mind (n.) Old form(s): minde
inclination, desire, wish
Cym IV.ii.147.2[Belarius to Guiderius and Arviragus] I had no mind / To hunt this day
H8 IV.i.8[Second Gentleman to First Gentleman] The citizens ... have shown at full their royal minds
JC I.ii.288[Casca to Cassius, of dining with him] Ay, if I be alive, and your mind hold
TG I.ii.137[Julia to Lucetta, of the pieces of letter] I see you have a month's mind to them [i.e. a strong desire]
Tim IV.ii.50[Flavius alone, of Timon] I'll ever serve his mind with my best will
TS V.ii.169[Katherina to Widow and Bianca] My mind hath been as big as one of yours
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