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vex (v.)  afflict, trouble, torment
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1H6 I.iv.13 [Master Gunner to Boy, of the English] how with most advantage / They may vex us with shot or with assault
3H6 [George to Richard, of dead Clifford] vex him with eager words
JC IV.iii.114 [Cassius to and of Brutus] When grief and blood ill-tempered vexeth him?
KL III.iv.58 [Edgar as Poor Tom to Lear] Do Poor Tom some charity, whom the foul fiend vexes
KL V.iii.311 [Kent to all, of Lear] Vex not his ghost
MA II.ii.25 [Borachio to Don John] Proof enough ... to vex Claudio
RJ III.v.95 [Juliet to Lady Capulet, of Tybalt] dead - / Is my poor heart so for a kinsman vexed
Sonn 92.9 [] Thou canst not vex me with inconstant mind
Sonn 135.3 [] More than enough am I that vex thee still
Sonn 148.10 [] O how can love's eye be true, / That is so vexed with watching and with tears?
Tim IV.iii.237 [Apemantus to Timon, of the reason for his visit] To vex thee
Tit V.i.52 [Lucius to soldiers, of hanging the baby] A sight to vex the father's soul withal
Tit V.i.62 [Aaron to Lucius] 'Twill vex thy soul to hear what I shall speak
TN III.iv.205 [Olivia to Viola as Cesario, of her picture] it hath no tongue to vex you