Glossary

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knavery (n.) 1roguish trick, rouguery, trickery
knavery (n.) 2treachery, trap, trickery
knavery (n.) 3showy adornment, trumpery, ornamentation
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AW I.iii.12 [Countess to Clown] you ... have ability enough to make such knaveries yours
AYL I.ii.72 [Touchstone to Celia and Rosalind] By my knavery - if I had it
MND III.i.106 [Bottom alone, of his companions] This is a knavery of them to make me afeard
MND III.i.114 [Bottom alone, of his companions] I see their knavery
MND III.ii.346 [Oberon to Puck] committest thy knaveries wilfully
TC II.iii.71 [Thersites to Patroclus] Here is such patchery, such juggling, and such knavery!
TN IV.ii.67 [Sir Toby to Feste] I would we were well rid of this knavery
TS I.ii.136 [Grumio to Hortensio and Petruchio, of their plan] Here's no knavery!
TS V.i.125 [Baptista to Vincentio] I [will go in] to sound the depth of this knavery