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ha
haberdasher
haberdepois
habiliment
habit
habited
habitude
hack
hackney
hackneyed
hade land
hadst
hag
hag-born
haggard
haggard-like
haggish
haggle
hag-seed
hail
hair
hair-worth
halberd
halcyon
hale
half
half-blooded
half-blown
half-cap
half-cheek
half-cheeked
half-face
half-faced
half-kirtle
half-malcontent
half-part
half-pence
half-sight
half-supped
half-sword, at
half-worker
half-world
halidom
hall
halloing
halloo
hallow
hallowed
hallowed verge
hallowing
halt
halter
haltered
halting
hammer
hamper
hams
hand
hand a
handfast
hand-fast
hand-in-hand
handkercher
handsaw
handsome
handsomely
handsomeness
handy-dandy
hang
hanged
hanger
hanging
hangman
Hannibal
hap
hapless
haply
happen
happily
happiness
happy
harbinger
harbour
harbourage
hard
hard-a-keeping
hard-favoured
hardiment
hardiness
hardly
hardness
hardoke
hard-ruled
hardy
hare-heart
hark
harlot
harlotry
harm
harmful
harmless
harness
harnessed
harp
harper
harpy
harrow
harry
hart
harvest-home
hast
haste
haste-post-haste
hasty
hasty-witted
hatch
hatched
hatchet
hatchment
hateful
hath
haud
haught
haughty
haunch
haunt
hautboy
have
have a
haven
haver
having
haviour
havoc
hawk
hawking
hawthorn-bud
hay
hazard
he
head
headborough
headed
heading
headlong
head-lugged
headly
headpiece
headstall
heady
heady-rash
health
healthful
heap
hear
hearer
hearing
hearken
hearsed
heart
heart (plural)
hearted
hearten up
heartless
heartlings
heart-offending
heart-whole
hearty
heat
heated
heath
heave
heaved-up
heaven
heavenly
heavens
heavily
heaviness
heaving
heavy
heavy-gaited
hebona
hectic
hedge
hedge-pig
hedge-priest
heed
heedful
heedfully
heedless
heel
heft
heigh
height
heightened
heighth
heinous
heinously
heir
heir general
hell-hated
hell-kite
helm
help
helpless
hem
hem a
hemlock
hempen
hempseed
hence
henceforth
hence-going
henchman
hent
herald
heraldry
herb
herblet
herb-woman
herdman
here
hereafter
here-approach
herein
here-remain
heritage
hermit
Herod of Jewry
heroical
hest
hewgh
hey
heyday
hic
hic et
hick
hide
hideous
hie
Hiems
high
high-battled
high-born
high-coloured
high-cross
high-day
high-engendered
higher
high-judging
high-lone
highly
high-minded
highmost
high-pitched
high-proof
high-repented
high-resolved
high-sighted
high-stomached
hight
high-vaunting
high-viced
high-witted
high-wrought
hild
hilding
hind
hinder legs
hindmost
hinge
hint
hip
hipped
hire
history
histy
hit
hither
hitherto
hive
hoar
Hob and Dick
hob, nob
hobby-horse
hodge-pudding
hogshead
hoise
hoist
hold
hold-door
hold-fast
holding
holding-anchor
hole
holidam
holiday
holiday time
holla
holland
hollow
hollowly
hollowness
holp
holy
holy tie
holy-ale
holy-cruel
holy-horse
homage
homager
home
homely
homespun
homicide
honest
honestly
honesty
honeyseed
honey-stalk
honeysuckle
honour
honourable
honoured
honour-owing
hood
hooded
hoodman
hoodman-blind
hoodwink
hoodwinked
hook
hoop
hope
hopeful
hopeless
hor-dock
horn
horn-beast
hornbook
horning
horn-mad
horn-maker
horologe
horrible
horrid
horridly
horse
horse-drench
horse-hairs
hose
hospitable
host
hostler
hot
hot-blooded
hot-house
hotly
hour
hourly
house
house-clog
household
housekeeper
house-keeping
housewife
housewifery
hovel
hovel-post
hovering
how
howbeit
however
howlet
howsomever
hox
hoy
hoyday
hue
hue and cry
hug
huge
hugger-mugger, in
hugy
hulk
hull
hum
human
humane
humanely
humanity
human-kindness
humble
humble-bee
humble-visaged
humidity
humming
humorous
humour
humoured
humour-letter
Hungarian
hungerly
hungry
hungry-starved
hunt
hunt's-up
hurdle
hurly
hurly-burly
hurricano
hurry
hurt
hurtle
hurtless
hurtling
husband
husband-friend
husbandry
hush
husht
huswife
Hydra-headed
hyen
hyperbolical
hysterica passio
haply (adv.)  perhaps, maybe, by chance, with luck
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AC III.xiii.48 [Thidias to Cleopatra, of the people in the room] So, haply, are they friends to Antony
AC IV.ii.26 [Antony to his servants] Haply you shall not see me more
AW I.iii.230 [Helena to Countess, of going to Paris] My lord your son made me to think of this. Else Paris ... / Had from the conversation of my thoughts / Haply been absent then
AW III.ii.76 [First Lord to Countess, of Bertram] 'Tis but the boldness of his hand, haply, which his heart was not consenting to
AW III.iv.35 [Countess to Steward, of Bertram and Helena] When haply he shall hear that she is gone, / He will return
AW IV.i.81 [First Soldier to Parolles] Haply thou mayst inform / Something to save thy life
CE V.i.60 [Abbess to Adriana, of chastising her husband] Haply in private
CE V.i.284 [Egeon to Duke] Haply I see a friend will save my life
Cor V.ii.16 [Menenius to First Watch, of Coriolanus] I have been / The book of his good acts whence men have read / His fame unparalleled, haply amplified
Cym III.iii.29 [Guiderius to Belarius] Haply this life is best-- / If quiet life be best
Cym III.iv.149 [Pisanio to Innogen] you should tread a course ... haply, near / The residence of Posthumus
Cym III.v.61 [Queen alone, of Innogen] Where is she gone? Haply, despair hath seized her
Cym IV.i.190 [Cloten alone, of Innogen] her father, who may--haply--be a little angry for my so rough usage
Cym V.v.314 [Belarius to Guiderius and Arviragus] I must / For mine own part unfold a dangerous speech, / Though haply well for you
E3 IV.iv.114 [Prince Edward to Herald, of Philip's gift] Haply he cannot pray without the book
Ham III.i.172 [Claudius to Polonius, of Hamlet] Haply the seas ... shall expel / This something-settled matter in his heart
Ham III.ii.186 [First Player as King to his Queen] And thou shalt live in this fair world behind, / Honoured, beloved; and haply one as kind
Ham IV.i.40 [Claudius to Gertrude] haply slander ... may miss our name
2H4 I.i.32 [Lord Bardolph to Northumberland, of Travers] he is furnished with no certainties / More than he haply may retail from me
H5 IV.vii.168 [King Henry to Warwick, of Fluellen] The glove which I have given him for a favour / May haply purchase him a box o'th' ear
H5 V.ii.93 [Queen Isabel to King Henry] Haply a woman's voice may do some good
2H6 III.i.240 [Suffolk to all, of Gloucester] The commons [will] haply rise to save his life
2H6 V.ii.79 [Queen to King] if we haply 'scape ... / We shall to London get
3H6 II.v.58 [Son to himself, of taking crowns from a dead man] that haply take them from him now
KL I.i.100 [Cordelia to Lear] Haply when I shall wed, / That lord whose hand must take my plight shall carry / Half my love with him
Luc 8 [of Tarquin] Haply the name of ‘chaste’ unhapp'ly set / This bateless edge on his keen appetite
Oth II.i.263 [Iago to Roderigo, of Cassio] he's rash and very sudden in choler, and haply with his truncheon may strike at you
Oth III.iii.260 [Othello alone] Haply, for I am black / And have not those soft parts of conversation / That chamberers have
Oth IV.ii.43 [Desdemona to Othello] If haply you my father do suspect
R3 II.ii.137 [Rivers to Richard, of their compact] it should be put / To no apparent likelihood of breach, / Which haply by much company might be urged
R3 III.v.59 [Buckingham to Lord Mayor, of the people and Hastings] who haply may / Misconstrue us in him and wail his death
R3 III.vii.143 [Richard to all] you might haply think
R3 IV.iv.273 [Queen Elizabeth to Richard, of herself] haply she will weep.
RJ V.iii.165 [Juliet to dead Romeo, of his lips] Haply some poison yet doth hang on them
Sonn 29.10 []in these thoughts myself almost despising, / Haply I think on thee
Sonn 89.11 [] Lest I ... haply of our old acquaintance tell
Sonn 101.5 [] Make answer, Muse: wilt thou not haply say, / Truth needs no colour
TG I.i.12 [Proteus to Valentine] Think on thy Proteus, when thou haply seest / Some rare noteworthy object in thy travel
TG I.i.32 [Valentine to Proteus] one fading moment's mirth, / With twenty, watchful, weary, tedious nights; / If haply won, perhaps a hapless gain
TG II.iv.11 [Valentine to Thurio, of seeming sad] Haply I do
TG III.i.25 [Duke to Proteus, of Valentine and Silvia] Haply when they have judged me fast asleep
TN I.ii.55 [Viola to Captain] Conceal me what I am, and be my aid / For such disguise as haply shall become / The form of my intent
TN III.iii.45 [Antonio to Sebastian] Haply your eye shall light upon some toy / You have desire to purchase
TN IV.ii.51 [Malvolio to Feste as Sir Topas] the soul of our grandam might haply inhabit a bird
TNK I.ii.51 [Palamon to Arcite] Why am I bound / By any generous bond to follow him / Follows his tailor, haply so long until / The followed make pursuit?
TS induction.1.135 [Lord to all] Haply my presence / May well abate the over-merry spleen
TS I.i.8 [Lucentio to Tranio] Here let us breathe and haply institute / A course of learning and ingenious studies
TS I.ii.55 [Petruchio to Hortensio] I have thrust myself into this maze, / Haply to wive and thrive as best I may
TS V.ii.170 [Katherina to Bianca and Widow] My mind hath been as big as one of yours, / My heart as great, my reason haply more
WT V.ii.20 [First Gentleman to Autolycus] Here comes a gentleman that haply knows more
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