Glossary

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gaberdine
gad
gage
gain
gaingiving
gainsay
gainsaying
gainst
gait
gale
gall
gallant
gallantry
gallant-springing
galled
gallery
galliard
galliass
gallimaufry
galloglass
gallow
Galloway nag
gallows
gambol
gambold
gamboys
game
gamesome
gamester
gamoth
gamut
gan
gap
gape
gaping
gar
garb
garbage
garboil
garden-house
gardon
garland
garner
garnish
gaskins
gast
gastness
gate
gather
gaud
gaudy
gauntlet
gawded
gay
gaze
gear
geck
geld
gelding
gem
geminy
gender
gender a
general
general-gross
generally
generation
generative
generosity
generous
genius
gennet
gentility
gentle
gentle a
gentle b
gentle-hearted
gentleman
gentleman in arms
gentleman of a company
gentleness
gentlewoman
gently
gentry
George
german
germen
gest
gesture
get
getter
getting
ghastly
ghost
ghostly
giantess
gib
gibbet
gibbet-maker
gibe
giber
gibing
gibingly
giddily
giddiness
giddy
giddy-paced
gift
gig
giglot
gild
gilded
gillyvor
gilt
gimmaled
gimmers
gin
ging
gipe
gird
girded
girdle
girt
girth
give
give a
give b
given
giving out
glad
gladding
glade
gladly
glaive
glance
glanders
glass
glass eyes
glass-faced
glass-gazing
glassy
glaze
glean
gleaned
gleek
glib
glimpse
glister
glistering
globe
globy
glooming
glorify
glorious
glory
glose
gloss
glover
glow
gloze
gloze a
glue
glut
glutton
gnarl
gnarling
go
go a
gobbet
god
goer-between
gog
going
going out
gold
golden
goldenly
gone
good
good deed
good life
good night
good now
good-conceited
good-den
good-faced
goodly
goodman
goodness
good-night
good-presaging
goodwife
good-year
good-years
goose
goose pen
goosequill
gorbellied
Gordian knot
gore-blood
gored
gorge
gorget
gosling
gospelled
goss
gossamer
gossip
gossiping
gossip-like
got
gourd
gout
govern
governess
government
governor
gown
grace
graced
graceful
graceless
gracious
graciously
gradation
graff
graffing
graft
grafter
grain
grained
gramercy
grand
grand guard
grandam
grandjuror
grandsire
grange
grant
granted
grapple
grasp
grass
grate
grateful
gratify
gratillity
gratis
gratulate
grave
grave-beseeming
graved
gravel
gravelled
graven
gravity
grease
greasily
great
great-belly
greatly
greatness
grece
gree
greediness
Greek
Greekish
green
greenly
green-sickness
greet
greeting
greise
grey
gride
grief
grief-shot
grievance
grieve
grieved
grievous
grievously
griffin
grim-looked
grim-visaged
grin
grind
gripe
griping
grise
grisled
grisly
grize
grizzle
grizzled
groan
groaning
groat
groom
gross
grossly
grossness
ground
grounded
groundlings
ground-piece
grovelling
grow
grub
grudge
grudging
grumble
grumbling
guard
guardage
guardant
guarded
gudgeon
guerdon
guess
guessingly
guestwise
guide
guider
guidon
guilder
guile
guiled
guileful
guiltless
guilty
guinea-hen
guise
gules
gulf
gull
gull-catcher
gum
gun-stone
gurnet
gust
guttered
gyve
gallant (adj.) 1fine, splendid, grand
gallant (adj.) 2showy, fancy, ostentatious
gallant (n.) 1fine gentleman, man of fashion
gallant (n.) 2man-of-war, warship
gallant (n.) 3flag flown on the rear mast of a ship
gallant of war (n.)  man-of-war, warship
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Address forms
AYL I.ii.187 [Charles to all, of Orlando] where is this young gallant
AYL II.ii.17 [Duke Frederick to all, of Orlando] fetch that gallant hither
Ham IV.vii.83 [Claudius to Laertes, of Lamord] But this gallant / Had witchcraft in't [i.e. his horsemanship]
1H4 II.iv.271 [Falstaff to all] Gallants, lads, boys
1H6 III.ii.41 [Pucelle to the English] Good morrow, gallants
2H6 V.iii.4 [York to all, of Salisbury] like a gallant in the brow of youth
H8 I.iii.19 [Lovell to Lord Chamberlain, of the purpose of a proclamation] The reformation of our travelled gallants
LLL V.ii.126 [Princess to all, of the King's party] The gallants shall be tasked
LLL V.ii.308 [Boyet to ladies] The gallants are at hand
LLL V.ii.321 [Berowne to all, of Boyet] This gallant pins the wenches on his sleeve
LLL V.ii.363 [Princess to King, of the Russian visitors] Trim gallants, full of courtship and of state
MA III.iv.87 [Ursula to Hero] all the gallants of the town, are come to fetch you to church
MA IV.i.311 [Beatrice to Benedick, of Claudio] Count Comfect; a sweet gallant, surely!
MW II.i.21 [Mistress Page alone, of Falstaff] to show himself a young gallant
MW III.ii.1 [Mistress Page to Robin] Nay, keep your way, little gallant
Oth II.iii.39 [Iago to Cassio] the gallants desire it [that Cassio should drink with them]
R2 V.iii.15 [King Henry to Percy, of Henry's son] what said the gallant?
Tem I.ii.414 [Prospero to Miranda, of Ferdinand] This gallant which thou seest / Was in the wrack
TS III.ii.84 [Petruchio to all] where be these gallants?
TS IV.iii.192 [Hortensio to himself, of Petruchio] this gallant will command the sun
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