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Search phrase: sweating

Plays

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Antony and CleopatraAC I.iii.93.2'Tis sweating labour'Tis sweating Labour,
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.354Bare-headed, sweating, knocking at the taverns,Bare-headed, sweating, knocking at the Tauernes,
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.v.24But to stand stained with travel, and sweatingBut to stand stained with Trauaile, and sweating
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.iii.82Page at the door, sweating and blowing and lookingPage at the doore, sweating, and blowing, and looking
OthelloOth III.iv.42For there's a young and sweating devil hereFor heere's a yong, and sweating Diuell heere
Richard IIIR3 III.i.24And, in good time, here comes the sweating lord.And in good time, heere comes the sweating Lord.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.ii.33That sweating in an honourable toilThat sweating in an honourable Toyle

Poems

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.740 He faintly flies, sneaking with guilty fear; He faintly flies sweating with guiltie feare;
Venus and AdonisVen.25 With this she seizeth on his sweating palm, With this she ceazeth on his sweating palme,
Venus and AdonisVen.794 Since sweating Lust on earth usurped his name; Since sweating lust on earth vsurpt his name,

Glossary

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boiledreceiving a sweating treatment [for venereal disease]

Thesaurus

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sickness, sweatingsweat
sweating treatmentboiled
sweating tub, fasting while in atub-fast
treatment, sweatingboiled
tub, fasting while in a sweatingtub-fast

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