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quoth (v.)  said
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AC I.v.42 [Alexas to Cleopatra, of Antony] ‘Good friend,’ quoth he
AW I.ii.58 [King to all, of Bertram's father] ‘Let me not live’, quoth he
AW I.iii.68 [Clown to Countess, of Helen] Was this fair face the cause, quoth she
AW I.iii.83 [Clown to COuntess] One in ten, quoth 'a!
AYL II.i.47 [First Lord to Duke Senior, of Jaques] ‘Poor deer,’ quoth he
AYL II.i.51 [First Lord to Duke Senior, of Jaques] ‘'Tis right,’ quoth he
AYL II.i.54 [First Lord to Duke Senior, of Jaques] ‘Ay,’ quoth Jaques
AYL II.vii.18 [Jaques to Duke Senior, of Touchstone] ‘Good morrow, fool,’ quoth I
AYL II.vii.23 [Jaques to Duke Senior, of Touchstone] ‘Thus we may see’, quoth he, ‘how the world wags’
CE II.i.62 [Dromio of Ephesus to Adriana] ‘'Tis dinner-time,’ quoth I. ‘My gold,’ quoth he [and in following lines]
CE II.i.69 [Luciana to Dromio of Ephesus, responding to his unfinished narrative] Quoth who?
CE II.i.70 [Dromio of Ephesus to Luciana, responding to her question] Quoth my master
Cor I.i.128 [Menenius to First Citizen, of the belly] ‘True is it, my incorporate friends,’ quoth he
E3 II.i.29 [King Edward to Lodowick, of the Countess] ‘Even thus’, quoth she, ‘he spake’
E3 III.ii.11 [First Citizen to First Frenchman] What then, quoth you?
E3 V.i.120 [Salisbury to King Edward, of King John] ere we went, ‘Salute your king’, quoth he
Ham IV.v.63 [Ophelia singing, of a maid] Quoth she, ‘Before you tumbled me’
1H4 II.i.41 [Second Carrier to First Carrier, of Gadshill] Lend me thy lantern, quoth he
1H4 II.i.49 [Chamberlain to Gadshill] ‘At hand, quoth pick-purse’
2H4 V.iii.16 [Silence to all] Ah, sirrah! quoth 'a
H5 II.iii.17 [Hostess to all] ‘How now, Sir John?’ quoth I
3H6 IV.i.104 [Post to Edward, of the Queen] ‘Tell him,’ quoth she, ‘my mourning weeds are done’
H8 I.ii.193 [Surveyor to King Henry, of Buckingham] ‘If', quoth he, ‘I for this had been committed
H8 III.ii.34 [Suffolk to all, of the Cardinal] ‘I do’--quoth he--‘perceive / My King is tangled in affection to / A creature of the Queen's
LLL IV.iii.107 [Dumaine, reading his ode] Air, quoth he, thy cheeks may blow;
LLL IV.iii.219 [Berowne to King, of some lines showing love] ‘Did they?’ quoth you!
LLL V.ii.103 [Boyet to Princess] ‘For’, quoth the King, ‘an angel shalt thou see’
LLL V.ii.247 [Katharine to Longaville] ‘Veal’, quoth the Dutchman
LLL V.ii.277 [Maria to Princess] ‘Non point’, quoth I
Luc 253 [of Tarquin] Quoth he, ‘She took me kindly by the hand’
Luc 330 [of Tarquin] ‘So, so,’ quoth he, ‘these lets attend the time’ [and throughout the poem]
Luc 1800 [] ‘O,’ quoth Lucretius, ‘I did give that life’
Mac I.iii.5 [First Witch to others] ‘Give me,’ quoth I
MW II.i.129 [Page to all, of Nym] ‘The humour of it’, quoth'a!
PassP VI.14 [of Venus] ‘O Jove,’ quoth she, ‘why was not I a flood!’ [and throughout the poem]
Per II.i.78 [First Fisherman to Pericles] Die, quotha!
R2 V.iv.4 [Exton to Man, of King Henry] ‘Have I no friend?’ quoth he.
R3 II.iv.12 [York to Duchess of York] ‘Ay,’ quoth my uncle Gloucester
R3 III.vii.38 [Buckingham to Richard] ‘Thanks, gentle citizens and friends,’ quoth I
R3 IV.i.71 [Anne to Queen Elizabeth, of King Richard] ‘Be thou,’ quoth I, ‘accursed’
R3 IV.iii.9 [Tyrrel alone] ‘O, thus,’ quoth Dighton, ‘lay the gentle babes’
R3 V.i.26 [Buckingham to Sheriff, of Margaret's curse] ‘When he,’ quoth she, ‘shall split thy heart with sorrow’
RJ I.iii.34 [Nurse to Lady Capulet] Shake, quoth the dovehouse!
RJ II.iv.115 [Nurse to Romeo, of what he has just said] ‘For himself to mar’, quoth 'a
TC I.ii.158 [Pandarus to Cressida, quoting Helen] Quoth she: ‘Here's but two and fifty hairs on your chin, and one of them is white.’
TC V.i.71 [Thersites to himself] Sweet draught, sweet, quoth 'a!
Tem III.ii.31 [Trinculo to Stephano, of Caliban] &;squo;Lord’', quoth he! That a monster should be such a natural!
TG IV.iv.24 [Launce alone] quoth I, ‘you mean to whip the dog?’ [and sequence]
TS I.i.211 [Tranio to Lucentio, of Vincentio] ‘Be serviceable to my son’, quoth he
TS II.i.152 [Hortensio as Licio to all, of Katherina] ‘Frets, call you these?’ quoth she
TS III.ii.159 [Gremio to all, of Petruchio] ‘Ay, by gogs-wouns’, quoth he
TS III.ii.169 [Gremio to all, of Petruchio] He calls for wine. ‘A health!'’ quoth he
Ven 187 [] ‘Ay me,’ quoth Venus, ‘young, and so unkind!’ [and throughout the poem]