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Search phrase: subtly

Plays

 3 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry VH5 IV.i.251That play'st so subtly with a king's repose.That play'st so subtilly with a Kings Repose.
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.iii.25Subtly hath ministered to have me dead,Subtilly hath ministred to haue me dead,
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.232And danger, like an ague, subtly taintsAnd danger like an ague subtly taints

Glossary

 8 result(s).
darklycunningly, subtly, secretly
finelynicely, delicately, subtly
insinuatecurry favour, work subtly [on], ingratiate oneself
insinuatespread subtly, convey with cunning
insinuatebehave subtly, follow an indirect route
nicelysubtly, triflingly, fancifully
quaintlysubtly, skilfully, ingeniously
subtlydeceitfully, treacherously, deceptively

Thesaurus

 10 result(s).
behave subtlyinsinuate
spread subtlyinsinuate
subtlyquaintly
subtlynicely
subtlydarkly
subtlyfinely
subtly, behaveinsinuate
subtly, spreadinsinuate
subtly, workinsinuate
work subtlyinsinuate
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