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Search phrase: accident

Plays

 21 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CymbelineCym V.v.76Was yours by accident: had it gone with us,Was yours by accident: had it gone with vs,
CymbelineCym V.v.278It was my instant death. By accident,It was my instant death. By accident,
HamletHam III.i.30That he, as 'twere by accident, may hereThat he, as 'twere by accident, may there
HamletHam III.ii.209Grief joys, joy grieves, on slender accident.Greefe ioyes, Ioy greeues on slender accident.
HamletHam IV.vii.67.1And call it accident.And call it accident:
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.iii.1Dismay not, princes, at this accident,Dismay not (Princes) at this accident,
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.75O, 'tis an accident that heaven provides.Oh, 'tis an accident that heauen prouides:
Much Ado About NothingMA II.i.166This is an accident of hourly proof,This is an accident of hourely proofe,
OthelloOth I.i.143This accident is not unlike my dream:This Accident is not vnlike my dreame,
OthelloOth IV.i.269The shot of accident nor dart of chanceThe shot of Accident, nor dart of Chance
OthelloOth IV.ii.225here by some accident: wherein none can be so determinateheere by some accident. Wherein none can be so determinate,
Richard IIIR3 I.iii.213But by some unlooked accident cut off!But by some vnlook'd accident cut off.
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.251Was stayed by accident and yesternightWas stay'd by accident; and yesternight
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.278You shall not know by what strange accidentYou shall not know by what strange accident
The TempestTem I.ii.178By accident most strange, bountiful Fortune,By accident most strange, bountifull Fortune
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.19To think your father by some accidentTo thinke your Father, by some accident
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.535But as th' unthought-on accident is guiltyBut as th' vnthought-on accident is guiltie
The Winter's TaleWT V.i.92.1By need and accident. What train?By need, and accident. What Trayne?
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.83Prizes of accident as oft as merit – Prizes of accident, as oft as merit:
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.262Till accident or purpose bring you to't.Till accident, or purpose bring you too't.
Twelfth NightTN IV.iii.11Yet doth this accident and flood of fortuneYet doth this accident and flood of Fortune,

Poems

 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Lover's ComplaintLC.247 The accident which brought me to her eye, The accident which brought me to her eie,
SonnetsSonn.124.5 No, it was builded far from accident; No it was buylded far from accident,

Glossary

 10 result(s).
accidentoccurrence, event, happening
accidentchance, fortune, fate
accidentalhappening by chance, fortuitous
casualaccidental, subject to mischance
casuallyaccidentally, by mischance
hapluck, chance, accident
misadventuremisfortune, mishap, tragic accident
squanderingrandom, stray, accidental
unadvisedaccidentally, inadvertently, thoughtlessly
upcast[bowls] accident, chance; or: throw, pitch

Thesaurus

 8 result(s).
accidenthap
accident [in bowls]upcast
accident, tragicmisadventure
accidentalcasual
accidentalsquandering
accidentallyunadvised
accidentallycasually
tragic accidentmisadventure

Words Families

 4 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ACCIDENTBASICaccidence n, accident n, accidental adj, accidentally adv
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