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Search phrase: waft

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.i.115I charge thee, waft me safely 'cross the Channel.I charge thee waft me safely crosse the Channell.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.i.117Come, Suffolk, I must waft thee to thy death.Come Suffolke, I must waft thee to thy death.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.253Shalt waft them over with our royal fleet.Shall waft them ouer with our Royall Fleete.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.vii.41Away with her and waft her hence to France.Away with her, and waft her hence to France:
King JohnKJ II.i.73Than now the English bottoms have waft o'erThen now the English bottomes haue waft o're,
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.11Upon the wild sea banks, and waft her loveVpon the wilde sea bankes, and waft her Loue

Glossary

 4 result(s).
waftbeckon, wave [at], signal
waftturn derisively, direct scornfully
waftcarry, convey, transport [over the sea]
waftcarry across, transport

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Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
WAFTBASICwaft v, waftage n, wafture n
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