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 130 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.v.73.2whole armywhole Armie.
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.141 – that had the whole theoric of war in the knot of histhat had the whole theoricke of warre in the knot of his
All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.37.2All is whole.All is whole,
Antony and CleopatraAC II.ii.57As matter whole you have to make it with,As matter whole you haue to make it with,
Antony and CleopatraAC II.ii.184Eight wild boars roasted whole at a breakfast,Eight Wilde-Boares rosted whole at a breakfast:
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vii.62Wilt thou be lord of the whole world? That's twice.Wilt thou be Lord of the whole world? That's twice.
Antony and CleopatraAC III.vii.68Soldier, thou art; but his whole action growsSouldier thou art: but his whole action growes
Antony and CleopatraAC III.vii.71The legions and the horse whole, do you not?the Legions and the Horse whole, do you not?
Antony and CleopatraAC III.vii.74But we keep whole by land. This speed of Caesar'sBut we keepe whole by Land. This speede of Casars
Antony and CleopatraAC III.viii.3Strike not by land; keep whole: provoke not battleStrike not by Land, / Keepe whole, prouoke not Battaile
Antony and CleopatraAC III.x.5.1All the whole synod of them!all the whol synod of them!
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.viii.11.1The honoured gashes whole.The Honour'd-gashes whole.
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiv.86Wherein the worship of the whole world lies.Wherein the worship of the whole world lyes.
Antony and CleopatraAC V.i.40In the whole world. But yet let me lamentIn the whole world. But yet let me lament
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.337he hath generally taxed their whole sex withal.hee hath generally tax'd their whole sex withal.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.ii.103she'll burn a week longer than the whole world.she'l burne a weeke longer then the whole World.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE III.ii.144sent whole armadoes of carracks to be ballast at her nose.sent whole Armadoes of Carrects to be ballast at her nose.
CoriolanusCor I.i.103Of the whole body. The belly answered – Of the whole body, the Belly answer'd.
CoriolanusCor I.i.132Of the whole body. But, if you do remember,Of the whole Body. But, if you do remember,
CoriolanusCor II.i.130my son the whole name of the war. He hath in thismy Sonne the whole Name of the Warre: he hath in this
CoriolanusCor III.ii.34For the whole state, I would put mine armour on,For the whole State; I would put mine Armour on,
CoriolanusCor IV.v.206half by the entreaty and grant of the whole table. He'llhalfe, by the intreaty and graunt of the whole Table. Hee'l
CymbelineCym V.v.322.1The whole world shall not save him.The whole world shall not saue him.
HamletHam I.ii.3To bear our hearts in grief, and our whole kingdomTo beare our hearts in greefe, and our whole Kingdome
HamletHam I.iii.21The safety and health of this whole state.The sanctity and health of the weole State.
HamletHam I.v.36A serpent stung me. So the whole ear of DenmarkA Serpent stung me: so the whole eare of Denmarke,
HamletHam II.ii.550Could force his soul so to his own conceitCould force his soule so to his whole conceit,
HamletHam II.ii.553A broken voice, and his whole function suitingA broken voyce, and his whole Function suiting
HamletHam III.ii.27one must in your allowance o'erweigh a whole theatreOne, must in your allowance o're-way a whole Theater
HamletHam III.ii.289A whole one, I.A whole one I,
HamletHam III.ii.306Sir, a whole history.Sir, a whole History.
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.i.74whole. I am joined with no foot-landrakers, no long-staffWhole. I am ioyned with no Foot-land-Rakers, No Long-staffe
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iii.14whole plot too light, for the counterpoise of so great anwhole Plot too light, for the counterpoize of so great an
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.i.25I would the state of time had first been wholeI would the state of time had first beene whole,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.i.83Yet all goes well, yet all our joints are whole.Yet all goes well, yet all our ioynts are whole.
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.i.129What may the King's whole battle reach unto?What may the Kings whole Battaile reach vnto?
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.ii.23whole charge consists of ancients, corporals, lieutenants,whole Charge consists of Ancients, Corporals, Lieutenants,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.iii.92And in the neck of that tasked the whole state.And in the neck of that, task't the whole State.
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.62hogshead? There's a whole merchant's venture ofHogs-head? There's a whole Marchants Venture of
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.342or two in a whole Lent?or two, in a whole Lent?
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.143upon his back, and the whole frame stands upon pins.vpon his backe, and the whole frame stands vpon pins:
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.iii.18I have a whole school of tongues in this bellyI haue a whole Schoole of tongues in this belly
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.v.45Which God shall guard, and put the world's whole strengthWhich Heauen shall guard: And put the worlds whole strength
Henry VH5 II.ii.122Should with his lion gait walk the whole world,Should with his Lyon-gate walke the whole world,
Henry VH5 II.ii.173And his whole kingdom into desolation.And his whole Kingdome into desolation:
Henry VH5 III.ii.35the means whereof 'a breaks words, and keeps wholethe meanes whereof, a breakes Words, and keepes whole
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.126All the whole army stood agazed on him.All the whole Army stood agaz'd on him.
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iii.53I tell you, madam, were the whole frame here,I tell you Madame, were the whole Frame here,
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.166But all the whole inheritance I giveBut all the whole Inheritance I giue,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iv.143As to be called but viceroy of the whole?As to be call'd but Viceroy of the whole?
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.i.131That Suffolk should demand a whole fifteenthThat Suffolke should demand a whole Fifteenth,
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.iii.23of our whole township.of our whole Towneship.
Henry VI Part 22H6 II.i.159You made in a day, my lord, whole towns to fly.You made in a day, my Lord, whole Townes to flye.
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.301Men's flesh preserved so whole do seldom win.Mens flesh preseru'd so whole, doe seldome winne.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.8thrust in the mouth with a spear, and 'tis not whole yet.thrust in the mouth with a Speare, and 'tis not whole yet.
Henry VIIIH8 I.i.12.2All the whole timeAll the whole time
Henry VIIIH8 II.iv.93Yea, the whole consistory of Rome. You charge meYea, the whole Consistorie of Rome. You charge me,
Henry VIIIH8 II.iv.120To bring my whole cause 'fore his holiness,To bring my whole Cause 'fore his Holinesse,
Henry VIIIH8 IV.ii.154These are the whole contents; and, good my lord,These are the whole Contents, and good my Lord,
Henry VIIIH8 V.i.127How your state stands i'th' world, with the whole world?How your state stands i'th'world, with the whole world?
Henry VIIIH8 V.iii.16The whole realm, by your teaching and your chaplains' – The whole Realme, by your teaching & your Chaplaines
Henry VIIIH8 V.iii.29Of the whole state, as of late days our neighbours,Of the whole State; as of late dayes our neighbours,
Julius CaesarJC II.i.327A piece of work that will make sick men whole.A peece of worke, / That will make sicke men whole.
Julius CaesarJC II.i.328But are not some whole that we must make sick?But are not some whole, that we must make sicke?
King Edward IIIE3 I.i.83But all the whole dominions of the realm,But all the whole Dominions, of the Realme,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.i.11The whole dominion of the realm of FranceThe whole Dominions of the Realme of Fraunce
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iv.14His party stronger battled than our whole.His partie stronger battaild then our whole:
King JohnKJ I.i.35This might have been prevented and made wholeThis might haue beene preuented, and made whole
King JohnKJ II.i.562John, to stop Arthur's title in the whole,Iohn to stop Arthurs Title in the whole,
King JohnKJ III.iv.2A whole armado of convicted sailA whole Armado of conuicted saile
King JohnKJ V.ii.178To feast upon whole thousands of the French.To feast vpon whole thousands of the French.
King LearKL I.ii.14Go to the creating a whole tribe of fopsGoe to th'creating a whole tribe of Fops
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.178am for whole volumes in folio.am for whole volumes in folio.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.540Abate throw at novum, and the whole world againAbate throw at Novum, and the whole world againe,
MacbethMac III.iv.21Whole as the marble, founded as the rock,Whole as the Marble, founded as the Rocke,
MacbethMac III.iv.88I drink to the general joy o'the whole table,I drinke to th' generall ioy o'th' whole Table,
MacbethMac IV.iii.36For the whole space that's in the tyrant's grasp,For the whole Space that's in the Tyrants Graspe,
MacbethMac V.i.52bosom for the dignity of the whole body.bosome, for the dignity of the whole body.
Measure for MeasureMM III.i.228with his comfort, swallowed his vows whole, pretendingwith his comfort: swallowed his vowes whole, pretending
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.i.43Nor to one place; nor is my whole estateNor to one place; nor is my whole estate
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.iv.81But come, I'll tell thee all my whole deviceBut come, Ile tell thee all my whole deuice
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.v.52show the whole wealth of thy wit in an instant? I prayshew the whole wealth of thy wit in an instant; I pray
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.i.71their limbs whole and hack our English.their limbs whole, and hack our English.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.i.100your skins are whole, and let burnt sack be the issue.your skinnes are whole, and let burn'd Sacke be the issue:
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.55And then the whole choir hold their hips and laugh,And then the whole quire hold their hips, and loffe,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.53This whole earth may be bored, and that the moonThis whole earth may be bord, and that the Moone
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.62whole man governed with one; so that if he have witwhole man gouern'd with one: so that if hee haue wit
Much Ado About NothingMA II.i.226at a mark, with a whole army shooting at me. Sheat a marke, with a whole army shooting at me: shee
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.5Walk in the orchard, and our whole discourseWalke in the Orchard, and our whole discourse
Much Ado About NothingMA III.iii.155temple, and there, before the whole congregation, shameTemple, and there, before the whole congregation shame
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.ii.1Is our whole dissembly appeared?Is our whole dissembly appeard?
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.ii.52upon his words, to disgrace Hero before the wholevpon his words, to disgrace Hero before the whole
Much Ado About NothingMA V.ii.32whole bookful of these quondam carpet-mongers,whole booke full of these quondam carpet-mongers,
OthelloOth I.iii.91Of my whole course of love: what drugs, what charms,Of my whole course of Loue. / What Drugges, what Charmes,
OthelloOth III.iii.111In my whole course of wooing, thou cried'st ‘ Indeed!’Of my whole course of wooing; thou cried'st, Indeede?
OthelloOth IV.iii.73nor caps, nor any petty exhibition. But for all the wholenor Caps, nor any petty exhibition. But for all the whole
OthelloOth IV.iii.78the whole world!the whole world.
PericlesPer I.i.34Presumes to reach, all the whole heap must die.Presumes to reach, all the whole heape must die:
PericlesPer II.i.34the whole parish, church, steeple, bells, and all.The whole Parish, Church, Steeple, Belles and all.
PericlesPer IV.vi.4Priapus and undo a whole generation. We must eitherPriapus, and vndoe a whole generation, we must either
PericlesPer IV.vi.122undo a whole household, let me be gelded like a spaniel.vndoe a whole houshold, let me be gelded like a spaniel,
Richard IIR2 III.iii.14For taking so the head, your whole head's length.For taking so the Head, your whole heads length.
Richard IIR2 III.iv.43When our sea-walled garden, the whole land,When our Sea-walled Garden, the whole Land,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.iv.72thy wits than, I am sure, I have in my whole five. Was Ithy wits, then I am sure I haue in my whole fiue. Was I
Romeo and JulietRJ II.iv.96short; for I was come to the whole depth of my tale, andshort, or I was come to the whole depth of my tale, and
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.ii.32All our whole city is much bound to him.All our whole Cittie is much bound to him.
The TempestTem II.i.321.1Of a whole herd of lions.Of a whole heard of Lyons.
The TempestTem II.ii.131The whole butt, man. My cellar is in a rockThe whole But (man) my Cellar is in a rocke
Timon of AthensTim III.iii.34set whole realms on fire.set whole Realmes on fire,
Timon of AthensTim IV.i.40To the whole race of mankind, high and low.To the whole race of Mankinde, high and low.
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.283That the whole life of Athens were in this!That the whole life of Athens were in this,
Timon of AthensTim V.i.62To their whole being! I am rapt, and cannot coverTo their whole being? I am rapt, and cannot couer
Titus AndronicusTit II.iv.55What will whole months of tears thy father's eyes?What, will whole months of teares thy Fathers eyes?
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.17cutting the web. After this, the vengeance on the wholecutting the web: after this, the vengeance on the whole
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.51I'll decline the whole question.Ile declin the whole question:
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.130The passage and whole carriage of this actionThe passage and whole carriage of this action
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.229Know the whole world, he is as valiant.'Know the whole world, he is as valiant.
Troilus and CressidaTC III.i.51make it whole again; you shall piece it out with a piecemake it whole againe, you shall peece it out with a peece
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.175One touch of nature makes the whole world kin,One touch of nature makes the whole world kin:
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.i.10You told how Diomed a whole week by daysYou told how Diomed, in a whole weeke by dayes
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.i.45With the whole quality whereof. I fearWith the whole quality whereof, I feare
Troilus and CressidaTC V.iii.11Of bloody turbulence, and this whole nightOf bloudy turbulence; and this whole night
Twelfth NightTN V.i.375I'll be revenged on the whole pack of you!Ile be reueng'd on the whole packe of you?
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.v.18No, they are both as whole as a fish.No; they are both as whole as a fish.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.79.1To blast whole armies more.To blast whole Armies more.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.i.65A good knight and a bold. But the whole week's not fairA good knight and a bold; But the whole weeke's not faire
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.iii.36usurers' grease, amongst a whole million of cutpurses,Vsurers grease, amongst a whole million of / Cutpurses,
The Winter's TaleWT II.i.157.1Of the whole dungy earth.Of the whole dungy-earth.
The Winter's TaleWT II.iii.98Although the print be little, the whole matterAlthough the Print be little, the whole Matter
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.614the whole army.the whole Army.

Poems

 6 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.a31 revealed the actor and whole manner of his dealing, and withal reuealed the Actor, and whole maner of his dealing, and withall
The Rape of LucreceLuc.a33 all vowed to root out the whole hated family of the Tarquins; all vowed to roote out the whole hated family of the Tarquins:
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1159 Than they whose whole is swallowed in confusion. Then they whose whole is swallowed in confusion.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1428 Stood for the whole to be imagined. Stood for the whole to be imagined.
SonnetsSonn.134.14 He pays the whole, and yet am I not free. He paies the whole, and yet am I not free.
Venus and AdonisVen.370 My heart all whole as thine, thy heart my wound; My heart all whole as thine, thy heart my wound,

Glossary

 19 result(s).
agewhole life, lifetime, days
alongthroughout the whole length of
boot-hoseover-stocking covering the whole of the lower leg
Charybdis[pron: ka'ribdis] mythological whirlpool in the Straits of Messina which swallowed ships whole
common[of land] in common possession, for the whole community
fullwhole, entire, complete
gallimaufrycomplete mixture, whole assembly, every sort
ginggang, company, whole household
grosswhole, total, entire
grossoverall total, whole amount
largein general, as a whole
outwearoutlast, last the whole length of
piecemend, repair, make whole
recureheal, make whole, restore to health
togetherwithout a break, whole
wholeunbroken, sound, intact
wholewell, good
wholehealthy, well, in sound condition
worldwhole of mankind, human race, mass of society

Thesaurus

 14 result(s).
amount, wholegross
assembly, wholegallimaufry
community, for the whole [of land]common
household, wholeging
last the whole length ofoutwear
length, last the wholeoutwear
life, wholeage
mankind, whole ofworld
wholegross
wholetogether
wholefull
whole, as alarge
whole, makerecure
whole, makepiece

Themes and Topics

 5 result(s).
Clothing... (as in ayl ii iv 6) for the whole or upper body term...
Negatives...centuries who tried to impose it on the whole of english despite the fact that the st...
Past tenses...ional way of referring to the class as a whole whether regular or irregular a rela...
Thou and you...ut plainly now addressing womankind as a whole (ham iii i 144) x and y both u...
World [outside Britain], places and peoples...straits of messina which swallowed ships whole scylla below cocytus tit ii ...

Words Families

 11 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
UNWHOLESOMEBASICsee WHOLE
WHOLEBASICwhole adj, whole n, whole adv, wholesome adj, wholly adv
WHOLEEMOTIONheart-whole adj
WHOLESTATEwholesome-profitable adj
WHOLENOTunwholesome adj
WHOLESOMEBASICsee WHOLE
WHOLLYBASICsee WHOLE
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