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Search phrase: thorn

Plays

 12 result(s). alternate result(s)
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.iii.124If ever we are nature's, these are ours; this thornIf euer we are natures, these are ours, this thorne
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.iii.174And plant this thorn, this canker Bolingbroke?And plant this Thorne, this Canker Bullingbrooke?
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iv.33Pluck a red rose from off this thorn with me.Pluck a red Rose from off this Thorne with me.
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iv.69Hath not thy rose a thorn, Plantagenet?Hath not thy Rose a Thorne, Plantagenet?
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.v.13What! Can so young a thorn begin to prick?What? can so young a Thorne begin to prick?
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.110Ne'er to pluck thee from thy thorn,Nere to plucke thee from thy throne:
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.i.77Than that which, withering on the virgin thorn,Then that which withering on the virgin thorne,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.134This man with lantern, dog, and bush of thornThis man, with Lanthorne, dog, and bush of thorne,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.251lantern is the moon, I the man i'th' moon, this thornLanthorne is the Moone; I, the man in the Moone; this thorne
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.252bush my thorn bush, and this dog my dog.bush, my thorne bush; and this dog, my dog.
Richard IIR2 IV.i.322Shall feel this day as sharp to them as thorn.Shall feele this day as sharpe to them as Thorne.
Romeo and JulietRJ I.iv.26Too rude, too boisterous, and it pricks like thorn.Too rude, too boysterous, and it pricks like thorne.

Poems

 3 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Passionate PilgrimPP.16.12 Ne'er to pluck thee from thy thorn; Nere to plucke thee from thy throne,
The Passionate PilgrimPP.20.10 Leaned her breast up-till a thorn, Leand her breast vp-till a thorne,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1135 ‘ And whiles against a thorn thou bear'st thy part And whiles against a thorne thou bear'st thy part,

Glossary

 3 result(s).
briarthorn, prickly branch
prickthorn, prickle, barb
thorny-prickingprickly, barbed, pricking like a thorn

Thesaurus

 4 result(s).
pricking like a thornthorny-pricking
thornbriar
thornprick
thorn, pricking like athorny-pricking

Themes and Topics

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Words Families

 7 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
HAWTHORNBASICsee THORN
THORNBASICthorn n, thorny adj
THORNACTIONthorny-pricking n
THORNPLANThawthorn adj, hawthorn n, hawthorn-bud n

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