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Search phrase: affliction

Plays

 21 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CymbelineCym V.iv.108And happier much by his affliction made.And happier much by his Affliction made.
HamletHam III.i.36If't be th' affliction of his love or noIf't be th'affliction of his loue, or no.
HamletHam III.ii.320affliction of spirit hath sent me to you.affliction of spirit, hath sent me to you.
HamletHam IV.v.188Thought and afflictions, passion, hell itself,Thought, and Affliction, Passion, Hell it selfe:
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.301Heart's discontent and sour afflictionHearts Discontent, and sowre Affliction,
King JohnKJ III.iv.36.2O fair affliction, peace!O faire affliction, peace.
King LearKL III.ii.49.1Th' affliction nor the fear.Th'affliction, nor the feare.
King LearKL IV.vi.36Shake patiently my great affliction off.Shake patiently my great affliction off:
King LearKL IV.vi.76Affliction till it do cry out itselfAffliction, till it do cry out it selfe
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.301Affliction may one day smile again, and till then sitaffliction may one day smile againe, and vntill then sit
MacbethMac III.ii.18In the affliction of these terrible dreamsIn the affliction of these terrible Dreames,
OthelloOth IV.ii.47To try me with affliction, had they rainedTo try me with Affliction, had they rain'd
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.2Affliction is enamoured of thy parts,Affliction is enamor'd of thy parts:
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW V.v.167biting affliction.biting affliction.
The TempestTem V.i.115Th' affliction of my mind amends, with whichTh' affliction of my minde amends, with which
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.35affliction a toy to jest at.affliction, a toy to jest at.
The Winter's TaleWT III.ii.221Should be past grief. Do not receive afflictionShould be past greefe: Do not receiue affliction
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.572.1Affliction alters.Affliction alters.
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.573I think affliction may subdue the cheek,I thinke Affliction may subdue the Cheeke,
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.76For this affliction has a taste as sweetFor this Affliction ha's a taste as sweet
Timon of AthensTim V.i.208To stop affliction, let him take his haste,To stop Affliction, let him take his haste;

Glossary

 14 result(s).
afflictionafflicted one, someone in great distress
crosstrial, affliction, trouble
evilaffliction, misfortune, hardship
harmmisfortune, affliction, trouble
illillness, malady, affliction
illtrouble, affliction, misfortune
languordistress, sorrow, affliction
plaguecalamity, affliction, scourge
soreaffliction, suffering, sorrow
strokeaffliction, blow, misery
troublesomefull of affliction, disturbed, crisis-torn
vexationanguish, grief, affliction
vexationtorment, affliction, mortification
weightburden of sorrow, sadness, affliction

Thesaurus

 11 result(s).
afflictionill
afflictioncross
afflictionlanguor
afflictionharm
afflictionsore
afflictionstroke
afflictionplague
afflictionevil
afflictionweight
afflictionvexation
affliction, full oftroublesome

Words Families

 1 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
AFFLICTBASICaffliction n
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