Glossary

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wafer-cake
waft
waftage
wafture
wag
wage
waggish
waggon
waggoner
wagtail
wail
wailful
wain-rope
wainscot
waist
wait
waiting-gentlewoman
wake
waked
waking
walk
wall
wallet
wall-eyed
wall-newt
wan
wand
wandering
waned
wanion, with a
wanny
want
wanting
wanton
wanton a
wantonly
wantonness
want-wit
wappened
war
ward
warden
warder
ware
warm
warn
warp
warped
war-proof
warrant
warranted
warrantise, warrantize
warranty
warren
warrener
wash
washing
waspish-headed
wassail
waste
wasted
wasteful
wasting
watch
watch-case
watcher
watchful
watching
water
water-gall
waterish
water-rug
water-standing
waterwork
watery
wave
wavering
wawl
wax
waxen
waxing
way
ways
wayward
waywarder
waywardness
weak
weak-built
weaken
weal
wealsman
wealth
wean
wear
wearing
weary
weasand, wezand
weather
weather-fend
weaved-up
web and the pin
wedding-dower
wedge
wee away
weed
weedy
week, in by the
ween
weepingly
weeping-ripe
weet
weigh
weighing
weight
weighty
welfare
welked
welkin
well
well met
well said
well to live
well-a-day
well-advised
well-a-near
well-apparelled
well-appointed
well-beseeming
well-breathed
well-compact
well-dealing
well-disposed
well-divided
well-entered
well-favoured
well-forwarning
well-found
well-graced
well-hallowed
well-knit
well-known
well-liking
well-lost
well-minded
well-respected
well-seeming
well-sinewed
well-spoken
well-warranted
well-weighing
well-willer
well-wished
wen
wench
wenching
wenchless
wench-like
wend
weraday
wert
westward
wet
wether
wharf
what
what though
wheak
wheel
wheeling
whe'er
Wheeson
whelk
whelm
whelp
when
whenas
whence
whencesoever
whensoever
where
whereabout
where-through
whet
whether
whetstone
whey-face
whiffler
while
while-ere
whiles
whilst, the
whinyard
whip
whipping-cheer
whipster
whipstock
whir
whirligig
whisper
whist
whistle
whistling
whit
white
whitebeard
white-haired
white-livered
whitely
whither
whiting-time
whitly
whitster
whittle
who
whole
wholesome
wholesome-profitable
whoo-bub
whoop
whooping
whore
whoremaster
whore-masterly
whoremonger
whoreson
wide
wide-chopped
wide-enlarged
wide-skirted
wide-stretched
widow-dolour
widowhood
wield
wife
wight
wild
wilderness
wildfire
wildly
wildness
wile
wilful
wilful-blame
wilful-negligent
wilful-opposite
will
willed
willing
willow
wilt
wimpled
win
winch
Winchester goose
wind
wind a
wind-changing
windgall
winding-sheet
windlass
window
windowed
windows' tops
windring
wind-swift
windy
wing
wing a
winged
wing-led
wink
winking
winter
wintered
winter-ground
winterly
wipe
wisdom
wise
wise woman
wish
wished
wishful
wishtly
wist
wistly
wit
wit a
witch
witching
with
withal
withdraw
wither out
withers
withhold
within
without
without-door
witless
witness
witness a
witnessed
wit-old
wit-snapper
wittily
wittingly
wittol
wittolly
witty
wiving
woe
woeful
wold
wolvish
wolvish-ravening
woman
womanhood
womanly
woman-post
woman-queller
woman-tired
womb
womby
wonder
wondered
wonderful
wondering
wonderingly
wonder-wounded
wondrous
wont
wonted
woo
wood
woodbine
woodcock
wooden
woodman
woof
wooingly
woollen
woolward
woosel
word
work
working
working-day
working-house
workman
workmanly
workyday
world
worldling
worldly
worm
wormwood
worn
worn-out
worried
worse
worship
worshipfully
worst
worsted
wort
worth
worthily
worthless
worthy
wot
would
wound
wounded
woundless
wrack
wrackful
wrack-threatening
wrangle
wrangler
wrangling
wrap
wrastle
wreak
wreakful
wreathe
wrench
wrest
wrested
wretchedness
wring
wringing
wrinkle
wrinkled
writ
write
writhled
written
wroath
wrong
wrong-incensed
wroth
wrought
wry
wry-necked
wont (n.)  custom, habit, practice
wont (v.)  be accustomed, used [to], be in the habit of
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AYL II.ii.9 [Second Lord to Duke Frederick, of Touchstone] at whom so oft / Your grace was wont to laugh
CE II.ii.162 [Luciana to Antipholus of Syracuse, of Adriana] When were you wont to use my sister thus?
CE IV.iv.35 [Dromio of Ephesus to Antipholus of Ephesus, of being beaten] I bear it on my shoulders, as a beggar wont her brat [i.e. is accustomed to do to her brat]
Cym II.iv.40 [Posthumus to Iachimo] Sparkles this stone as it was wont
E3 III.i.13 [Charles to Lorraine] England was wont to harbour malcontents
Ham II.ii.327 [Rosencrantz to Hamlet, of the Players] those you were wont to take such delight in
Ham V.i.188 [Hamlet as if to Yorick] your flashes of merriment that were wont to set the table on a roar
1H6 I.ii.14 [Reignier to all] Talbot is taken, whom we wont to fear
1H6 I.iv.10 [Master Gunner to Boy] the English ... / Wont through a secret grate of iron bars / In yonder tower to overpeer the city
1H6 V.iii.14 [Pucelle to spirits] I was wont to feed you with my blood
3H6 I.iv.77 [Queen to York, of the whereabouts of Richard] that with his grumbling voice / Was wont to cheer his dad in mutinies
3H6 II.vi.76 [Warwick to dead Clifford] swear as thou wast wont
JC I.ii.34 [Cassius to Brutus] I have not from your eyes that gentleness / And show of love as I was wont to have
KL I.iv.58 [Knight to Lear] your highness is not entertained with that ceremonious affection as you were wont
KL I.iv.167 [Lear to Fool] When were you wont to be so full of songs, sirrah?
LLL I.i.44 [Berowne to King] I was wont to think no harm all night
Luc 1621 [Lucrece to Collatine, of Tarquin] on that pillow lay / Where thou was wont to rest thy weary head
MA II.iii.18 [Benedick alone, of Claudio] He was wont to speak plain and to the purpose
MA III.ii.51 [Claudio to Don Pedro, of Benedick] And when was he wont to wash his face?
MND I.i.215 [Hermia to Helena] in the wood, where often you and I / Upon faint primrose beds were wont to lie
MND IV.i.53 [Oberon to Puck] that same dew which sometime on the buds / Was wont to swell
MND IV.i.70 [Oberon to Titania] Be as thou wast wont to be
MV II.v.8 [Launcelot to Shylock] Your worship was wont to tell me I could do nothing without bidding
MV II.vi.6 [Salerio to Gratiano] O ten times faster Venus' pigeons fly / To seal love's bonds new-made than they are wont / To keep obliged faith unforfeited!
MV III.i.43 [Shylock to Salerio and Solanio] He was wont to call me usurer. Let him look to his bond
MW III.ii.2 [Mistress Page to Robin] You were wont to be a follower, but now you are a leader
Oth II.iii.184 [Othello to Montano] you were wont to be civil
Oth V.ii.111 [Othello to Emilia, of the moon] She comes more nearer earth than she was wont, / And makes men mad
PassP XVII.19 [] My curtal dog that wont to have played, / Plays not at all
R2 II.i.65 [John of Gaunt to York] That England that was wont to conquer others / Hath made a shameful conquest of itself
R2 V.v.99 [Richard to Keeper, of the food] Taste of it first, as thou art wont to do
R3 I.iv.120 [Second Murderer to First Murderer, of his conscience] It was wont to hold me but while one tells twenty
R3 IV.ii.17 [King Richard to Buckingham] Cousin, thou wast not wont to be so dull
R3 V.iii.74 [King Richard to Ratcliffe] I have not that alacrity of spirit / Nor cheer of mind that I was wont to have
Sonn 102.6 []Our love was new, and then but in the spring, / When I was wont to greet it with my lays
TG II.i.25 [Speed to Valentine] You were wont, when you laughed, to crow like a cock
TG II.i.68 [Speed to Valentine] O, that you had mine eyes, or your own eyes had the lights they were wont to have
TG II.iv.124 [Proteus to Valentine] My tales of love were wont to weary you
TG II.iv.202 [Proteus alone] Methinks my zeal to Valentine is cold, / And that I love him not as I was wont
Tim III.iv.10 [Philotus to Lucius's Servant, of Timon] He was wont to shine at seven
Tit I.i.93 [Titus to all, of a tomb] There greet in silence as the dead are wont
Tit I.i.342 [Titus alone, to himself] when wert thou wont to walk alone, / Dishonoured thus, and challenged of wrongs?
WT IV.iv.345 [Polixenes to Florizel] I was wont / To load my she with knacks