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All's Well That Ends WellAW II.v.28end of a dinner; but one that lies three thirds and uses aend of a dinner, but on that lies three thirds, and vses a
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.vi.91and clap upon you two or three probable lies.and clap vpon you two or three probable lies:
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.vii.35To marry her I'll add three thousand crownsTo marry her, Ile adde three thousand Crownes
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.i.24Ten o'clock. Within these three hours 'twill beTen a clocke: Within these three houres 'twill be
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.i.57Three great oaths would scarce make that beThree great oathes would scarse make that be
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.1Enter the two French Lords, and two or three soldiersEnter the two French Captaines, and some two or three Souldiours.
Antony and CleopatraAC I.ii.28be married to three kings in a forenoon and widow thembe married to three Kings in a forenoone, and Widdow them
Antony and CleopatraAC II.ii.80Three kings I had newly feasted, and did wantThree Kings I had newly feasted, and did want
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vi.8.2To you all three,To you all three,
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vii.1Music plays. Enter two or three Servants, with a banquetMusicke playes. Enter two or three Seruants with a Banket.
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vii.70These three world-sharers, these competitors,These three World-sharers, these Competitors
Antony and CleopatraAC III.ii.3The other three are sealing. Octavia weepsThe other three are Sealing. Octauia weepes
Antony and CleopatraAC III.iii.22.2Three in EgyptThree in Egypt
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.ii.10Enter three or four servitorsEnter 3 or 4 Seruitors.
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.vi.6Prove this a prosperous day, the three-nooked worldProue this a prosp'rous day, the three nook'd world
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.201Intends his journey, and within three daysIntends his iourney, and within three dayes,
As You Like ItAYL I.i.95brother the new Duke, and three or four loving lordsbrother the new Duke, and three or foure louing Lords
As You Like ItAYL I.ii.110There comes an old man and his three sons – There comes an old man, and his three sons.
As You Like ItAYL I.ii.112Three proper young men, of excellent growthThree proper yong men, of excellent growth
As You Like ItAYL I.ii.116The eldest of the three wrestled with Charles,The eldest of the three, wrastled with Charles
As You Like ItAYL I.ii.118him, and broke three of his ribs, that there is little hopehim, and broke three of his ribbes, that there is little hope
As You Like ItAYL II.i.1.1Enter Duke Senior, Amiens, and two or three LordsEnter Duke Senior: Amyens, and two or three Lords
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.24means, and content is without three good friends; thatmeanes, and content, is without three good frends. That
As You Like ItAYL V.ii.58three year old, conversed with a magician, most profoundthree yeare old conuerst with a Magitian, most profound
As You Like ItAYL V.iv.45mine enemy, I have undone three tailors, I have hadmine enemie, I haue vndone three Tailors, I haue had
The Comedy of ErrorsCE I.i.111And in our sight they three were taken upAnd in our sight they three were taken vp
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.ii.115three quarters – that's an ell and three quarters – willthree quarters, that's an Ell and three quarters, will
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.i.30Which doth amount to three odd ducats moreWhich doth amount to three odde Duckets more
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.104.1Enter three or four and offer to bind him.Enter three or foure, and offer to binde him:
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.401Thirty-three years have I but gone in travailThirtie three yeares haue I but gone in trauaile 
CoriolanusCor I.ii.15These three lead on this preparationThese three leade on this Preparation
CoriolanusCor I.vi.20Three or four miles about, else had I, sir,Three or foure miles about, else had I sir
CoriolanusCor I.viii.7.2Within these three hours, Tullus,Within these three houres Tullus
CoriolanusCor I.x.1.2with two or three Soldierswith two or three Souldiors.
CoriolanusCor II.i.179That is not glad to see thee. You are threeThat is not glad to see thee. / Yon are three,
CoriolanusCor II.ii.3Three, they say; but 'tis thought ofThree, they say: but 'tis thought of
CoriolanusCor II.ii.92Slew three opposers. Tarquin's self he met,Slew three Opposers: Tarquins selfe he met,
CoriolanusCor II.iii.30To lose itself in a fog, where being threeTo loose it selfe in a Fogge, where being three
CoriolanusCor II.iii.59Enter three of the CitizensEnter three of the Citizens.
CoriolanusCor II.iii.124Enter three Citizens moreEnter three Citizens more.
CoriolanusCor IV.vi.20Enter three or four CitizensEnter three or foure Citizens.
CoriolanusCor IV.vi.51And three examples of the like hath beenAnd three examples of the like, hath beene
CoriolanusCor V.vi.9Enter three or four Conspirators of Aufidius's factionEnter 3 or 4 Conspirators of Auffidius Faction.
CoriolanusCor V.vi.150Help three o'th' chiefest soldiers; I'll be one.Helpe three a'th' cheefest Souldiers, Ile be one.
CymbelineCym I.i.58Mark it – the eldest of them at three years old,Marke it) the eldest of them, at three yeares old
CymbelineCym II.ii.3I have read three hours then: mine eyes are weak,I haue read three houres then: / Mine eyes are weake,
CymbelineCym II.ii.51One, two, three: time, time!One, two, three: time, time.
CymbelineCym III.i.9Yearly three thousand pounds; which – by thee – latelyYeerely three thousand pounds; which (by thee) lately
CymbelineCym III.iii.101At three and two years old, I stole these babes,At three, and two yeeres old, I stole these Babes,
CymbelineCym V.iii.28But to look back in frown: stand, stand!’ These three,But to looke backe in frowne: Stand, stand. These three,
CymbelineCym V.iii.29Three thousand confident, in act as many – Three thousand confident, in acte as many:
CymbelineCym V.iii.30For three performers are the file when allFor three performers are the File, when all
CymbelineCym V.v.310.2We will die all three,We will dye all three,
CymbelineCym V.v.354The service that you three have done is moreThe Seruice that you three haue done, is more
CymbelineCym V.v.370A mother to the birth of three? Ne'er motherA Mother to the byrth of three? Nere Mother
CymbelineCym V.v.389And your three motives to the battle, withAnd your three motiues to the Battaile? with
CymbelineCym V.v.409The soldier that did company these threeThe Souldier that did company these three
HamletHam II.ii.73Gives him three thousand crowns in annual feeGiues him three thousand Crownes in Annuall Fee,
HamletHam III.ii.1Enter Hamlet and the PlayersEnter Hamlet, and two or three of the Players.
HamletHam III.ii.145.11with some three or four, comes in again, seem to condolewith some two orthree Mutes comes in againe, seeming to lament
HamletHam IV.iii.1Enter the King and two or three attendantsEnter King.
HamletHam IV.iv.43And ever three parts coward – I do not know
HamletHam V.i.11argues an act, and an act hath three branches – it is toargues an Act: and an Act hath three branches. It is an
HamletHam V.i.137Horatio, this three years I have took note of it, the ageHoratio, these three yeares I haue taken note of it, the Age
HamletHam V.i.170Here's a skull now hath lien you i'th' earth three-and-twentyHeres a Scull now: this Scul, has laine in the earth three & twenty
HamletHam V.ii.148girdle, hangers, and so. Three of the carriages, in faith,Girdle, Hangers or so: three of the Carriages infaith
HamletHam V.ii.159three liberal-conceited carriages. That's the French betthree liberall conceited Carriages, that's the French but
HamletHam V.ii.164three hits. He hath laid on twelve for nine; and it wouldthree hits; He hath one twelue for mine, and that would
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.iii.101Three times they breathed, and three times did they drinkThree times they breath'd, and three times did they drink
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.i.56the Weald of Kent hath brought three hundred marksthe wilde of Kent, hath brought three hundred Markes
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.4With three or four loggerheads, amongstWith three or foure Logger-heads, amongst
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.5three or fourscore hogsheads. I have sounded the very3. or fourescore Hogsheads. I haue sounded the verie
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.126live not three good men unhanged in England, and oneliues not three good men vnhang'd in England, & one
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.182there were not two or three and fifty upon poor oldthere were not two or three and fiftie vpon poore olde
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.217But as the devil would have it, threeBut as the Deuill would haue it, three
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.360could the world pick thee out three such enemies again,could the World picke thee out three such Enemyes againe,
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.414think, his age some fifty, or by'r lady inclining to three score.thinke, his age some fiftie, or (byrlady) inclining to threescore;
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.505Have in this robbery lost three hundred marks.Haue in this Robberie lost three hundred Markes.
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.i.60Three times hath Henry Bolingbroke made headThree times hath Henry Bullingbrooke made head
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.i.69Into three limits very equally.Into three Limits, very equally:
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.iii.18that I borrowed – three of four times. Lived well, and inthat I borrowed, three or foure times; liued well, and in
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.iii.100Wilt thou believe me, Hal, three or four bondsWilt thou beleeue me, Hal? Three or foure Bonds
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.ii.14soldiers three hundred and odd pounds. I press meSouldiers, three hundred and odde Pounds. I presse me
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.ii.71No, I'll be sworn, unless you call threeNo, Ile be sworne, vnlesse you call three
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.iii.36ragamuffins where they are peppered. There's not threerag of Muffins where they are pepper'd: there's not three
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.v.6Three knights upon our party slain today,Three Knights vpon our party slaine to day,
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.i.128Had three times slain th' appearance of the King,Had three times slaine th' appearance of the King,
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.ii.188My lord, I was born about three of the clockMy Lord, I was borne
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.iii.71Are in three heads: one power against the French;Are in three Heads: one Power against the French,
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.iii.74In three divided, and his coffers soundIn three diuided: and his Coffers sound
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.194Untwind the Sisters Three! Come, Atropos, I say!vntwin'd the Sisters three: Come Atropos, I say.
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.238three pound to free Mouldy and Bullcalf.three pound, to free Mouldie and Bull-calfe.
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.iii.41Rome, three words, ‘ I came, saw, and overcame.’Rome, I came, saw, and ouer-came.
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.ii.16Of him, the worst of these three gentlemen!Of him, the worst of these three Gentlemen:
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.v.1Enter three Grooms, strewers of rushesEnter two Groomes.
Henry VH5 II.chorus.22With treacherous crowns; and three corrupted men – With treacherous Crownes, and three corrupted men:
Henry VH5 II.i.11and we'll be all three sworn brothers to France. Let'tand wee'l bee all three sworne brothers to France: Let't
Henry VH5 II.iii.18o' good cheer!’ So 'a cried out, ‘ God, God, God!’ threea good cheare: so a cryed out, God, God, God, three
Henry VH5 III.ii.28As young as I am, I have observed these threeAs young as I am, I haue obseru'd these three
Henry VH5 III.ii.29swashers. I am boy to them all three, but all they three,Swashers: I am Boy to them all three, but all they three,
Henry VH5 III.ii.31for indeed three such antics do not amount to a man.for indeed three such Antiques doe not amount to a man:
Henry VH5 III.ii.43bore it twelve leagues, and sold it for three halfpence.bore it twelue Leagues, and sold it for three halfepence.
Henry VH5 III.vi.148Did march three Frenchmen. Yet forgive me, God,Did march three Frenchmen. Yet forgiue me God,
Henry VH5 IV.i.84.1Enter three soldiers, John Bates, Alexander Court,Enter three Souldiers, Iohn Bates, Alexander Court,
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.113By three-and-twenty thousand of the FrenchBy three and twentie thousand of the French
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.120More than three hours the fight continued,More then three houres the fight continued:
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iv.16And even these three days have I watchedAnd euen these three dayes haue I watcht,
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.ii.10You tempt the fury of my three attendants,You tempt the fury of my three attendants,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.i.28.1Enter Winchester, in cardinal's habit, and threeEnter Winchester, and three
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.iii.1.1Enter four Petitioners, Peter, the armourer's man,Enter three or foure Petitioners, the Armorers Man
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iii.8And you three shall be strangled on the gallows.And you three shall be strangled on the Gallowes.
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.iii.11Shall, after three days' open penance done,Shall, after three dayes open Penance done,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.280And I; and now we three have spoke it,And I: and now we three haue spoke it,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.1.1Enter two Murderers running over the stage fromEnter two or three running ouer the Stage, from
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.288But three days longer, on the pain of death.But three dayes longer, on the paine of death.
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.295If after three days' space thou here beest foundIf after three dayes space thou here bee'st found,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.358Once by the King and three times thrice by thee.Once by the King, and three times thrice by thee.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ii.54whipped three market days together.whipt three Market dayes together.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ii.62loaves sold for a penny; the three-hooped pot shall haveLoaues sold for a peny: the three hoop'd pot, shall haue
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.v.1.2enter three Citizens belowenters two or three Citizens below.
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.iii.8Three times today I holp him to his horse,Three times to day I holpe him to his horse,
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.iii.9Three times bestrid him; thrice I led him off,Three times bestrid him: Thrice I led him off,
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.iii.18And it hath pleased Him that three times todayAnd it hath pleas'd him that three times to day
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.i.270The loss of those three lords torments my heart;The losse of those three Lords torments my heart:
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.iv.9Three times did Richard make a lane to me,Three times did Richard make a Lane to me,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.i.25Dazzle mine eyes, or do I see three suns?Dazle mine eyes, or doe I see three Sunnes?
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.i.26Three glorious suns, each one a perfect sun;Three glorious Sunnes, each one a perfect Sunne,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.i.40Upon my target three fair-shining suns.Vpon my Targuet three faire shining Sunnes.
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.i.41Nay, bear three daughters; by your leave I speak it,Nay, beare three Daughters: / By your leaue, I speake it,
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.ii.29Three, my most gracious lord.Three, my most gracious Lord.
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.iii.1.1Enter three Watchmen, to guard King Edward'sEnter three Watchmen to guard the Kings Tent.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.vii.5Three Dukes of Somerset, threefold renownedThree Dukes of Somerset, threefold Renowne,
Henry VIIIH8 I.i.81Kinsmen of mine, three at the least, that haveKinsmen of mine, three at the least, that haue
Henry VIIIH8 I.i.198.2two or three of the guardtwo or three of the Guard.
Henry VIIIH8 IV.ii.25Pursued him still, and, three nights after this,Pursu'd him still, and three nights after this,
Henry VIIIH8 V.iv.44hit three times on the head, and three times was hishit three times on the head, and three times was his
Henry VIIIH8 V.iv.64these three days, besides the running banquet of twothese three dayes; besides the running Banquet of two
Julius CaesarJC I.ii.269infirmity. Three or four wenches, where I stood, cried,infirmitie. Three or foure Wenches where I stood, cryed,
Julius CaesarJC I.iii.138There's two or three of us have seen strange sights.There's two or three of vs haue seene strange sights.
Julius CaesarJC I.iii.154See Brutus at his house: three parts of himSee Brutus at his house: three parts of him
Julius CaesarJC II.i.192.2The clock hath stricken three.The Clocke hath stricken three.
Julius CaesarJC IV.i.15.1One of the three to share it?One of the three to share it?
Julius CaesarJC V.i.53Never till Caesar's three-and-thirty woundsNeuer till Casars three and thirtie wounds
Julius CaesarJC V.iii.109'Tis three o'clock; and, Romans, yet ere night'Tis three a clocke, and Romans yet ere night,
King Edward IIIE3 I.i.7Three sons of his, which all successivelyThree sonnes of his, which all successefully,
King Edward IIIE3 III.ii.37Where John Valois is three degrees removed.Where Iohn Valoys, is three degrees remoued.
King Edward IIIE3 III.ii.62Three ways these dreadful ministers of wrathThree waies these dredfull ministers of wrath,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vii.49Three thousand marks a year in English land.Three thousand Marks a yeere in English land.
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.243Arrive, three kings, two princes, and a queen.Ariue three kings, two princes, and a queene.
King JohnKJ I.i.143Lest men should say ‘ Look where three farthings goes!’Lest men should say, looke where three farthings goes,
King JohnKJ IV.ii.100Three foot of it doth hold – bad world the while!Three foot of it doth hold; bad world the while:
King JohnKJ IV.ii.123Three days before. But this from rumour's tongueThree dayes before: but this from Rumors tongue
King JohnKJ V.iii.11Are wracked three nights ago on Goodwin Sands.Are wrack'd three nights ago on Goodwin sands.
King JohnKJ V.vii.116Come the three corners of the world in armsCome the three corners of the world in Armes,
King LearKL I.i.38In three our kingdom: and 'tis our fast intentIn three our Kingdome: and 'tis our fast intent,
King LearKL III.iv.102cat no perfume. Ha! Here's three on's are sophisticated.Cat, no perfume. Ha? Here's three on's are sophisticated.
King LearKL III.iv.129imprisoned; who hath had three suits to his back, siximprison'd: who hath three Suites to his backe, sixe
King LearKL III.vii.27Enter Gloucester, brought in by two or three servantsEnter Gloucester, and Seruants.
King LearKL V.iii.226I was contracted to them both. All threeI was contracted to them both, all three
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.15You three, Berowne, Dumaine, and Longaville,You three, Berowne, Dumaine, and Longauill,
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.16Have sworn for three years' term to live with me,Haue sworne for three yeeres terme, to liue with me:
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.24I am resolved. 'Tis but a three years' fast.I am resolu'd, 'tis but a three yeeres fast:
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.35That is, to live and study here three years.That is, to liue and study heere three yeeres.
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.42And then to sleep but three hours in the night,And then to sleepe but three houres in the night,
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.52And stay here in your court for three years' space.And stay heere in your Court for three yeeres space.
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.115And bide the penance of each three years' day.And bide the pennance of each three yeares day.
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.129term of three years, he shall endure such public shame astearme of three yeares, hee shall indure such publique shame as
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.148Three thousand times within this three years' space;Three thousand times within this three yeeres space:
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.178And so to study three years is but short.And so to studie, three yeeres is but short.
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.203three: I was seen with her in the ' manor '-house, sittingthree. I was seene with her in the Mannor house, sitting
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.35I have promised to study three years with theI haue promis'd to study iij. yeres with the
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.48Which the base vulgar do call three.Which the base vulgar call three.
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.51three studied ere ye'll thrice wink; and how easy it is tothree studied, ere you'll thrice wink, & how easie it is to
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.52put ‘ years ’ to the word ‘ three,’ and study three years input yeres to the word three, and study three yeeres in
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.77Of all the four, or the three, or the two, or one ofOf all the foure, or the three, or the two, or one of
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.107three ages since, but I think now 'tis not to be found;three ages since, but I thinke now 'tis not to be found:
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.123no penance, but 'a must fast three days a week. Forno penance, but hee must fast three daies a weeke: for
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.1.2Katharine, with Boyet and two more attendantwith three attending Ladies,
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.1.3Lordsand three Lords.
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.23Till painful study shall outwear three years,Till painefull studie shall out-weare three yeares,
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.35And out of heart, master. All those three I willAnd out of heart Master: all those three I will
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.44I am all these three.I am all these three.
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.45And three times as much more, and yet nothing atAnd three times as much more, and yet nothing at
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.84Were still at odds, being but three.Were still at oddes, being but three.
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.88Were still at odds, being but three.
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.94Were still at odds, being but three.
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.135that's the Latin word for three farthings. Threethat's the Latine word for three-farthings: Three-
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.146Why then, three-farthing worth of silk.O, Why then three farthings worth of Silke.
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.192And among three to love the worst of all –And among three, to loue the worst of all,
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.i.72overcame. He came, one; see two; overcame, three. Whoouercame: hee came one; see, two; ouercame three:
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.18would not care a pin if the other three were in. Herewould not care a pin, if the other three were in. Here
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.158All three of you, to be thus much o'ershot?All three of you, to be thus much ore'shot?
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.160But I a beam do find in each of three.But I a Beame doe finde in each of three.
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.205That you three fools lacked me fool to make up the mess.That you three fooles, lackt mee foole, to make vp the messe.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.136I will play three myself.I will play three my selfe.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.231Honey, and milk, and sugar – there is three.Hony, and Milke, and Suger: there is three.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.419Write ‘ Lord have mercy on us ’ on those three.Write Lord haue mercie on vs, on those three,
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.486Whether the three Worthies shall come in or no.Whether the three worthies shall come in, or no.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.487.1What, are there but three?What, are there but three?
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.488.1For every one pursents three.For euerie one pursents three.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.488.2And three times thrice is nine.And three times thrice is nine.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.491.1I hope, sir, three times thrice, sir – I hope sir three times thrice sir.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.494By Jove, I always took three threes for nine.By Ioue, I alwaies tooke three threes for nine.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.814With threefold love I wish you all these three.With three-fold loue, I wish you all these three.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.873for her sweet love three year. But, most esteemedfor her sweet loue three yeares. But most esteemed
MacbethMac I.i.1Thunder and lightning. Enter three WitchesThunder and Lightning. Enter three Witches.
MacbethMac I.i.1When shall we three meet again?WHen shall we three meet againe?
MacbethMac I.iii.1.1Thunder. Enter the three WitchesThunder. Enter the three Witches.
MacbethMac II.i.20I dreamt last night of the three Weird Sisters.I dreamt last Night of the three weyward Sisters:
MacbethMac II.iii.23cock; and drink, sir, is a great provoker of three things.Cock: And Drinke, Sir, is a great prouoker of three things.
MacbethMac II.iii.24What three things does drink especiallyWhat three things does Drinke especially
MacbethMac III.iii.1Enter three MurderersEnter three Murtherers.
MacbethMac III.v.1.1Thunder. Enter the three Witches, meeting HecatThunder. Enter the three Witches, meeting Hecat
MacbethMac IV.i.1.1Thunder. Enter the three WitchesThunder. Enter the three Witches.
MacbethMac IV.i.38Enter Hecat and the other three WitchesEnter Hecat, and the other three Witches.
MacbethMac IV.i.43Exeunt Hecat and the other three Witches
MacbethMac IV.i.77Had I three ears, I'd hear thee.Had I three eares, Il'd heare thee.
MacbethMac IV.i.140'Tis two or three, my lord, that bring you word'Tis two or three my Lord, that bring you word:
MacbethMac V.v.37Within this three mile may you see it coming.Within this three Mile may you see it comming.
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.32velvet. Thou'rt a three-piled piece, I warrant thee. Iveluet; thou'rt a three pild-peece I warrant thee: I
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.49To three thousand dolours a year.To three thousand Dollours a yeare.
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.68within these three days his head to be chopped off.within these three daies his head to be chop'd off.
Measure for MeasureMM II.i.90some threepence; your honours have seen such dishes;some three pence; your honours haue seene such dishes)
Measure for MeasureMM II.i.100Master Froth, I could not give you threepence again.Master Froth, I could not giue you three pence againe.
Measure for MeasureMM II.i.230ten year, I'll rent the fairest house in it after threepenceten yeare, ile rent the fairest house in it after three pence
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.354First, provost, let me bail these gentle threeFirst Prouost, let me bayle these gentle three:
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.ii.28that he hath devised in these three chests of gold, silver,that hee hath deuised in these three chests of gold, siluer,
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.1Three thousand ducats, well.Three thousand ducates, well.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.2Ay, sir, for three months.I sir, for three months.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.3For three months, well.For three months, well.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.9Three thousand ducats for three months, andThree thousand ducats for three months, and
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.25notwithstanding, sufficient. Three thousand ducats; I thinknotwithstanding sufficient, three thousand ducats, I thinke
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.53Of full three thousand ducats. What of that?Of full three thousand ducats: what of that?
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.62.2Ay, ay, three thousand ducats.I, I, three thousand ducats.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.63And for three months.And for three months.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.64I had forgot – three months, you told me so.I had forgot, three months, you told me so.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.100Three thousand ducats, 'tis a good round sum.Three thousand ducats, 'tis a good round sum.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.101Three months from twelve, then, let me see, the rate –Three months from twelue, then let me see the rate.
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.119A cur can lend three thousand ducats?’ OrA curre should lend three thousand ducats? or
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.156Of thrice three times the value of this bond.Of thrice three times the valew of this bond.
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.i.1.2tawny Moor all in white, and three or four followerstawnie Moore all in white, and three or foure followers
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.i.26That won three fields of Sultan Solyman,That won three fields of Sultan Solyman,
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ii.58Three and such branches of learning, is indeed deceased,three, & such branches of learning, is indeede deceased,
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.vii.48One of these three contains her heavenly picture.One of these three containes her heauenly picture.
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ix.9I am enjoined by oath to observe three things:I am enioynd by oath to obserue three things;
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.298.1For me, three thousand ducats.For me three thousand ducats.
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.42Three thousand ducats. I'll not answer that,Three thousand Ducats? Ile not answer that:
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.84For thy three thousand ducats here is six.For thy three thousand Ducates heere is six.
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.147With all my heart. Some three or four of youWith all my heart. Some three or four of you
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.408Three thousand ducats due unto the JewThree thousand Ducats due vnto the Iew
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.211Which did refuse three thousand ducats of meWhich did refuse three thousand Ducates of me,
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.276There you shall find three of your argosiesThere you shall finde three of your Argosies
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.12three hundred years.three hundred yeeres.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.27there is but three skirts for yourself, in my simplethere is but three Skirts for your selfe, in my simple
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.129three umpires in this matter, as I understand – that is,three Vmpires in this matter, as I vnderstand; that is,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.131fidelicet myself; and the three party is, lastly and finally,(fidelicet my selfe) and the three party is (lastly, and finally)
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.133We three to hear it, and end it between them.We three to hear it, & end it between them.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.255friend for a man. I keep but three men and a boy yet,friend, for a Man; I keepe but three Men, and a Boy yet,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.265a master of fencethree veneys for a dish of steweda Master of Fence (three veneys for a dish of stew'd
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.ii.7my good friends for three reprieves for you and yourmy good friends for three Repreeues for you, and your
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.ii.296Page. I will about it. Better three hours too soon than aPage. I will about it, better three houres too soone, then a
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.iv.33Looks handsome in three hundred pounds a year!Lookes handsome in three hundred pounds a yeere?
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.iv.104I will do what I can for them all three, for so I haveI will do what I can for them all three, for so I haue
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.v.99pangs of three several deaths: first, an intolerable frightpangs of three seuerall deaths: First, an intollerable fright,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.ii.46Alas, three of Master Ford's brothersAlas: three of Mr. Fords brothers
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.iii.1Sir, the Germans desire to have three of yourSir, the Germane desires to haue three of your
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.iv.47And three or four more of their growth, we'll dressAnd three or foure more of their growth, wee'l dresse
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.v.64away, like three German devils, three Doctor Faustuses.away; like three Germane-diuels; three Doctor Faustasses.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW IV.v.70friend of mine come to town tells me there is threefriend of mine come to Towne, tels mee there is three
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW V.v.121And these are not fairies? I was three or fourAnd these are not Fairies: / I was three or foure times
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.193Now I perceive they have conjoined all threeNow I perceiue they haue conioyn'd all three,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.437Yet but three? Come one more,Yet but three? Come one more,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND IV.i.183Away with us to Athens. Three and three,Away, with vs to Athens; three and three,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND IV.ii.16there is two or three lords and ladies more married. Ifthere is two or three Lords & Ladies more married. If
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.33To wear away this long age of three hoursTo weare away this long age of three houres,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.52The thrice three Muses mourning for the deathLis. The thrice three Muses, mourning for the death
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.328O sisters three,O sisters three,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.397So shall all the couples threeSo shall all the couples three,
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.3He is very near by this; he was not threeHe is very neere by this: he was not three
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.186I never see a bachelor of three score again? Go to, i'faith;I neuer see a batcheller of three score againe? goe to yfaith,
Much Ado About NothingMA II.i.247embassage to the Pigmies, rather than hold three words'embassage to the Pigmies, rather then hould three words
Much Ado About NothingMA II.i.341I doubt not but to fashion it, if you three will butI doubt not but to fashion it, if you three will but
Much Ado About NothingMA V.iii.1.1Enter Claudio, Don Pedro, Balthasar, and three orEnter Claudio, Prince, and three or
Much Ado About NothingMA V.iv.33Enter Don Pedro and Claudio, and two or three othersEnter Prince and Claudio, with attendants.
OthelloOth I.i.8Despise me, if I do not. Three great ones of the city, Despise me / If I do not. Three Great-ones of the Cittie,
OthelloOth I.ii.46The senate hath sent about three several questsThe Senate hath sent about three seuerall Quests,
OthelloOth II.i.170three fingers so oft, which now again you are most aptthree fingers so oft, which now againe you are most apt
OthelloOth II.iii.51Three else of Cyprus, noble swelling spirits –Three else of Cyprus, Noble swelling Spirites,
OthelloOth III.iii.63Exceed three days. In faith, he's penitent:Exceed three dayes. Infaith hee's penitent:
OthelloOth III.iii.469Within these three days let me hear thee sayWithin these three dayes let me heare thee say,
OthelloOth V.i.42Two or three groan. It is a heavy night.Two or three groane. 'Tis heauy night;
PericlesPer II.i.12.2Enter three FishermenEnter three Fisher-men.
PericlesPer II.iv.17Enter two or three LordsEnter two or three Lords.
PericlesPer III.ii.48Enter two or three with a chestEnter two or three with a Chist.
PericlesPer IV.ii.1Enter the three BawdsEnter the three Bawdes.
PericlesPer IV.ii.7but poor three, and they can do no more than they canbut poore three, and they can doe no more then they can
PericlesPer IV.ii.24Three or four thousand chequins were as prettyThree or foure thousande Checkins were as prettie
PericlesPer IV.vi.1Enter the three BawdsEnter Bawdes 3.
PericlesPer V.i.8Enter two or three GentlemenEnter two or three Gentlemen.
PericlesPer V.i.22A man who for this three months hath not spokena man, who for this three moneths hath not spoken
Richard IIR2 I.i.126Three parts of that receipt I had for CalaisThrec parts of that receipt I had for Callice,
Richard IIR2 II.i.275We three are but thyself; and speaking soWe three, are but thy selfe, and speaking so,
Richard IIR2 II.i.286With eight tall ships, three thousand men of war,With eight tall ships, three thousand men of warre
Richard IIR2 II.ii.142We three here part that ne'er shall meet again.We three here part, that neu'r shall meete againe.
Richard IIR2 II.iii.54Manned with three hundred men as I have heard,Mann'd with three hundred men, as I haue heard,
Richard IIR2 III.ii.132Three Judases, each one thrice worse than Judas – Three Iudasses, each one thrice worse then Iudas,
Richard IIR2 V.iii.2'Tis full three months since I did see him last.'Tis full three monthes since I did see him last.
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.240Edward, her lord, whom I, some three months since,Edward, her Lord, whom I (some three monthes since)
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.239Blessed his three sons with his victorious armBlest his three Sonnes with his victorious Arme,
Richard IIIR3 II.ii.86Alas, you three on me, threefold distressed,Alas! you three, on me threefold distrest:
Richard IIIR3 III.iv.84Three times today my foot-cloth horse did stumble,Three times to day my Foot-Cloth-Horse did stumble,
Richard IIIR3 III.v.100I go; and towards three or four a clockI goe, and towards three or foure a Clocke
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.72.2Enter three or four Citizens with clubs or partisansEnter three or foure Citizens with Clubs.
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.89Three civil brawls, bred of an airy wordThree ciuill Broyles, bred of an Ayery word,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.ii.142Three words, dear Romeo, and good night indeed.Three words deare Romeo, / And goodnight indeed,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.v.11Is three long hours, yet she is not come.I three long houres, yet she is not come.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.ii.99When I, thy three-hours wife, have mangled it?When I thy three houres wife haue mangled it.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.120Since birth and heaven and earth, all three, do meetSince birth, and heauen and earth, all three do meete
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.ii.1.1Enter Capulet, Lady Capulet, Nurse, and two or threeEnter Father Capulet, Mother, Nurse, and
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.ii.1.2ServingmenSeruing men, two or three.
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.iv.4The curfew bell hath rung. 'Tis three o'clock.The Curphew Bell hath rung, 'tis three a clocke:
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.iv.13.1Enter three or four Servingmen with spits and logs andEnter three or foure with spits, and logs, and
Romeo and JulietRJ V.ii.24Within this three hours will fair Juliet wake.Within this three houres will faire Iuliet wake,
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.359I'll leave her houses three or four as good,Ile leaue her houses three or foure as good
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.371Than three great argosies, besides two galliassesThen three great Argosies, besides two Galliasses
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.i.58My lessons make no music in three parts.My Lessons make no musicke in three parts.
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.i.23Away, you three-inch fool! I am no beast.Away you three inch foole, I am no beast.
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.i.24Am I but three inches? Why, thy horn is a foot,Am I but three inches? Why thy horne is a foot
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.ii.38Ere three days pass, which hath as long loved meEre three dayes passe, which hath as long lou'd me,
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.iii.107Thou yard, three-quarters, half-yard, quarter, nail,Thou yard three quarters, halfe yard, quarter, naile,
The Taming of the ShrewTS V.i.73brought him up ever since he was three years old, andbrought him vp euer since he was three yeeres old, and
The Taming of the ShrewTS V.ii.184We three are married, but you two are sped.We three are married, but you two are sped.
The TempestTem I.ii.41.1Out three years old.Out three yeeres old.
The TempestTem II.i.288Whom I with this obedient steel, three inches of it,Whom I with this obedient steele (three inches of it)
The TempestTem III.i.21.1He's safe for these three hours.Hee's safe for these three houres.
The TempestTem III.ii.5They say there's but five upon this isle. We are three ofthey say there's but fiue vpon this Isle; we are three of
The TempestTem III.iii.54You are three men of sin, whom destinyYou are three men of sinne, whom destiny
The TempestTem III.iii.70For that's my business to you – that you three(For that's my businesse to you) that you three
The TempestTem III.iii.106All three of them are desperate. Their great guilt,All three of them are desperate: their great guilt
The TempestTem V.i.12His brother, and yours, abide all three distracted,His Brother, and yours, abide all three distracted,
The TempestTem V.i.136How thou hast met us here, whom three hours sinceHow thou hast met vs heere, whom three howres since
The TempestTem V.i.186Your eld'st acquaintance cannot be three hours.Your eld'st acquaintance cannot be three houres:
The TempestTem V.i.223Which, but three glasses since, we gave out splitWhich but three glasses since, we gaue out split,
The TempestTem V.i.272These three have robbed me, and this demi-devilThese three haue robd me, and this demy-diuell;
Timon of AthensTim I.i.145Three talents on the present; in future, all.Three Talents on the present; in future, all.
Timon of AthensTim II.ii.94If Timon stay at home. – You three serveIf Timon stay at home. / You three serue
Timon of AthensTim II.ii.95three usurers?three Vsurers?
Timon of AthensTim II.ii.99Are you three usurers' men?Are you three Vsurers men?
Timon of AthensTim II.ii.192Enter Flaminius, Servilius, and another ServantEnter three Seruants.
Timon of AthensTim III.i.43without security. Here's three solidares for thee. Goodwithout securitie. Here's three Solidares for thee, good
Timon of AthensTim III.ii.1Enter Lucius, with three StrangersEnter Lucius, with three strangers.
Timon of AthensTim III.iii.10And does he send to me? Three? Hum?And does he send to me? Three? Humh?
Timon of AthensTim III.iv.30Yes, mine's three thousand crowns. What's yours?Yes, mine's three thousand Crownes: / What's yours?
Timon of AthensTim III.v.1.1Enter three Senators at one door, Alcibiades meetingEnter three Senators at one doore, Alcibiades meeting
Timon of AthensTim IV.ii.1Enter Flavius, with two or three ServantsEnter Steward with two or three Seruants.
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.73.5Tamora, the Queen of Goths, and her three sons,Tamora the Queene of Gothes, & her two Sonnes
Titus AndronicusTit II.ii.1.1Enter Marcus, Titus Andronicus and his three sons,Enter Titus Andronicus and his three sonnes,
Titus AndronicusTit II.iv.30As from a conduit with three issuing spouts,As from a Conduit with their issuing Spouts,
Troilus and CressidaTC I.ii.113know he has not past three or four hairs on his chin – know he has not past three or foure haires on his chinne.
Troilus and CressidaTC I.ii.117three pound lift as much as his brother Hector.three pound lift as much as his brother Hector.
Troilus and CressidaTC I.ii.235youth! He ne'er saw three and twenty. – Go thy way,youth! he ne're saw three and twenty. Go thy way
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.301I'll pawn this truth with my three drops of blood.Ile pawne this truth with my three drops of blood.
Troilus and CressidaTC III.i.101three.three.
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.40I'll give you boot; I'll give you three for one.Ile giue you boote, Ile giue you three for one.
Twelfth NightTN I.ii.23Not three hours' travel from this very place.Not three houres trauaile from this very place:
Twelfth NightTN I.iii.20Why, he has three thousand ducats a year.Why he ha's three thousand ducates a yeare.
Twelfth NightTN I.iii.24and speaks three or four languages word forand speaks three or four languages word for
Twelfth NightTN I.iv.3known you but three days, and already you are noknown you but three dayes, and already you are no
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.16of We Three?of we three?
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.56rouse the night-owl in a catch that will draw three soulsrowze the night-Owle in a Catch, that will drawe three soules
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.75Three merry men be we!Three merry men be wee.
Twelfth NightTN II.v.15Get ye all three into the box-tree. Malvolio'sGet ye all three into the box tree: Maluolio's
Twelfth NightTN II.v.43Having been three months married to her,Hauing beene three moneths married to her,
Twelfth NightTN III.i.88I'll get 'em all three all ready.Ile get 'em all three already.
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.232brawl. Souls and bodies hath he divorced three; and hisbrall, soules and bodies hath he diuorc'd three, and his
Twelfth NightTN V.i.37put you in mind – one, two, three!put you in minde, one, two, three.
Twelfth NightTN V.i.92Today, my lord; and for three months beforeTo day my Lord: and for three months before,
Twelfth NightTN V.i.97Three months this youth hath tended upon me.Three monthes this youth hath tended vpon mee,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.ii.33Three things that women highly hold in hate.Three things, that women highly hold in hate.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iv.3puppy; one that I saved from drowning, when three orpuppy: one that I sau'd from drowning, when three or
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iv.16thrusts me himself into the company of three or fourthrusts me himselfe into the company of three or foure
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.i.11Fear not. The forest is not three leagues off;Feare not: the Forrest is not three leagues off,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.i.25.1Enter three Queens in black, with veils stained, with Enter 3. Queenes in Blacke, with vailes staind, with
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.i.39We are three queens, whose sovereigns fell beforeWe are 3. Queenes, whose Soveraignes fel before
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.i.95As any of us three; weep ere you fail.As any of us three; weepe ere you faile;
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.iv.1.2Flourish. Then enter Theseus, victor, with Herald andFlorish. Then Enter Theseus (victor) the three Queenes meete him,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.iv.1.4hearses. The three Queens meet him, and fall on their[printed in the margin earlier] Hearses ready with Palamon and Arcite:
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.ii.38And Rycas, and three better lads ne'er dancedAnd Rycas, and 3. better lads nev'r dancd
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.iii.36.1Or two, or three, or ten.or 2. or 3. or 10.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.63By one, by two, by three-a.By one, by two, by three, a
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.68There was three fools fell out about an owlet;There was three fooles, fell out about an howlet
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.141Duke, if we have pleased thee too,Duke, if we have pleasd three too
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.71Thou worest that day the three kings fell, but lighter.Thou wor'st that day the 3. Kings fell, but lighter.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.292With three fair knights, appear again in this place,With three faire Knights, appeare againe in this place,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.i.99She left me far behind her. Three or fourShee left me farre behinde her; three, or foure,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.ii.102I'll warrant you, within these three or four daysIle warrant you within these 3. or 4 daies
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.102Three crabbed months had soured themselves to deathThree crabbed Moneths had sowr'd themselues to death,
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.155Twenty-three years, and saw myself unbreeched,Twentie three yeeres, and saw my selfe vn-breech'd,
The Winter's TaleWT II.i.128Prove violence, in the which three great ones suffer:Proue violence, in the which three great ones suffer,
The Winter's TaleWT II.i.144I have three daughters: the eldest is eleven;I haue three daughters: the eldest is eleuen;
The Winter's TaleWT II.iii.197.2Twenty-three daysTwentie three dayes
The Winter's TaleWT III.iii.59three-and-twenty, or that youth would sleep out thethree and twenty, or that youth would sleep out the
The Winter's TaleWT IV.ii.29Sir, it is three days since I saw the Prince. WhatSir, it is three dayes since I saw the Prince: what
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iii.14three-pile; but now I am out of service.three pile, but now I am out of seruice.
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iii.36am I to buy for our sheep-shearing feast? Three poundam I to buy for our Sheepe-shearing-Feast? Three pound
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iii.79I have a kinsman not past three-quarters of a mile hence,I haue a Kinsman not past three quarters of a mile hence,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.291shalt hear; 'tis in three parts.shalt heare, 'tis in three parts.
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.322Master, there is three carters, three shepherds,Mayster, there is three Carters, three Shep-herds,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.323three neat-herds, three swine-herds, that have madethree Neat-herds, three Swine-herds yt haue made
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.334One three of them, by their own report, sir,One three of them, by their owne report (Sir,)
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.336three but jumps twelve foot and a half by th' square.three, but iumpes twelue foote and a halfe by th' squire.
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.450You have undone a man of fourscore three,You haue vndone a man of fourescore three,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.557Things known betwixt us three – I'll write you down,Things knowne betwixt vs three, Ile write you downe,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.781wasp's nest; then stand till he be three-quarters and aWaspes Nest, then stand till he be three quarters and a

Poems

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Passionate PilgrimPP.15.1 It was a lording's daughter, the fairest one of three, IT was a Lordings daughter, the fairest one of three
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1604 Three times with sighs she gives her sorrow fire Three times with sighes shee giues her sorrow fire,
SonnetsSonn.104.3 Such seems your beauty still. Three winters cold Such seemes your beautie still: Three Winters colde,
SonnetsSonn.104.4 Have from the forests shook three summers' pride; Haue from the forrests shooke three summers pride,
SonnetsSonn.104.5 Three beauteous springs to yellow autumn turned Three beautious springs to yellow Autumne turn'd,
SonnetsSonn.104.7 Three April perfumes in three hot Junes burned, Three Aprill perfumes in three hot Iunes burn'd,
SonnetsSonn.105.12 Three themes in one, which wondrous scope affords. Three theams in one, which wondrous scope affords.
SonnetsSonn.105.14 Which three till now never kept seat in one. Which three till now, neuer kept seate in one.
Venus and AdonisVen.1064 That her sight dazzling makes the wound seem three; That her sight dazling, makes the wound seem three,

Glossary

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Atropos['atrohpos] one of the three Fates, who cuts the thread of life
destinydivine power, fate [one of the three Fates]
Furiesthree goddesses, spirits of vengeance, depicted as carrying torches and covered with snakes
Gorgongenerally applied to Medusa, one of three monsters who had snakes in their hair, ugly faces, huge wings, and whose staring eyes could turn people to stone
gracemodel of beauty, exquisite being [as one of the Three Graces]
leash[hunting] set of three, trio
Nine Worthiesthree pagans (Hector of Troy, Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar), three Jews (Joshua, David, Judas Maccabaeus), three Christians (Arthur, Charlemagne, Godfrey of Bouillon or Guy of Warwick); Hercules and Pompey the Great are included in LLL V.ii
pair of, aa few, two or three
passant[heraldry] walking, with three paws on the ground and one raised
Shrovetidein Christian tradition, the three days before Ash Wednesday
Sisters Threealternative name for the Fates
threefew, hardly any, a handful
three farthingscoin valued at three-quarters of a penny
Three Gracesdaughters of Zeus and Hera; Greek goddesses of grace and beauty
three-pilecostly velvet [with a pile formed from three threads]
three-suitedallowed three suits a year; servile
thricethree times
tray-triptype of dicing game [depending on the throw of a three]
treblemake three times greater, increase threefold
treble-datedliving three times as long as man
treble-sinewedstrengthened three times over
trey[gambling] three
tripleone of three
two or threea few, several

Thesaurus

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allowed three suits a yearthree-suited
living three times as long as mantreble-dated
set of three [in hunting]leash
song in three partsthree-man-song
strengthened three times overtreble-sinewed
suits, allowed threethree-suited
three [gambling]trey
three timesthrice
three times greater, maketreble
three times living as long as mantreble-dated
three, one oftriple
three, set of [in hunting]leash
two or threepair of, a

Themes and Topics

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Comparison...n inflection (bigger longest) words of three syllables or more appearing periphrastic...
Cosmos... trigon 2h4 ii iv 260 a set of three signs of the zodiac in the form of an eq...
Money... money terms can be grouped into three main categories english foreign and t...
...e ayl iii ii 341 silver halfpenny three farthings lll iii i 135 coin of this v...
...r fee solidare tim iii i 43 here’s three solidares for thee not a known coin pe...
Numbers... two and twenty 1h4 i i 68 22 three and twenty wt iii iii 59 23 four ...
... two and thirty ts i ii 32 32 three and thirty jc v i 53 33 five and ...
... score or two r3 i ii 256 20--40 three or four score 1h4 ii iv 5 60--80 ...
...and once ere now many times two or three per ii iv 17 enter two or...
... per ii iv 17 enter two or three lords a few ...
...lords a few three ac iii iii 22 ...
... ac iii iii 22 three in egypt / cannot make better note very...
...guage end an indefinite number - two or three and twenty tnk v ii 107 [daughter...
Classical mythology...rworld originally 50-headed later with three heads charmed to sleep by orpheus durin...
...s generally applied to medusa one of three monsters who had snakes in their hair u...
...ky shores of her island sisters three mnd v i 328 o sisters...
... mnd v i 328 o sisters three / come come to me fates above ...
Gods and goddesses... the gods jupiter below graces three tc i ii 236 had i a sister were a ...
... muses mnd v i 52 the thrice three muses mourning for the death the nine...
Non-classical legend, romance, and folklore...bassage to the pigmies rather than hold three words’ conference with this harpy leg...
...prester john’s foot rather than hold three words’ conference with this harpy leg...
Historical figures...oy alexander the great julius caesar) three jews (joshua david judas maccabaeus) ...
...jews (joshua david judas maccabaeus) three christians (arthur charlemagne godfrey...
Days and dates...s 1 may mm iii ii 193 shrovetide three days before ash wednesday 2h4 v iii 35 ...
French
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...zel] you have undone a man of fours core three visage (n ) face countenance mv iii i...

Words Families

 88 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
THIRDBASICsee THREE
THIRTEENBASICsee THREE
THIRTYBASICsee THREE
THREEBASICthree adj, three n, threefold adj, threefold adv, thrice adv, thrice n, treble adj, treble n, treble v, triple adj
THREELOWERthree-quarters n
THREEHIGHER TO THIRTYtwo or three adj, three or four adj, thirteen adj, thirteen n, three-and-twenty adj, twenty-three adj
THREETHIIRTY TO A HUNDREDthirty adj, thirty n, thirty-one n, two-and-thirty adj, two-and-thirty n, thirty-three adj, three-and-thirty adj, five-and-thirty n, five- or six-and-thirty n, six-and-thirty n, thirty-and-six adj, two or three and fifty n, threescore n, threescore-and-two adj, threescore-and-ten adj, threescore-and-ten n, three or fourscore adj
THREEOVER A HUNDREDthree hundred adj, thirty dozen adj, three thousand adj, three or four thousand adj, thirty thousand adj, thirty thousand n, threescore thousand n
THREEAPPEARANCEthree-hooped adj, three-legged adj, three-nooked adj, three-pile n, three-piled adj, thrice-fair adj, thrice-gorgeous adj
THREECLOTHINGthree-suited adj
THREEEMOTIONthrice-gentle adj, thrice-gracious adj, thrice-loving adj
THREEFAMEthrice-famed adj, thrice-renowned adj, thrice-victorious adj
THREEGAMEtray-trip n, trey n
THREELENGTHthree-foot adj, three-inch adj
THREEMONEYthree-farthing adj, threepence n
THREEMUSICtriplex n
THREEPART OF BODYthree-headed adj, treble-sinewed adj
THREEPEOPLEthree-man adj, three-man-song adj
THREERANKthrice-crowned adj, thrice-noble adj
THREESTATEthrice-driven adj, thrice-puissant adj, thrice-repured adj, thrice-worthy adj, thrice-valiant adj, tripartite adj, triple-turned adj
THREETIMEthree-hours adj, treble-dated adj
THRICEBASICsee THREE
TRAY-TRIPBASICsee THREE
TREBLEBASICsee THREE
TREYBASICsee THREE
TRIPARTITEBASICsee THREE
TRIPLE(X)BASICsee THREE
TWOHIGHER TO A HUNDREDtwo or three adj, two or three n
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