strike, and proue my title thine.
King LearKL V.iii.283He'll strike, and quickly too. He's dead and rotten.He'le strike and quickly too, he's dead and rotten.
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.20That his own hand may strike his honour downThat his owne hand may strike his honour downe,
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.215Instruments strike up
MacbethMac II.i.32She strike upon the bell. Get thee to bed.She strike vpon the Bell. Get thee to bed.
MacbethMac III.iii.19.1Who did strike out the light?Who did strike out the Light?
MacbethMac IV.iii.6Strike heaven on the face, that it resoundsStrike heauen on the face, that it resounds
MacbethMac V.vi.27I cannot strike at wretched kerns, whose armsI cannot strike at wretched Kernes, whose armes
MacbethMac V.vi.39.1That strike beside us.That strike beside vs.
Measure for MeasureMM I.iii.36'Twould be my tyranny to strike and gall them'Twould be my tirrany to strike and gall them,
Measure for MeasureMM I.iii.41Who may, in th' ambush of my name, strike home,Who may in th' ambush of my name, strike home,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.ii.169gentlemen, let him not strike the old woman.Gentlemen, let him strike the old woman.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW V.v.227stand to strike at me, that your arrow hath glanced.stand to strike at me, that your Arrow hath glanc'd.
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.269What? Should I hurt her, strike her, kill her dead?What, should I hurt her, strike her, kill her dead?
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.303Let her not strike me. You perhaps may thinkLet her not strike me: you perhaps may thinke,
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;
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND IV.i.80Titania, music call, and strike more deadTitania, musick call, and strike more dead
Much Ado About NothingMA II.i.182Ho! Now you strike like the blind man; 'twasHo now you strike like the blindman, 'twas
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.125Strike at thy life. Grieved I, I had but one?Strike at thy life. Grieu'd I, I had but one?
Much Ado About NothingMA V.iv.126thee brave punishments for him. Strike up, pipers.thee braue punishments for him: strike vp Pipers.
OthelloOth I.i.141.2Strike on the tinder, ho!Strike on the Tinder, hoa:
OthelloOth II.i.264with his truncheon may strike at you: provoke him thatmay strike at you, prouoke him that
OthelloOth II.iii.237As men in rage strike those that wish them best,As men in rage strike those that wish them best,
OthelloOth III.iv.175Strike off this score of absence. Sweet Bianca,Strike off this score of absence. Sweet Bianca
OthelloOth IV.i.182stone: I strike it, and it hurts my hand. – O, the worldstone: I strike it, and it hurts my hand. Oh, the world
OthelloOth IV.i.274.2What! Strike his wife!What? Strike his wife?
OthelloOth IV.iii.89Throwing restraint upon us; or say they strike us,Throwing restraint vpon vs: Or say they strike vs,
PericlesPer I.ii.46Prince, pardon me, or strike me if you please;Prince paadon me, or strike me if you please,
PericlesPer I.ii.58I have ground the axe myself. Do you but strike the blow.I haue ground the Axe my selfe, / Doe but you strike the blowe.
PericlesPer I.ii.78Seemed not to strike, but smooth. But thou knowest this,Seemde not to strike, but smooth, but thou knowst this,
PericlesPer V.i.191O Helicanus, strike me, honoured sir,Oh Hellicanus, strike me honored sir,
PericlesPer V.i.251My purpose was for Tarsus, there to strikeMy purpose was for Tharsus, there to strike,
Richard IIR2 II.i.266And yet we strike not, but securely perish.And yet we strike not, but securely perish.
Richard IIR2 III.iii.87Armies of pestilence; and they shall strikeArmies of Pestilence, and they shall strike
Richard IIR2 V.ii.85Strike him, Aumerle! Poor boy, thou art amazed.Strike him Aumerle. Poore boy, yu art amaz'd,
Richard IIR2 V.v.56Are clamorous groans which strike upon my heart,Are clamorous groanes, that strike vpon my heart,
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.41Or, by Saint Paul, I'll strike thee to my footOr by S. Paul Ile strike thee to my Foote,
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.64Either heaven with lightning strike the murderer dead;Either Heau'n with Lightning strike the murth'rer dead:
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.150Would they were basilisks to strike thee dead!Would they were Basiliskes, to strike thee dead.
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.162Strike!Strike.
Richard IIIR3 IV.ii.111.2Well, let it strike.
Richard IIIR3 IV.ii.112Why let it strike?
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.149A flourish, trumpets! Strike alarum, drums!A flourish Trumpets, strike Alarum Drummes:
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.151Rail on the Lord's anointed. Strike, I say!Raile on the Lords Annointed. Strike I say.
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.180.1Strike up the drum.Strike vp the Drumme.
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.5I strike quickly, being moved.I strike quickly, being mou'd.
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.6But thou art not quickly moved to strike.But thou art not quickly mou'd to strike.
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.72Clubs, bills, and partisans! Strike! Beat themClubs, Bils, and Partisons, strike, beat them
Romeo and JulietRJ I.iv.114Strike, drum.Strike Drum.
Romeo and JulietRJ I.v.59To strike him dead I hold it not a sin.To strike him dead I hold it not a sin.
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.218I swear I'll cuff you, if you strike again.I sweare Ile cuffe you, if you strike againe.
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.220If you strike me, you are no gentleman,If you strike me, you are no Gentleman,
The TempestTem I.ii.281As fast as millwheels strike. Then was this island – As fast as Mill-wheeles strike: Then was this Island
The TempestTem I.ii.471Who mak'st a show, but dar'st not strike, thy conscienceWho mak'st a shew, but dar'st not strike: thy conscience
The TempestTem II.i.15watch of his wit. By and by it will strike.watch of his wit, / By and by it will strike.
Timon of AthensTim III.v.115That I may strike at Athens. I'll cheer upThat I may strike at Athens. Ile cheere vp
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.113He is an usurer. Strike me the counterfeit matronHe is an Vsurer. Strike me the counterfet Matron,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.153In hollow bones of man; strike their sharp shins,In hollow bones of man, strike their sharpe shinnes,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.170Strike up the drum towards Athens. Farewell, Timon.Strike vp the Drum towardes Athens, farewell / Timon:
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.176.2We but offend him. Strike!We but offend him, strike.
Timon of AthensTim V.iv.85Let our drums strike.Let our Drummes strike.
Titus AndronicusTit II.i.118And strike her home by force, if not by words.And strike her home by force, if not by words:
Titus AndronicusTit II.i.129There speak and strike, brave boys, and take your turns;There speake, and strike braue Boyes, & take your turnes.
Titus AndronicusTit II.iv.14If I do wake, some planet strike me downIf I doe wake, some Planet strike me downe,
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.14Thou canst not strike it thus to make it still.Thou canst not strike it thus to make it still?
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.52What dost thou strike at, Marcus, with thy knife?What doest thou strike at Marcus with knife.
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.115And the rude son should strike his father dead;And the rude Sonne should strike his Father dead:
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.201That do contrive how many hands shall strike,That do contriue how many hands shall strike
Troilus and CressidaTC II.i.18thou learn a prayer without book. Thou canst strike,yu learn a prayer without booke: Thou canst strike, canst
Troilus and CressidaTC II.i.35Thou shouldest strike him – Thou should'st strike him.
Troilus and CressidaTC II.ii.211Will strike amazement to their drowsy spirits.Will strike amazement to their drowsie spirits,
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.29Shall quite strike off all service I have doneShall quite strike off all seruice I haue done,
Troilus and CressidaTC V.vii.3Strike not a stroke, but keep yourselves in breath,Strike not a stroake, but keepe your selues in breath;
Troilus and CressidaTC V.viii.10Strike, fellows, strike; this is the man I seek.Strike fellowes, strike, this is the man I seeke.
Troilus and CressidaTC V.x.30Strike a free march to Troy! With comfort go;Strike a free march to Troy, with comfort goe:
Twelfth NightTN III.ii.78will strike him. If she do, he'll smile, and take it for awill strike him: if shee doe, hee'l smile, and take't for a
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.199Can nothing speak? Master, shall I strike?Can nothing speake? Master, shall I strike?
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.200Who wouldst thou strike?Who wouldst thou strike?
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.203Why, sir, I'll strike nothing. I pray you – Why Sir, Ile strike nothing: I pray you.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.308Yet in the field to strike a battle for her;Yet in the Feild to strike a battle for her;
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.90.1Strike up, and lead her in.Strike up, and leade her in.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.68.1I'll warrant thee I'll strike home.Ile warrant thee, Ile strike home.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.ii.63And twenty strike of oats; but he'll ne'er have her.And twenty strike of Oates, but hee'l ne're have her;
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.201It is a bawdy planet, that will strikeIt is a bawdy Planet, that will strike
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.421A savour that may strike the dullest nostrilA sauour, that may strike the dullest Nosthrill
The Winter's TaleWT III.ii.145.1Do strike at my injustice.Doe strike at my Iniustice.
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.162Come on, strike up!Come on: strike vp.
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.167Come, strike up!Come, strike vp.
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.98.2Music, awake her, strike!Musick; awake her: Strike:
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.100Strike all that look upon with marvel. Come,Strike all that looke vpon with meruaile: Come:


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The Passionate PilgrimPP.18.2 And stalled the deer that thou shouldst strike, And stalde the deare that thou shouldst strike,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.581 To strike a poor unseasonable doe. To strike a poore vnseasonable Doe.
Venus and AdonisVen.938 Seeing his beauty, thou shouldst strike at it – Seeing his beautie, thou shouldst strike at it,
Venus and AdonisVen.948 And not Death's ebon dart, to strike him dead. And not deaths ebon dart to strike him dead.
Venus and AdonisVen.1146 Strike the wise dumb, and teach the fool to speak. Strike the wise dũbe, & teach the foole to speake.


 39 result(s).
astonishstun, dumbfound, strike dumb with dismay
attaintaffect, touch, strike
bandydrive, strike, toss back
bobpunch, strike, buffet
buffetbeat, strike, cuff
clap[of two people's hands] strike together, clasp [to seal a bargain]
clapstrike up with, enter briskly into
clapenter, strike, place
cross[of a debt] cancel by crossing through, strike out
disaster[astrology] ruin, strike with calamity, bring misfortune on
driveshoot, strike at, aim blows at
fillipstrike smartly against, tap against, touch
fiststrike [with the fist], punch, knock
frushsmash, strike violently
jar[unclear meaning] make tick; strike; make discordant
knockstrike, beat, hit
knockstrike up
laystrike out, fight hard
pashstrike, smash, knock
pushstrike, press hard, thrust
smitestrike, hit (often, with great force)
spurnkick, strike, stamp [on], dash
strikefight, engage in fighting
strikesteal, rob, thieve
strikehave an evil influence, do harm
strikemeasure [of variable value - usually, a bushel]
strikebeat, sound, strike up
strikecancel [as by a pen-stroke], erase, remove
strike[unclear meaning] tap the casks; fill the cups; clink the glasses; bang the drums
striketouch, beset, affect
strike[of sails] lower, take down [especially before a mightier vessel]
strike[hunting, of a prey] thrust, stab, pierce
strookstruck [past tense of ‘strike’]
takestrike, hit, catch
thruststrike, pierce, stab
unrollstrike off the roll, remove from the list
visitafflict with sickness, strike down with disease
yerkthrust, strike, beat


 33 result(s).
calamity, strike with [astrology]disaster
disease, strike down withvisit
dismay, strike dumb with astonish
hands, strike togetherclap
roll, strike off theunroll
strike [with the fist]fist
strike dumb with dismayastonish
strike off the rollunroll
strike outcross
strike outlay
strike smartly againstfillip
strike together [of two people's hands]clap
strike upstrike
strike upknock
strike up withclap
strike violentlyfrush
violently strikefrush

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Exclamations... when nay 3h6 v i 49 nay when strike now or else the iron cools impatienc...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...o arcite] i' ll warrant thee i' ll strike home warrant (n ) 2--6 (n ) wench (n...