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eager
ean
eaning
eanling
ear
ear-bussing
earing
ear-kissing
earl
early
earn
earnest
earnest-gaping
earnestly
earth
earth-delving
earthly
earth-vexing
earthy
ease
easeful
easily
easiness
easy
easy-held
easy-melting
ebbed
ebon
Ebrew
ecce
ech
eche
ecstasy
eddy
edge
edged
edgeless
edict
edify
education
ee
e'en
effect
effectless
effectual
effectually
effeminate
effigy
effuse
effusion
eftest
eftsoons
egal, egall
egally
eggshell
eglantine
egma
ego
egregious
egress and regress
eisel, eisell, esile, eysell
eke
elbow
eld
elder
elder-gun
eldest
elect
elected
election
elegancy
elegy
element
eleven and twenty long
elf
elf-lock
elf-skin
eliad
ell
else
elvish-marked
emballing
embark
embarquement
embassade
embassador
embassage, ambassage
embassy
embattailed
embattle
embayed
ember-eve
emblaze
emblem
embody
embolden
emboss
embossed
embound
embowel
embowelled
embrace
embraced
embracement
embrasure
embrue
eminence
emmet
emmew
empale
empannel
emperal
emperial
emperious
empery
emphasis
empierce
empire
empiric
empiricutic
empleached, impleached
employ
employment
empoison
emportment
empty
emulate
emulation
emulator
emulous
emure
enact
enacture
enamelled
enamoured [on]
encaged, incaged
encamp
encave
enchafe
enchafed
enchant
enchanting
enchantingly
enchased
enclog
enclose
encloud
encompass
encompassed
encompassment
encouch
encounter
encounterer
encrimsoned
encumbered
end
endamage
endamagement
endart
endeared
endeavour
ending
endite
endless
endow
endowment
endue
endued
endurance
endure
enew
enfeoff
enfettered
enfoldings
enforce
enforced
enforcedly
enforcement
enfranched
enfranchise
enfranchisement
enfreed
enfreedom
engage
engaged
engaol
engender
engendered
engendering
engild
engine
engineer
engirt
englut
engraff
engraffed
engross
engrossing
engrossment
enguard
enigmatical
enjoined
enjoy
enjoyer
enjoying
enlard
enlarge
enlargement
enlighten
enlink
ennactor
enormity
enormous
enow
enpatron
enpearce
enraged
enrank
enrapt
enridged
enring
enrobe
enrol
enrolled
enrooted
enround
enscarped
enschedule
ensconce
enseamed
ensear
ensheltered
enshield
ensign
ensinewed
enskied
enstate
ensteeped
ensue
enswathe
entail
entame
enter
entered
enterlude
entertain
entertainer
entertainment
enthralled
enticing
entire
entirely
entitle, intitle
entitule, intitule
entomb
entrails
entrance
entranced
entreasured
entreat
entreatment
entrench, intrench
entwist
enure, inure
enurn
envenom
envenomed (adj.)
envious
enviously
envire
environ
envoy
envy
enwheel
enwomb
enwrap
Ephesian
epicure
Epicurean
epicurism
epithet
epitheton
epitome
equal
equally
equalness
equinoctial
equinox
equipage
equity
equivocal
equivocation
equivocator
ere
erection
erewhile
ergo
eriall
eringo
err
errand
errant
erring
erroneous
error
erst
eruption
escape
eschew
escote
esile
esperance
espial
espouse
espy
esquire
essay
essence
essentially
est
estate
esteem
estimable
estimate
estimation
estridge
et bonum
et opus
et tu
etcetera
eternal
eterne
eternity
eternize
Ethiop
Ethiopian
even
even-Christian
evenly
even-pleached
event
ever
ever among
ever and anon
ever-bibbing
ever-during
everlasting
evermore
everywhere
evidence
evident
evil
evitate
ewer
exact
exaction
exactly
exalt
examination
example
exampled
exasperate
exceed
exceeding
excellency
excellent
except
exception
exceptless
excess
exchange
excite
excitement
exclaim
exclamation
excrement
excursion
excuse
execration
execute
execution
executor
exempt
exequies
exercise
exeunt
exhalation
exhale
exhaled
exhaust
exhibit
exhibiter
exhibition
exigent
exion
exorciser
exorcism
exorcist
expect
expectance
expectancy
expectation
expecter
expedience
expedient
expediently
expedition
expeditious
expend
expense
experience
experiment
experimental
expert
expiate
expiation
expire
expired
exploit
exposition
expositor
expostulate
expostulation
exposture
exposure
express
expressure
expulse
exquisite
exsufflicate
extant
extemporal
extemporally
extempore
extend
extended
extent
extenuate
extenuation
exteriorly
extermine
extern
extinct
extincted
extincture
extinguish
extirp
extirpate
extolment
extort
extorted
extracting
extraught
extravagancy
extravagant
extreme
extremity
exufflicate
eyas
eyas-musket
eye
eye-glass
eyeless
eye-offending
eye-strings
eyne
eyrie
eysell
envious (adj.)  malicious, spiteful, vindictive, full of enmity
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AYL I.i.134 [Oliver to Charles, of Orlando] an envious emulator of every man's good parts
AYL I.ii.229 [Celia to Rosalind] My father's rough and envious disposition / Sticks me at heart
AYL II.i.4 [Duke Senior to all] Are not these woods / More free from peril than the envious court?
E3 II.i.285 [King Edward to Warwick] a poison-sucking envious spider
Ham IV.vii.173 [Gertrude to all, of Ophelia] on the pendent boughs her crownet weeds / Clambering to hang, an envious sliver broke
1H6 III.i.26 [Gloucester to Winchester] The King, thy sovereign, is not quite exempt / From envious malice of thy swelling heart
1H6 III.i.196 [Exeter alone] this base and envious discord
1H6 III.iv.33 [Basset to Vernon] The envious barking of your saucy tongue
1H6 IV.i.90 [Basset to King] This fellow here with envious carping tongue / Upbraided me
2H6 II.iv.12 [Gloucester to himself, as if to the Duchess] The abject people gazing on thy face / With envious looks
2H6 II.iv.35 [Duchess to Gloucester] when I start, the envious people laugh
H62 III.i.157 [Gloucester to King] Sharp Buckingham unburdens with his tongue / The envious load that lies upon his heart
3H6 III.ii.157 [Richard alone] To make an envious mountain on my back
3H6 V.vi.25 [King to Richard, of the King's son] thyself, the sea / Whose envious gulf did swallow up his life
H8 II.i.45 [Second Gentleman to First Gentleman, of sending Surrey to Ireland] That trick of state / Was a deep envious one
H8 III.ii.243 [Wolsey to all] Follow your envious courses, men of malice
H8 III.ii.446 [Wolsey to Cromwell] Still in thy right hand carry gentle peace / To silence envious tongues
JC II.i.178 [Brutus to all, of acting moderately] This shall make / Our purpose necessary, and not envious
JC III.ii.176 [Antony to all, of a cut in Caesar's cloak] See what a rent the envious Casca made
LLL I.i.100 [King to Berowne] Berowne is like an envious sneaping frost
MV III.ii.282 [Salerio to Bassanio, of Shylock] none can drive him from the envious plea / Of forfeiture, of justice, and his bond
R2 II.i.62 [John of Gaunt to all, of England] Whose rocky shore beats back the envious siege / Of watery Neptune
R2 III.iii.66 [Bolingbroke to all, of the sun] When he perceives the envious clouds are bent / To dim his glory and to stain the track
R3 I.iii.26 [Derby to Queen Elizabeth, of the Countess Richmond] [do] not believe / The envious slanders of her false accusers
R3 I.iv.38 [Clarence to Keeper] still the envious flood / Stopped in my soul
RJ I.i.151 [Montague to Benvolio] the bud bit with an envious worm
RJ II.ii.4 [Romeo to himself] Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon
RJ II.ii.7 [Romeo to himself] Be not her maid, since she is envious
RJ III.i.168 [Benvolio to Prince] An envious thrust from Tybalt hit the life / Of stout Mercutio
RJ III.ii.40 [Juliet to Nurse, of supposing Romeo dead] Can heaven be so envious?
RJ III.v.7 [Romeo to Juliet] Look, love, what envious streaks / Do lace the severing clouds in yonder East
TC I.iii.133 [Ulysses to all] every step ... grows to an envious fever / Of pale and bloodless emulation
TC III.iii.173 [Ulysses to all] Love, friendship, charity, are subjects all / To envious and calumniating time
Tit III.i.96 [Titus to Marcus] I stand as one upon a rock ... / Who marks the waxing tide grow wave by wave, / Expecting ever when some envious surge / Will in his brinish bowels swallow him
TNK II.i.319 [Palamon to Gaoler] Devils take 'em / That are so envious to me!
TNK V.iv.61 [Pirithous to all] what envious flint ... darted a spark ... I comment not
TS induction.2.64 [First Servingman to Sly, of Sly's wife's tears] Like envious floods o'errun her lovely face
Ven 705 [of Tarquin] Each envious brier his weary legs doth scratch
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