Glossary

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baby
baccare, backare
bacchanal
bachelor
back
backare
backbite
backfriend
backing
backside
backsword
back-trick
backward
backwardly
bacon
bacon-fed
bad
bade
badge
baffle
bag
baggage
bagpipe
bail
bailiff
bait
baiting-place
bake
baked meats
balance
bald
baldric, baldrick
bale
baleful
balk
ball
ballad
ballasting
ballet
ballow
balm
balmy
balsam
balsamum
ban
bancrout, bankrout, bankerout
band
bandetto, banditto
ban-dog
bandy
bandying
bane
bang
bank
banket
bankrout, bankerout
banneret
banning
banquet, banket
banquet, running
bar
barbarism
Barbary cock-pigeon
Barbary hen
barbed
barber-monger
bare
bare-bone
bare-boned
bare-gnawn
barely
bareness
barful
baring
bark
bark about
barked
barky
barley broth
barley-break
barm
barn
barnacle
barren
barrenness
barren-spirited
barricado
barrow
Bartholomew boar-pig
Bartholomew-tide
base
base viol
base-born
base-court
baseless
basely
baseness
bashful
basilisk
basis
basket-hilt
bass viol, base viol
bass, base
bastard
bastardizing
bastardly
bastardy
baste
bastinado
bat
batch
bate
bate-breeding
bated
bateless
bat-fowling
batler, batlet
battalia
batten
battery
battle
battled
batty
bauble
baubling, bawbling
baulk, balk
bavian
bavin
bawcock
bawd
bawdry
bawdy
bawdy-house
bay
be
beached
beachy
bead
beadle
beadsman
beak
beam
bear
bear a
bearard
beard
bearer
bearherd, bear-herd, bearard, bearward, berrord
bearing
bearing-cloth
bearward
beast
beastly
beat
beaten
beating
beauty
beauty-waning
beaver
because
bechance
beck
becking
beckon
beckoning
become
becomed
becoming
bedashed
bedazzle
bed-blotting
bedded
bedew
bedfellow
bed-hanger
bedim
Bedlam
bed-presser
bedred
bedrench
bedrid, bed-rid, bedred
bed-right
bed-swerver
bed-vow
bedward, to
beefs
beef-witted
beer / ale, small
beesome
beest
beest-eating
beetle
beetle-headed
befall
befall of
before
before-breach
beforehand
before-time
befortune
beg
beget
beggar
beggared
beggar-fear
beggarly
beggary
begird
begnaw
beguild
beguile
beguiling
behalf
behaviour
behest
behind
behindhand
behold
beholden
beholding
behoof
behoofeful
behove
behoveful, behoofeful
behowl
being
being that
belch
belching
beldam
be-lee
belie
belief
belike
bell
bellman
bell-wether
belly
belly doublet
belly-god
belly-pinched
belock
belong
belonging
beloving
bemadding
bemeet
bemete, be-mete
bemoaning
bemock
bemocked-at
bemoil
bemonster, be-monster
ben venuto
bench
bencher
bench-hole
bend
bending
beneath
benediction
benefactor
benefice
benefit
benet
benevolence
benison
bent
benumbed
bepaint
bepray
bequeath
berattle
beray
bereave
bereaved
berhyme, be-rime
Bermoothes
berrord
bescreen
beseech
beseek
beseem
beseeming
beset
beshrew, 'shrew
beside
besides
besiege
beslubber
besmear
besmirch
besom
besonian, bezonian
besort
bespeak
bespice
bespoke
best
best a
bestained
best-boding
best-conditioned
bestead, bested
bestir
best-moving
bestow
bestowing
bestraught
bestrew
bestride
best-tempered
betake
beteem, beteene
beteene
bethink
bethinking
bethought
bethump
betide
betime
betimes
betossed
betray
betrim
better
bettered
betumbled
between
betwixt
bevel
bevy
beware
bewasted
beweep
bewet
bewhore
bewitchment
bewray
bezonian
bias
bias-drawing
bibble-babble
bid
bid the base / bass
biddy
bide
bide upon
biding
bifold, by-fold
big
biggen
bigger-looked
bigness
bilbo
bilboes
bile
bill
billet
billing
bind
bind in
bind up
bird
bird-bolt, burbolt
birding
birdlime
birth
birth-child
birthdom
birthright
bis
bisson
bit
bite
bite one's thumb
bite one's tongue
biting
bitter
bitumed
blab
blabber
blabbing
black
blackamoor
black-cornered
bladder
blade
bladed
blain
blame
blameful
blank
blank charter
blaspheme
blast
blasted
blasting
blastment
blaze
blazon
blazoned
blazoning
bleak
blear
bleared
bleed
bleeding
blench
blend
blent
bless
blessed, blest
blessedly
blind
blindness
blind-worm
blinking
blister
blistered
blithe
bloat
block
blockish
blood
blood-boltered
blood-drinking
blood-sized
bloody
bloody-minded
bloomed
blossoms
blot
blot out
blow
blown
blowt
blowze
blubbered
blue
bluebottle
blue-cap
blunt
blur
blurt
blurt at
blushing
bluster
blusterer
blustering
blusterous
board
boast off
bob
bobtail
bode
bodement
bodge
boding
bodkin
body
body forth
bodykins
boggle
boggler
Bohemian-Tartar
boiled
boiled-brain
boisterous
boisterously
bold
bolden
boldened
boldness
bolin
bollen
bolster
bolt
bolted
bolter
bolting
bolting-hutch
bombard, bumbard
bombast, bumbast
bona-roba
bond
bondage
bondmaid
bondman
bondslave
bone
bone-ache, Neapolitan
bonnet
bonny
book
bookish
book-man
book-mate
book-oath
boon
boor
boorish
boot
boot-hose
bootless
bo-peep
border
bordering
bore
boresprit
borne
borrow
borrowed
bosky
bosom
bosomed
bossed
botch
botcher
botchy
both
both-sides
bots
bottle
bottle-ale
bottled
bottom
bottomless
boughs
bought and sold
bounce
bouncing
bound
bound a
bounded
bounden
bounding
bounteous
bounteously
bounty
bourn
bout
bow
bow hand
bow-back
bowed
bowels
bower
bowget
bowling, bowline
box-tree
boy
boy-queller
brabble
brabbler
brace
braced
bracelet
brach
brag
braggardism, braggartism
bragged
bragging
bragless
braid
braided
brain
brained
brainish
brainsick, brain-sick
brain-sickly
brake
bran
branch
branched
branchless
brand
brandish
brass
brass, braze
brassy
brat
brave
bravely
bravery
braving
brawl
brawling
brawn
brawn-buttock
braze
brazen
brazen-faced
brazier
breach
bread
bread-chipper
break
break a
breaking
break-neck
break-promise
break-vow
breast
breath
breathe
breathed
breather
breathing
breathing while
breathless
breech
breeching
breed
breed-bate
breeder
breeding
breese, breeze
brew
brewage
brewed
brew-house
briar
bribed
briber
bridal
bride
bride-habited
bridehouse
bridle
brief
briefly
briefness
brim
brimmed
brinded
brine
brine-pit
bring
bring a
bringing up
bringing-forth
brinish
brisk
brisky
Britain
Brittaine
broach
broached
broad
broad-fronted
brock
brogue
broil
broke
broken
broker, broker-between
broker-lackey
broking
brooch
brood
brood, on
brooded
brook
broom-grove
broomstaff
brother
brotherhood
brought abed / to bed
brow
brow-bind
brown
browny
browse
bruise
bruising
bruit
brunt
brush
bubble
bubukle, bubuncle
buck
buck-basket
bucket
bucking
buckle
buckler
buckram, buckrom
buck-washing
bud
budge, bodge
budger
budget
buff
buffet
bug
bugbear
bugle
bugle-bracelet
building
bulk
bull-beef
bullet
bull's-pizzle
bully
bully rook
bulwark
bum-baily, bum-bailiff
bumbard
bumbast
bunch-backed
bung
buoy up
bur
burbolt
burden
burdened, burthened
burdenous
burden-wise
burdock
burgher
burgomaster
burgonet
burial
burly-boned
burn
burnet
burning zone
burnt
burr
burst
burthen
bury
bush
business
buskined
busky
buss
bustling
busy
but
butcherly
butchery
butler
butt
butt-end
butter
butter-woman
buttery
buttery bar
button
buttoned
butt-shaft
buxom
buy
buzz
buzzard
buzzer
buzzing
by
by and by
by any means
by-dependance
by-drinking
by-fold
by-gone
byle, bile
by-past
by-peep
by-room
by-word
bawd (n.)  pimp, procurer, pander, go-between
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AYL III.ii.76 [Touchstone to Corin] to be bawd to a bellwether
Ham I.iii.130 [Polonius to Ophelia, of Hamlet's vows] Breathing like sanctified and pious bawds, The better to beguile
Ham III.i.112 [Hamlet to Ophelia] For the power of beauty will sooner transform honesty from what it is to a bawd
1H4 I.ii.8 [Prince Hal to Falstaff] Unless hours were cups of sack, and minutes capons, and clocks the tongues of bawds
H5 III.vi.61 [Gower to Fluellen, of Pistol] I remember him now--a bawd, a cutpurse
H5 V.i.81 [Pistol alone] Well, bawd I'll turn, / And something lean to cutpurse of quick hand
KJ II.i.582 [Bastard alone, of commodity] This bawd, this broker, this all-changing word
KJ III.i.59 [Constance to all, of Fortune] with her golden hand hath plucked on France / To tread down fair respect of sovereignty, / And made his majesty the bawd to theirs
KJ III.i.60 [Constance to all] France is a bawd to fortune and King John, / That strumpet fortune, that usurping John!
KL II.ii.18 [disguised Kent to and of Oswald] one that wouldst be a bawd in way of good service
KL III.ii.92 [Fool alone] When ... bawds and whores do churches build
Luc 623 [Lucrece to Tarquin] Thou ... mak'st fair reputation but a bawd
Luc 768 [Lucrece as if to night] Blind muffled bawd, dark harbour for defame
Luc 886 [Lucrece as if to opportunity] Thou foul abettor, thou notorious bawd
MM II.i.74 [Elbow to Escalus, of Mistress Overdone] this house, if it be not a bawd's house, it is pity of her life
MM II.i.209 [Escalus to Pompey] you are partly a bawd
MM II.i.224 [Pompey to Escalus] If your worship will take order for the drabs and the knaves, you need not to fear the bawds
MM III.i.153 [Isabella to Claudio] Mercy to thee would prove itself a bawd
MM III.ii.17 [disguised Duke to Pompey] a bawd, a wicked bawd!
MM III.ii.56 [Lucio to Pompey] Ever your fresh whore and your powdered bawd
MM III.ii.62 [Elbow to Lucio, of why Pompey is going to prison] For being a bawd
MM III.ii.65 [Lucio to Elbow, of Pompey] Bawd is he doubtless, and of antiquity too; bawd-born
MM III.ii.187 [Provost to Escalus, of Mistress Overdone] A bawd of eleven years' continuance
MM IV.ii.13 [Provost to Pompey] you have been a notorious bawd
MM IV.ii.47 [Pompey to Provost] I do find your hangman is a more penitent trade than your bawd
Oth IV.ii.19 [Othello alone, of Emilia] she's a simple bawd / That cannot say as much
Per IV.ii.1 [stage direction] Enter the three Bawds
Per IV.vi.35 [Lysimachus to Boult, of Boult saying he can be modest] That dignifies the renown of a bawd no less than it gives a good report to a number to be chaste
Per Chorus.V.11 [Gower, of Marina] her gain / She gives the cursed bawd
R2 V.iii.66 [York to King Henry] So shall my virtue be his vice's bawd / An he shall spend mine honour with his shame
RJ II.iv.127 [Mercutio to Romeo and Benvolio, of the Nurse] A bawd, a bawd, a bawd!
TC I.ii.281 [Cressida alone, as if to Pandarus] you are a bawd
TC V.x.37 [Pandarus alone] O traitors and bawds, how earnestly are you set a-work
Tim II.ii.64 [Apemantus to Caphis, of the Servants] Poor rogues and usurers' men, bawds between gold and want!
Tim II.ii.88 [Apemantus to Page] thou wast born a bastard, and thou'lt die a bawd
Tim IV.iii.115 [Timon to Alcibiades] Strike me the counterfeit matron--/ It is her habit only that is honest, / Herself's a bawd
Tim IV.iii.135 [Timon to Phrynia and Timandra, of how much gold he has] Enough to make a whore forswear her trade,< / And to make whores, a bawd
Ven 792 [] O strange excuse, / When reason is the bawd to lust's abuse!
WT II.iii.68 [Leontes to all, of Paulina] A most intelligencing bawd!