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Search phrase: swallowed

Plays

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Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.343If they had swallowed poison, 'twould appearIf they had swallow'd poyson, 'twould appeare
CymbelineCym V.v.382.1By the queen's dram she swallowed.By the Queenes Dramme she swallow'd.
HamletHam IV.ii.19last swallowed. When he needs what you have gleaned,last swallowed, when he needes what you haue glean'd,
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.ii.70That, being daily swallowed by men's eyes,That being dayly swallowed by mens Eyes,
Henry VH5 II.ii.56When capital crimes, chewed, swallowed, and digested,When capitall crimes, chew'd, swallow'd, and digested,
Henry VH5 II.iv.109That shall be swallowed in this controversy.That shall be swallowed in this Controuersie.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.iv.5And half our sailors swallowed in the flood?And halfe our Saylors swallow'd in the flood?
Henry VIIIH8 I.i.166That swallowed so much treasure, and like a glassThat swallowed so much treasure, and like a glasse
Julius CaesarJC IV.iii.154And, her attendants absent, swallowed fire.And (her Attendants absent) swallow'd fire.
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.60Is either to be swallowed of the waves,Is either to be swallowed of the waues,
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.13note, sometime through the throat as if you swallowednote, sometime through the throate: if you swallowed
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.41honorificabilitudinitatibus. Thou art easier swallowedhonorificabilitudinitatibus: Thou art easier swallowed
Measure for MeasureMM III.i.228with his comfort, swallowed his vows whole, pretendingwith his comfort: swallowed his vowes whole, pretending
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.v.20water, for my belly's as cold as if I had swallowedwater: for my bellies as cold as if I had swallow'd
PericlesPer II.i.33on a-th' land who never leave gaping till they swallowed on, a'th land, Who neuer leaue gaping, till they swallow'd
PericlesPer II.i.39Because he should have swallowedBecause he should haue swallowed
PericlesPer IV.iv.39Thetis being proud swallowed some part o'th' earth.Thetis being prowd, swallowed some part ath'earth:
Romeo and JulietRJ I.ii.14Earth hath swallowed all my hopes but she;Earth hath swallowed all my hopes but she,
The TempestTem I.ii.12It should the good ship so have swallowed andIt should the good Ship so haue swallow'd, and
Troilus and CressidaTC III.ii.185And blind oblivion swallowed cities up,And blinde obliuion swallow'd Cities vp;
Troilus and CressidaTC V.iv.34swallowed one another. I would laugh at that miracle – swallowed one another. I would laugh at that miracle----
The Winter's TaleWT III.iii.90the moon with her mainmast, and anon swallowed withthe Moone with her maine Mast, and anon swallowed with

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.1159 Than they whose whole is swallowed in confusion. Then they whose whole is swallowed in confusion.
SonnetsSonn.129.7 Past reason hated, as a swallowed bait Past reason hated as a swollowed bayt,

Glossary

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Charybdis[pron: ka'ribdis] mythological whirlpool in the Straits of Messina which swallowed ships whole

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World [outside Britain], places and peoples...hirlpool in the straits of messina which swallowed ships whole scylla below cocytu...
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