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mace
Machiavel
machination
machine
maculate
maculation
mad
madam
mad-bred
madcap
madded
madding
made
madonna
madrigal
maggot-pie
magic
magistrate
magnanimious
magnanimity
magnanimous
magni
magnificent
magnifico
maid
maiden
maidenhead
maidhood
maid-pale
mail
mailed
maim
maimed
main
main a
main-course
mainly
mainport
mainsail
maintain
main-top
majestical
major
majority
make
makeless
make-peace
making
malady of France
malapert
malcontent
male
malediction
malefaction
malice
malicious
maliciously
malign
malignancy
malkin
mallard
mallecho
mallow
malmsey
malmsey-nose
malthorse
maltworm
mammer
mammet
mammock
man
man at arms
man of wax
manage
manager
mandate
mandragora
mandrake
man-entered
mangle
manhood
manifest
manifested
manifoldly
manikin
mankind
manly
manner
mannerly
mannish
man-of-arms
manor
man-queller
mansion
mansionry
mantle
mantled
manu
many
many a day, for this
map
mappery
mar
marble
marbled
marcantant
march
March-chick
marchpane
mare
margent
mark
mark a
mark b
market
market-man
marking
markman
marl
marmoset
married
marring
marrow
marry
marshal
mart
martial
martialist
martlemas
martlet
martyr
martyred
marvel
marvellous
Mary-bud
masculine
mash
mask
masoned
masonry
masque
masquing
mass
massy
mast
master
master-cord
masterdom
masterless
masterly
mastership
mastic
match
mate
mate and make
mated
material
matin
matron
matter
mattock
mature
maugre
maund
maw
may
maying
maze
mazed
mazzard
me
me pompae
meacock
mead
meagre
meal
mealy
mean
mean a
mean-apparelled
mean-born
meander
meaner
meanest
meaning
meanly
measles
measurable
measure
measuring
meat
mechanic
mechanical
medal
meddle
meddling
medice
medicinable
medicine
medicine a
medicine potable
meditance
meditate
meditation
medlar
meed
meet
meetly
meetness
meiny
melancholy
mell
mellowed
melting
member
memento
memorial
memorize
memory
mend
mended
merchandise
merchant
merchant-marring
mercy
mere
mered
merely
meridian
merit
mermaid
merry
mervailous
mess
message, of
messenger
met
metal
metal of India
metamorphose
metamorphosed
metaphysical
mete
meteor
mete-yard
metheglin
methinks
method
methought
metre
mettle
mew
mewl
micher
miching
mickle
microcosm
middle earth
mid-season
mighty
milch
milch-kine
militarist
milk-livered
milk-pap
milky
millioned
mill-sixpence
mimic
mince
minced
mincing
mind
minded
mine
mineral
mingle
minikin
minimus
minion
minister
minnow
minority
minstrel
minstrelsy
minute
minute-jack
minutely
mirable
miracle
mire
mirror
mirth
misadventure
misadventured
Misanthropos
misbecome
misbecomingly
misbegot
misbegotten
miscall
miscarry
mischance
mischief
mischievous
misconster
misconstruction
miscreant
miscreate
misdemean
misdo
misdoubt
misdread
miser
misery
misgive
misgoverned
misgovernment
misgraffed
mishap
mishaved
mislike
misordered
misplace
misprised
misprision
misprize
misprizing
misproud
misreport
miss
missed
misshapen
mis-sheathe
missing
missingly
missive
misspeak
mist
mistake
mistempered
mistful
misthink
misthought
mistreading
mistrust
mistrustful
misuse
mitigate
mitigation
mo
moan
mobled
mock
mocked, well
mockery
mocking
model
modern
modest
modestly
modesty
modicum
module
moe
moiety
moist
moist star
moldwarp
mole
molest
molestation
mollification
mollis
mome
moment
momentany
monarchize
monarcho
monopoly
monsieur
monster
monstrous
monstruosity
montant
monument
monumental
mood
moody
moody-mad
moon, below the
mooncalf
moonish
moonshine
mop
mope
moped
moping
mopping
moral
moralise
moraller
more
more a
more-having
moreover
morisco
morn
morn-dew
morris
morris, nine men's
morris-pike
morrow
morsel
mort
mortal
mortality
mortally
mortal-staring
mortar-piece
mortgage
mortified
mortifying
mortise
mose in the chine
most
mot
mote
mother
mother-wit
motion
motive
motley
motley-minded
mould
moulten
mount
mountain
mountaineer
mountain-foot
mountain-squire
mountant
mountanto
mountebank
mounted
mounting
mournful
mourningly
mouse
mouse-hunt
mouth
mouthed
mouth-friend
mouth-honour
movable
move
moveable
moved
mover
moving
mow
mowing
moy
much
mud
muddied
muddy
muddy-mettled
muffle
muffled
muleteer
mulled
multiplied
multipotent
multitude
multitudinous
mum
mumble
mumble-news
mummer
mummy
mundane
muniment
mural
murder
murdering-piece
mure
murmur
murrain
murrion
murther
muscadel
muse
muset
mushrump
music
musit
musk-cat
muss
mussel-shell
mustachio
muster
muster-file
mutability
mutation
mute
mutine
mutiny
mutton
mutual
mutuality
mutually
mynheer
mystery
mortal (adj.) 1fatal, deadly, lethal
mortal (adj.) 2human, subject to death, characterized by mortality
mortal (adv.)  fatally, lethally, destructively
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AC V.i.64 [Caesar to Proculeius, of Cleopatra] Lest in her greatness, by some mortal stroke, / She do defeat us
AC V.ii.302 [Cleopatra to an asp] Come, thou mortal wretch
AW III.vi.70 [Parolles to Bertram] I will ... put myself into my mortal preparation [or: for possible death]
Cor II.ii.109 [Cominius to all, of Coriolanus] Alone he entered / The mortal gate of th'city
Cor III.i.295 [Menenius to Sicinius, of Coriolanus as a limb] Mortal, to cut it off
Cym III.iv.18 [Innogen to Pisanio, of the letter] which to read / Would be even mortal to me
Cym V.iii.51 [Posthumus to Lord, of the Britons] are grown / The mortal bugs o'th' field
Cym V.v.50 [Cornelius to Cymbeline, of the Queen] she had / For you a mortal mineral
Cym V.v.235 [Cymbeline to all] the gods do mean to strike me / To death with mortal joy
2H6 III.ii.263 [Salisbury to King, of the King being attacked by a serpent while sleeping] The mortal worm might make the sleep eternal
3H6 II.ii.15 [Clifford to King] Who 'scapes the lurking serpent's mortal sting?
3H6 II.ii.83 [Edward to King] wilt thou ... set thy diadem upon my head; / Or bide the mortal fortune of the field?
KJ III.i.259 [Cardinal Pandulph to King Philip] thou mayst hold ... / A chafed lion by the mortal paw
Luc 364 [of Lucrece at Tarquin's approach] She ... / Lies at the mercy of his mortal sting
Luc 724 [of Tarquin's soul] She says her subjects ... [have] by their mortal fault brought in subjection / Her immortality
Mac I.v.39 [Lady Macbeth alone] Come, you spirits / That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here
Mac III.iv.80 [Macbeth to Lady Macbeth, of dead men] now they rise again / With twenty mortal murders on their crowns
Mac IV.iii.3 [Macduff to Malcolm] Let us ... / Hold fast the mortal sword
Oth II.i.72 [Cassio to all] The guttered rocks ... do omit / Their mortal natures [F; Q common]
Oth III.iii.352 [Othello to Iago, of the trappings of war] you mortal engines ... / Farewell!
Oth III.iv.111 [Cassio to Desdemona] If my offence be of such mortal kind
Oth V.ii.204 [Gratiano as if to Desdemona, of Brabantio] Thy match was mortal to him
Per III.ii.109 [Cerimon to all, of Thaisa] her relapse is mortal
RJ V.i.66 [Apothecary to Romeo, of a lethal poison] Such mortal drugs I have
Tit IV.i.92 [Marcus to all] we will prosecute by good advice / Mortal revenge upon these traitorous Goths
TN III.iv.255 [Fabian to Viola as Cesario, of Sir Andrew] I know the knight is incensed against you, even to a mortal arbitrement
TN III.iv.269 [Sir Toby to Sir Andrew, of Viola as Cesario] he gives me the stuck-in with such a mortal motion that it is inevitable
Ven 618 [Venus to Adonis, of a boar] Like to a mortal butcher bent to kill
Ven 953 [Venus as if to death] Nature cares not for thy mortal vigour
WT III.ii.146 [Paulina to Leontes, of Mamillius's death] This news is mortal to the Queen
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