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A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.i.183Your eyes are lodestars, and your tongue's sweet airYour eyes are loadstarres, and your tongues sweet ayre
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.104Pale in her anger, washes all the air,Pale in her anger, washes all the aire;
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.124And in the spiced Indian air by nightAnd in the spiced Indian aire, by night
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.ii.110Fly with false aim, move the still-piecing airFly with false ayme, moue the still-peering aire
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.ii.125The air of paradise did fan the houseThe ayre of Paradise did fan the house,
Antony and CleopatraAC II.ii.221Whistling to th' air; which, but for vacancy,Whisling to'th'ayre: which but for vacancie,
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vii.133He throws his cap in the air
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.iii.14.2Music i'th' air.Musicke i'th'Ayre.
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.x.3I would they'd fight i'th' fire or i'th' air;I would they'ld fight i'th'Fire, or i'th'Ayre,
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiv.7And mock our eyes with air. Thou hast seen these signs;And mocke our eyes with Ayre. / Thou hast seene these Signes,
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.288I am fire and air; my other elementsI am Fire, and Ayre; my other Elements
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.310As sweet as balm, as soft as air, as gentle – As sweet as Balme, as soft as Ayre, as gentle.
As You Like ItAYL II.vi.14thee quickly. Yet thou liest in the bleak air. Come, Ithee quickly: yet thou liest / In the bleake aire. Come, I
CoriolanusCor I.vi.61Filling the air with swords advanced and darts,Filling the aire with Swords aduanc'd) and Darts,
CoriolanusCor III.iii.123That do corrupt my air – I banish you.That do corrupt my Ayre: I banish you,
CoriolanusCor IV.vi.132That made the air unwholesome when you castThat made the Ayre vnwholsome, when you cast
CoriolanusCor V.iii.151To tear with thunder the wide cheeks o'th' air,To teare with Thunder the wide Cheekes a'th' Ayre,
CoriolanusCor V.vi.52.1Splitting the air with noise.Splitting the Ayre with noyse.
CymbelineCym I.i.45As we do air, fast as 'twas ministered,As we do ayre, fast as 'twas ministred,
CymbelineCym I.ii.41Were you but riding forth to air yourself,Were you but riding forth to ayre your selfe,
CymbelineCym I.iii.3where air comes out, air comes in: there's nonewhere ayre comes out, ayre comes in: There's none
CymbelineCym I.iv.21The smallness of a gnat, to air: and thenThe smalnesse of a Gnat, to ayre: and then
CymbelineCym II.iii.17sweet air, with admirable rich words to it, andsweet aire, with admirable rich words to it, and
CymbelineCym II.iv.96Be pale, I beg but leave to air this jewel: see!Be pale, I begge but leaue to ayre this Iewell: See,
CymbelineCym V.ii.3The princess of this country; and the air on'tThe Princesse of this Country; and the ayre on't
CymbelineCym V.iv.140by a piece of tender air: and when from a statelyby a peece of tender Ayre: And when from a stately
CymbelineCym V.v.438by a piece of tender air: and when from aby a peece of tender Ayre: And when from a
CymbelineCym V.v.447(to Cymbeline) The piece of tender air, thy virtuous daughter,The peece of tender Ayre, thy vertuous Daughter,
CymbelineCym V.v.453.1With this most tender air.With this most tender Aire.
HamletHam I.i.146For it is as the air invulnerable,For it is as the Ayre, invulnerable,
HamletHam I.i.154Whether in sea or fire, in earth or air,Whether in Sea, or Fire, in Earth, or Ayre,
HamletHam I.iv.1The air bites shrewdly. It is very cold.The Ayre bites shrewdly: is it very cold?
HamletHam I.iv.2It is a nipping and an eager air.It is a nipping and an eager ayre.
HamletHam I.v.58But soft, methinks I scent the morning air.But soft, me thinkes I sent the Mornings Ayre;
HamletHam II.ii.206is method in't. – Will you walk out of the air, my lord?is Method in't: will you walke / Out of the ayre my Lord?
HamletHam II.ii.208Indeed, that's out of the air. (aside) HowIndeed that is out o'th' Ayre: How
HamletHam II.ii.300the air, look you, this brave o'erhanging firmament,the Ayre, look you, this braue ore-hanging,
HamletHam II.ii.477Of reverend Priam, seemed i'th' air to stick.Of Reuerend Priam, seem'd i'th' Ayre to sticke:
HamletHam III.ii.4spoke my lines. Nor do not saw the air too much withhad spoke my Lines: Nor do not saw the Ayre too much
HamletHam III.ii.104the air, promise-crammed. You cannot feed capons so.the Ayre promise-cramm'd, you cannot feed Capons so.
HamletHam III.iv.119And with th' incorporal air do hold discourse?And with their corporall ayre do hold discourse.
HamletHam IV.i.44And hit the woundless air. O, come away!Oh come away,
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.iii.134As high in the air as this unthankful King,As high i'th Ayre, as this Vnthankfull King,
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.i.219Hang in the air a thousand leagues from hence,Hang in the Ayre a thousand Leagues from thence;
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.i.135that honour? Air. A trim reckoning! Who hath it? HeAyre: A trim reckoning. Who hath it? He
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.iii.28Eating the air and promise of supply,Eating the ayre, on promise of Supply,
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.iv.116Stand from him, give him air; he'll straight be well.Stand from him, giue him ayre: / Hee'le straight be well.
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.iii.8all, Sir John – marry, good air. Spread, Davy, spread,all Sir Iohn: Marry, good ayre. Spread Dauy, spread
Henry VH5 I.chorus.14That did affright the air at Agincourt?That did affright the Ayre at Agincourt?
Henry VH5 I.i.48The air, a chartered libertine, is still,The Ayre, a Charter'd Libertine, is still,
Henry VH5 II.chorus.8For now sits expectation in the air,For now sits Expectation in the Ayre,
Henry VH5 II.iv.58Up in the air, crowned with the golden sun,Vp in the Ayre, crown'd with the Golden Sunne,
Henry VH5 III.vi.149That I do brag thus! This your air of FranceThat I doe bragge thus; this your ayre of France
Henry VH5 III.vii.16air; the earth sings when he touches it; the basest hornayre: the Earth sings, when he touches it: the basest horne
Henry VH5 III.vii.20Perseus: he is pure air and fire; and the dull elements ofPerseus: hee is pure Ayre and Fire; and the dull Elements
Henry VH5 IV.ii.4.1Rien puis? L'air et le feu?Rien puis le air & feu.
Henry VH5 IV.ii.40And our air shakes them passing scornfully.And our Ayre shakes them passing scornefully.
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.vii.90They would but stink and putrefy the air.They would but stinke, and putrifie the ayre.
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.i.253With whose sweet smell the air shall be perfumed,With whose sweet smell the Ayre shall be perfum'd,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.287He shall not breathe infection in this airHe shall not breathe infection in this ayre,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.371That makes him gasp, and stare, and catch the air,That makes him gaspe, and stare, and catch the aire,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.391Here could I breathe my soul into the air,Heere could I breath my soule into the ayre,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.i.7Breathe foul contagious darkness in the air.Breath foule contagious darknesse in the ayre:
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.x.49And if mine arm be heaved in the air,And if mine arme be heaued in the Ayre,
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.ii.4And dead men's cries do fill the empty air,And dead mens cries do fill the emptie ayre,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.vi.21For what doth cherish weeds but gentle air?For what doth cherrish Weeds, but gentle ayre?
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.vi.27The air hath got into my deadly wounds,The ayre hath got into my deadly Wounds,
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.i.84And as the air blows it to me again,And as the Ayre blowes it to me againe,
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.ii.177Not knowing how to find the open air,Not knowing how to finde the open Ayre,
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.98The air will drink the sap. To every countyThe Ayre will drinke the Sap. To euery County
Henry VIIIH8 I.iv.101.2There's fresher air, my lord,There's fresher ayre my Lord,
Julius CaesarJC I.ii.248the bad air.the bad Ayre.
Julius CaesarJC II.i.44The exhalations, whizzing in the air,The exhalations, whizzing in the ayre,
Julius CaesarJC II.i.266And tempt the rheumy and unpurged air,And tempt the Rhewmy, and vnpurged Ayre,
Julius CaesarJC II.ii.22The noise of battle hurtled in the air,The noise of Battell hurtled in the Ayre:
King Edward IIIE3 I.ii.14Even in the barren, bleak, and fruitless air.Euen in the barraine, bleake and fruitlesse aire,
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.289O, that she were as is the air to me!O that shee were as is the aire to mee,
King Edward IIIE3 II.ii.100Let's with our colours sweet the air of France.Lets with our coullours sweete the Aire of Fraunce.
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.128Or when the exhalations of the airOr when the exalations of the aire,
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.168And scatters it in middle of the air.And scatters it in midddle of the aire,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iv.20And new-replenished pendants cuff the airAnd new replenisht pendants cuff the aire,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vi.3And stepped aside for breath and fresher air.And stept aside for breath and fresher aire.
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.149Then sound the trumpets' clangour in the air;Then sound the Trumpets clangor in the aire,
King JohnKJ II.i.387Leave them as naked as the vulgar air.Leaue them as naked as the vulgar ayre:
King JohnKJ V.i.72Mocking the air with colours idly spread,Mocking the ayre with colours idlely spred,
King JohnKJ V.vii.7That, being brought into the open air,That being brought into the open ayre,
King LearKL II.iv.204To wage against the enmity o'th' air,To wage against the enmity oth'ayre,
King LearKL III.iv.64Now all the plagues that in the pendulous airNow all the plagues that in the pendulous ayre
King LearKL III.vi.1Here is better than the open air. Take itHeere is better then the open ayre,t ake it
King LearKL IV.i.7Thou unsubstantial air that I embrace!Thou vnsubstantiall ayre that I embrace:
King LearKL IV.ii.23Would stretch thy spirits up into the air.Would stretch thy Spirits vp into the ayre:
King LearKL IV.vi.13The crows and choughs that wing the midway airThe Crowes and Choughes, that wing the midway ayre
King LearKL IV.vi.49Hadst thou been aught but gossamer, feathers, air,Had'st thou beene ought / But Gozemore, Feathers, Ayre,
King LearKL IV.vi.180Thou knowest the first time that we smell the airThou know'st, the first time that we smell the Ayre
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.229physic of thy health-giving air; and, as I am aPhysicke of thy health-giuing ayre: And as I am a
Love's Labour's LostLLL III.i.4Sweet air! Go, tenderness of years, take this key,Sweete Ayer, go tendernesse of yeares: take this Key,
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.102Playing in the wanton air.Playing in the wanton ayre:
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.293Blow like sweet roses in this summer air.Blow like sweet Roses, in this summer aire.
MacbethMac I.i.10Hover through the fog and filthy air.Houer through the fogge and filthie ayre.
MacbethMac I.iii.80Into the air; and what seemed corporalInto the Ayre: and what seem'd corporall,
MacbethMac I.v.4they made themselves air, into which they vanished.they made themselues Ayre, into which they vanish'd.
MacbethMac I.vi.1This castle hath a pleasant seat; the airThis Castle hath a pleasant seat, / The ayre
MacbethMac I.vi.10.1The air is delicate.The ayre is delicate.
MacbethMac I.vii.23Upon the sightless curriers of the air,Vpon the sightlesse Curriors of the Ayre,
MacbethMac II.iii.53Lamentings heard i'the air, strange screams of death,lamentings heard i'th' Ayre; / Strange Schreemes of Death,
MacbethMac III.iv.22As broad and general as the casing air;As broad, and generall, as the casing Ayre:
MacbethMac III.v.20I am for the air; this night I'll spendI am for th' Ayre: This night Ile spend
MacbethMac IV.i.128I'll charm the air to give a sound,Ile Charme the Ayre to giue a sound,
MacbethMac IV.i.137Infected be the air whereon they ride,Infected be the Ayre whereon they ride,
MacbethMac IV.iii.168Where sighs and groans and shrieks that rent the airWhere sighes, and groanes, and shrieks that rent the ayre
MacbethMac IV.iii.194That would be howled out in the desert air,That would be howl'd out in the desert ayre,
MacbethMac V.vi.48As easy mayst thou the intrenchant airAs easie may'st thou the intrenchant Ayre
Measure for MeasureMM II.iv.12Which the air beats for vain. O place, O form,Which the ayre beats for vaine: oh place, oh forme,
Measure for MeasureMM II.iv.25Come all to help him, and so stop the airCome all to help him, and so stop the ayre
Much Ado About NothingMA II.iii.56Now, divine air! Now is his soul ravished! IsNow diuine aire, now is his soule rauisht, is
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.75She would mock me into air; O, she would laugh meShe would mocke me into ayre, O she would laugh me
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.26Charm ache with air and agony with words.Charme ache with ayre, and agony with words,
OthelloOth III.i.20away. Go, vanish into air, away.away. Go, vanish into ayre, away.
OthelloOth III.iii.319And let him find it. Trifles light as airAnd let him finde it. Trifles light as ayre,
OthelloOth III.iv.131When it hath blown his ranks into the air,When it hath blowne his Rankes into the Ayre,
OthelloOth V.i.104(to Bianca) What, look you pale? O, bear him out o'th' air.What? looke you pale? Oh beare him o'th'Ayre.
PericlesPer I.i.101To stop the air would hurt them. The blind mole castsTo stop the Ayre would hurt them, the blind Mole castes
PericlesPer I.ii.87That I should open to the listening airThat I should open to the listning ayre ,
PericlesPer I.iv.14Our woes into the air, our eyes to weep,Our woes into the aire, our eyes to weepe.
PericlesPer I.iv.34These mouths who but of late earth, sea, and airThese mouthes who but of late, earth, sea, and ayre,
PericlesPer III.i.33As fire, air, water, earth, and heaven can makeAs Fire, Ayre, Water, Earth, and Heauen can make,
PericlesPer III.ii.90.2I pray you give her air.I pray you giue her ayre:
PericlesPer IV.i.27Walk with Leonine. The air is quick there,Walke with Leonine, the ayre is quicke there,
PericlesPer IV.vi.98That flies i'th' purer air!that flyes i'th purer ayre.
Richard IIR2 I.iii.157As to be cast forth in the common airAs to be cast forth in the common ayre
Richard IIR2 I.iii.195One of our souls had wandered in the air,One of our soules had wandred in the ayre,
Richard IIR2 I.iii.284Devouring pestilence hangs in our air
Richard IIR2 III.ii.2Yea, my lord. How brooks your grace the airYea, my Lord: how brooks your Grace the ayre,
Richard IIR2 IV.i.185The emptier ever dancing in the air,The emptier euer dancing in the ayre,
Richard IIIR3 I.i.124Well are you welcome to the open air.Well are you welcome to this open Ayre,
Richard IIIR3 I.iii.285The lips of those that breathe them in the air.The lips of those that breath them in the ayre.
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.39To find the empty, vast, and wandering air,To find the empty, vast, and wand'ring ayre:
Richard IIIR3 III.iv.98Who builds his hope in air of your good looksWho builds his hope in ayre of your good Lookes,
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.11If yet your gentle souls fly in the airIf yet your gentle soules flye in the Ayre,
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.152Ere he can spread his sweet leaves to the airEre he can spread his sweete leaues to the ayre,
Romeo and JulietRJ I.iv.99Which is as thin of substance as the air,Which is as thin of substance as the ayre,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.ii.32And sails upon the bosom of the air.And sailes vpon the bosome of the ayre.
Romeo and JulietRJ II.vi.19That idles in the wanton summer air,That ydles in the wanton Summer ayre,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.vi.27This neighbour air, and let rich music's tongueThis neighbour ayre, and let rich musickes tongue,
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.iii.34To whose foul mouth no healthsome air breathes in,To whose foule mouth no healthsome ayre breaths in,
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.108How all the other passions fleet to air:How all the other passions fleet to ayre,
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.53And bring your music forth into the air.And bring your musique foorth into the ayre.
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.76Or any air of music touch their ears,Or any ayre of musicke touch their eares,
The Taming of the ShrewTS I.i.172And with her breath she did perfume the air.And with her breath she did perfume the ayre,
The TempestTem I.ii.222Whom I left cooling of the air with sighsWhom I left cooling of the Ayre with sighes,
The TempestTem I.ii.388Where should this music be? I'th' air or th' earth?Where shold this Musick be? I'th aire, or th' earth?
The TempestTem I.ii.394With its sweet air. Thence I have followed it,With it's sweet ayre: thence I haue follow'd it
The TempestTem II.i.49The air breathes upon us here most sweetly.The ayre breathes vpon vs here most sweetly.
The TempestTem IV.i.70Where thou thyself dost air – the queen o'th' sky,Where thou thy selfe do'st ayre, the Queene o'th Skie,
The TempestTem IV.i.150Are melted into air, into thin air;Are melted into Ayre, into thin Ayre,
The TempestTem IV.i.172So full of valour that they smote the airSo full of valour, that they smote the ayre
The TempestTem IV.i.266Shalt have the air at freedom. For a littleShalt haue the ayre at freedome: for a little
The TempestTem V.i.21Hast thou, which art but air, a touch, a feelingHast thou (which art but aire) a touch, a feeling
The TempestTem V.i.58A solemn air, and the best comforterA solemne Ayre, and the best comforter,
The TempestTem V.i.102I drink the air before me, and returnI drinke the aire before me, and returne
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.i.164can feed on the air, I am one that am nourished by mycan feed on the ayre, I am one that am nourish'd by my
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.iv.27live in your air.liue in your ayre.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iv.151The air hath starved the roses in her cheeksThe ayre hath staru'd the roses in her cheekes,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.i.16Not an angel of the air,Not an angle of the aire,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.iii.75Stolen some new air, or at adventure hummed oneStolne some new aire, or at adventure humd on
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.iv.38From our kind air, to them unkind, and ministerFrom our kinde aire, to them unkinde, and minister
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.v.6And clamours through the wild air flying.And clamors through the wild ayre flying.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.i.103This oil out of your language; by this air,This oile out of your language; by this ayre
The Winter's TaleWT III.i.1The climate's delicate, the air most sweet,The Clymat's delicate, the Ayre most sweet,
The Winter's TaleWT III.ii.104Here to this place, i'th' open air, beforeHere, to this place, i'th' open ayre, before
The Winter's TaleWT III.iii.36She melted into air. Affrighted much,She melted into Ayre. Affrighted much,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.726Seest thou not the air of the court in these enfoldings?Seest thou not the ayre of the Court, in these enfoldings?
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.759aboard a new ship, to purge melancholy and air himself:aboord a new Ship, to purge Melancholy, and ayre himselfe:
The Winter's TaleWT V.i.127His very air, that I should call you brother,(His very ayre) that I should call you Brother,
The Winter's TaleWT V.i.168Purge all infection from our air whilst youPurge all Infection from our Ayre, whilest you
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.78There is an air comes from her. What fine chiselThere is an ayre comes from her. What fine Chizzell
Timon of AthensTim I.i.86.1Drink the free air.Drinke the free Ayre.
Timon of AthensTim IV.ii.13A dedicated beggar to the air,A dedicated Beggar to the Ayre,
Timon of AthensTim IV.ii.22.1Into this sea of air.Into this Sea of Ayre.
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.3Infect the air. Twinned brothers of one womb,Infect the ayre. Twin'd Brothers of one wombe,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.111In the sick air. Let not thy sword skip one.In the sicke ayre: let not thy sword skip one:
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.223That the bleak air, thy boisterous chamberlain,That the bleake ayre, thy boysterous Chamberlaine
Timon of AthensTim V.i.22Good as the best. Promising is the very airGood as the best. / Promising, is the verie Ayre
Timon of AthensTim V.ii.16Doth choke the air with dust. In, and prepare.Doth choake the ayre with dust: In, and prepare,
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.62And buzz lamenting doings in the air.And buz lamenting doings in the ayer,
Titus AndronicusTit IV.ii.168Aaron, I see thou wilt not trust the airAaron I see thou wilt not ttust the ayre
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.66Should with a bond of air, strong as the axle-treeShould with a bond of ayre, strong as the Axletree
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.166Untent his person, and share the air with us?Vntent his person, and share the ayre with vs?
Troilus and CressidaTC III.ii.49now, a kiss in fee-farm! Build there, carpenter, the airnow, a kisse in fee-farme? build there Carpenter, the ayre
Troilus and CressidaTC III.ii.190As air, as water, wind, or sandy earth,As Aire, as Water, as Winde, as sandie earth;
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.225.1Be shook to air.Be shooke to ayrie ayre.
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.4Thou dreadful Ajax, that the appalled airThou dreadfull Aiax, that the appauled aire
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.188When thou hast hung thy advanced sword i'th' air,When thou hast hung thy aduanced sword i'th'ayre,
Twelfth NightTN I.i.21Methought she purged the air of pestilence.Me thought she purg'd the ayre of pestilence;
Twelfth NightTN I.v.262And make the babbling gossip of the airAnd make the babling Gossip of the aire,
Twelfth NightTN I.v.264Between the elements of air and earth,Betweene the elements of ayre, and earth,
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.130Nay, pursue him now, lest the device take air, andNay pursue him now, least the deuice take ayre, and
Twelfth NightTN IV.iii.1This is the air; that is the glorious sun;This is the ayre, that is the glorious Sunne,

Poems

 14 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
SonnetsSonn.21.8 That heaven's air in this huge rondure hems. That heauens ayre in this huge rondure hems,
SonnetsSonn.21.12 As those gold candles fixed in heaven's air: As those gould candells fixt in heauens ayer:
SonnetsSonn.45.1 The other two, slight air and purging fire, THe other two, slight ayre, and purging fire,
SonnetsSonn.70.4 A crow that flies in heaven's sweetest air. A Crow that flies in heauens sweetest ayre.
The Passionate PilgrimPP.16.4 Playing in the wanton air. Playing in the wanton ayre,
The Passionate PilgrimPP.16.9 ‘ Air,’ quoth he, ‘ thy cheeks may blow; Ayre (quoth he) thy cheekes may blowe
The Passionate PilgrimPP.16.10 Air, would I might triumph so! Ayre, would I might triumph so
The Rape of LucreceLuc.778 ‘ With rotten damps ravish the morning air; With rotten damps rauish the morning aire,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1042 As smoke from Etna that in air consumes, As smoake from ATNA, that in aire consumes,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1805 The dispersed air, who, holding Lucrece' life, The disperst aire, who holding LVCRECE life,
Venus and AdonisVen.64 And calls it heavenly moisture, air of grace, And calls it heauenly moisture, aire of grace,
Venus and AdonisVen.273 His nostrils drink the air, and forth again, His nostrils drinke the aire, and forth againe
Venus and AdonisVen.654 As air and water do abate the fire. As aire, and water do abate the fire.
Venus and AdonisVen.1085 But when Adonis lived, sun and sharp air But when Adonis liu'de, sunne, and sharpe aire,

Glossary

 244 result(s).
aboveupstairs; [in stage directions] in the gallery or upper stage
aerialairy, sky-clear
airfresh air, open air
airbreeze, light wind
airmelody, tune, strain
airvapour, mist, exhalation
airexercise, take the air, provide with fresh air
airbring into public view, expose, show
airbecome known, spread about
airmanner, style, fashion
airlikeness, bearing, demeanour
airlive abroad, experience foreign climates
air-bravinglofty, challenging the air
air-drawndrawn through the air; or: drawn in the air
airycarried by the wind, widely acknowledged
AmazonianAmazon-like; beardless, hairless
Aries[pron: 'aireez] Ram [first sign of the zodiac]
balanceweighing pan of a pair of scales
Bartholomew boar-pigpig sold at the annual London fair held on St Bartholomew's day
bearcarry on, manage, conduct [an affair]
bladderair-filled bag
blood-bolteredwith hair matted with blood, with tangled bloody knots of hair
bodkinhair-pin, pin-shaped ornament
botchermender of old clothes, tailor who does repairs, patcher-up
bracegroup of two, couple, pair
breastsinging voice, pair of lungs
breathbreather, exercising, breath of fresh air
brownbrunette, brown-haired
burdenload, pile [here: of hair]
businessdeed, action, affair, task
butter-woman[woman who deals in butter, dairy-maid] chatterer, gabbler
caperperform a leap in which the feet are kicked together in the air
causeaffair, business, subject
cavilquibble, hair-splitting objection
Cerberus['sairberus] three-headed dog guarding the entrance to the Underworld, originally 50-headed; charmed to sleep by Orpheus during his quest to rescue Euridice
chairplace of authority
chairkeep on the throne
chairthrone
chairducal seat
chair-daysold age, days for resting in a chair
changelingunsightly person [>> sense 1: an ugly or deformed child left by fairies in exchange for a beautiful one]
changelingchild taken by fairies, stolen child
Charon[pron: 'kairon] guardian of the Underworld; ferryman who carried the souls of the dead across the River Acheron
closet-wararmchair strategy
cloth of statecanopy over a chair of state
concerningconcern, affair, matter
conditionmatter, affair, concern
confessorboaster, braggart [of love affairs]
cot-queanman acting the housewife, meddler in household affairs
couchgo to a lair, find shelter
couplepair off, make couples
couplein pairs, leashed together
couplementcouple, pair
couplettwo chicks, pair of young
crazedflawed, unsound, impaired
crest[on an animal head or neck] ridge of feathers, ridge of hairs; hackles
cuplettwo chicks, pair of young
curledwith elegantly curled hair, adorned with ringlets
day-womandairy-maid
debonairgracious, courtly, of gentle disposition
depositarytrustee, manager of affairs
despatchsettlement of business, sorting out of affairs
desperatedespairing, hopeless, without hope
desperatelydespairingly, in a state of hopelessness
desperationreckless despair, desperate thoughts [of self-destruction]
dey-woman, day-womandairy-maid
dieone of a pair of dice
dispatch, despatchsettlement of business, sorting out of affairs
disputediscuss, consider, deal with [a state of affairs]
domesticinternal, to do with home affairs, local
dotantdotard, dullard, one whose mind is impaired by age
element(plural) substances from which all material things are made [believed to be earth, water, air, fire]
elementair, sky, heavens
elf-lockhair treated by elves; matted locks
elvish-markedmarked out at birth by evil fairies, displaying spite
employmentmatter, business, affair
encounterliaison, intercourse, amorous affair
equalfair, equitable, evenhanded
equityjustice, impartiality, fairness
Ercles['airkleez] comic form of Hercules
eriallairy, sky-clear
excrementoutgrowth [of hair]
fairwell, nobly, beautifully
fairhealthy, sound, fit
fairwell, in a good hand, elegantly [like a clerk]
fairtime of youth, favourable opportunity [as a young man]
fair[in phrase]
fairhandsome, good-looking, beautiful
fairgood, elegant, fine
fairfair face, beauty
fairfine, pleasing, splendid, excellent
fairin fine array, brightly laid out
fairplausible, flattering, seductive
fairfortunate, favoured
fairclean, unsoiled, not dirty
fairappropriate, courteous, pleasing
fairsuccessfully, promisingly, favourably
fairkindly, encouragingly, courteously
fairtidily, neatly, becomingly
fairfortune, happiness, favour
fairlegitimate, lawful, proper
fairpale, of light complexion
fairfully, quite, wholly
fairfavourable, unobstructed, clear
fairin full view
fairmake good-looking, beautify
fairvirtuous, honourable, upright
fairest-bodingmost favourable, most encouraging
fair-facedattractive, appealing, presenting a good prospect
fairinggift, present
fairlybountifully, handsomely, generously
fairlycordially, warmly, becomingly
fairlyfully, completely, entirely
fairlypromisingly, favourably, propitiously
fairlyneatly, elegantly, handsomely, beautifully
fairlyfree from foul play, in a healthy state
fairnesshonesty, uprightness, fair dealing
fairnessbeauty, loveliness, comeliness
fair-playchivalrous, courtly, full of honour
fair-playchivalrous action, honourable conduct
fairymalignant spirit [as well as its modern sense]
fairyenchantress, captivator
falseunfairly, with a trick, cheatingly
falseunfair, unjust, double-crossing
false-playplay unfairly
fasttype of cheating game [in which people bet on whether the end of a coiled rope is fastened or not]; not playing fairly
flakelock of hair
flareblow in the air, stream loosely
forwardforelock, hair at the front of the head
frostyhoary, white-haired
gearbusiness, affair, matter
geminypair, couple, brace
glozespeak fair words, flatter, talk plausibly
Gorgongenerally applied to Medusa, one of three monsters who had snakes in their hair, ugly faces, huge wings, and whose staring eyes could turn people to stone
grisestep, stair
grizzlesprinkling of grey hairs
grizzledgrey, sprinkled with grey hairs
hagmalicious sprite, wicked fairy
haircharacter, nature, kind
hairin every little detail, in full, exactly
hair[product stuffed with hair] tennis-ball
hairjot, iota, trace
hairagainst the grain, contrary to inclination
hair-worthhair's worth
half-parthalf each, fair shares
helmcovering of hair
hewghsound made by an arrow through the air
Hinckley, Hunkleytown NE of Stratford-upon-Avon; location of a large fair
hopelessdespairing, without hope
horse-hairsbow-strings
hose[pair of] breeches
Hunkley, Hinckleytown NE of Stratford-upon-Avon; site of a large fair
Icelandcountry known at the time for its long-haired dogs
imp[of a falcon's wing] repair, insert feathers into
impair[unclear meaning] unworthy, dishonourable; harmful, injurious
Indiandark-complexioned, dark-haired
indifferentlyto some extent, fairly well
keepplay fair over, behave honourably over, have a proper regard to
knowingknowledge of the world, experience, savoir-faire
Mab, Queenmidwife to the fairies
matteraffair(s), business, real issue
milch-kinedairy-milk cows
milkyof the colour of milk; white-haired
mollissoft air
morris, nine men'sarea marked out in squares for playing nine men's morris [a type of open-air game using nine ‘men’ on each side]
muset[of a hare] hiding-place, lair
musit[of a hare] hiding place, lair
Nervii[pron: 'nairveeiy] Belgian tribe, defeated by Caesar in 57 BC
not-patedcrop-headed, short-haired
occasioncourse of events, state of affairs
orbfairy ring, circle
overgrowncovered with growth [i.e. hair]
pair of stairsflight of stairs
pair of, aa few, two or three
pair-taunt-likelike a winning hand in the card game ‘post and pair
pendenthanging in space, floating in the air
Pharaoh[pron: 'fairoh] in the Bible, an Egyptian ruler
piecemend, repair, make whole
pilledmade bald, with hair removed
point[falconry] rising in the air, position [to attack prey]
polledbald, hairless
prettyfair, considerable, ample
pur[debated meaning] knave in a type of card game [post and pair]
quilletquibble, equivocation, hair-splitting distinction
reasonablemoderate, not excessive, fair-minded
redressrepair, remedy, put right
regionin the sky, of the air
regionair, sky, heavens
repaircoming, arrival, approach
repaircome, go, make one's way
repairrestoration, renewal, recovery
repairrestore, renew, revive
repairingwith power of recovery, with ability to revive
ringletfairy dance in a ring, circle dance
roughhairy, shaggy
rouse[hunting] startle from a lair, draw out
ruggedhairy, shaggy, bristling
Sarum[pron: 'sairuhm'] old name for Salisbury, Wiltshire; Salisbury Plain is a possible site for Camelot
secretprivate affair, confidence
servicemilitary service, affairs of war
shagshaggy, with long rough hair
shag-earedF alternative to 'shag-haired'
shag-hairedhaving shaggy hair, rough-haired
shough[pron: shok] shaggy-haired Icelandic dog
siegeseat, chair, place
silverwhite-haired
sinisterunjust, unfair, underhand
smackhave an air, have a flavour
squareaffairs, proceedings
squareright, fair, just
stairladder
Stamfordmarket town in Lincolnshire, with a tradition of fairs
statecondition, circumstances, situation, state of affairs
statethrone, chair of state
state[also: cloth of state] canopy over a chair of state
statiststatesman, politician, man of affairs
stewardcontroller of a household's domestic affairs
sunburntof dark complexion, not fair-skinned [and therefore unattractive]
sympathizedmatched, paired, partnered
taintimpair, harm, injure
temporaryin temporal affairs, of this world's doings
Tereus[pron: 'taireus] legendary king of Athens, who raped and mutilated his sister-in-law Philomel
timetimes, present day, present state of affairs
tiringhair-dressing
toypiece of nonsense, foolish affair
treadmate, pair up
trulyfairly, justly, rightly
uncouplerelease pairs of hunting dogs for the chase
unequalunjust, unfair, undeserved
unfairdeprive of beauty, make ugly
unhairtake the hair from
unhairedbeardless, youthful
unmellowednot matured in age, showing no grey hairs
unwholesomeimpaired, defective, flawed
ventutter, express, air, proclaim
ventairing, utterance, telling
visageoutward appearance, aspect, air
Ware[pron: wair] town in Hertfordshire
warmwarmed, well-aired
water-rugrough-haired water-dog
well-dealingfair-dealing, conducting business well
white-hairedfair-haired
worldtimes, life, state of affairs
yokepair, couple, brace

Thesaurus

 203 result(s).
affairgear
affairmatter
affairsquare
affairemployment
affaircondition
affaircause
affairconcerning
affairbusiness
affair, amorousencounter
affairs, man ofstatist
affairs, manager ofdepositary
affairs, present state oftime
affairs, sorting out of despatch
affairs, state of occasion
affairs, state of world
affairs, state of state
age, one whose mind is impaired withdotant
airregion
airelement
airelement
airvent
airvisage
air, blow in the flare
air, breath of freshbreath
air, challenging theair-braving
air, drawn through/in theair-drawn
air, floating in thependent
air, fresh/openair
air, have ansmack
air, of theregion
air, take theair
aired wellwarm
airingvent
airyaerial
airyeriall
amorous affairencounter
armchair strategycloset-war
bag, air-filledbladder
blood, with hair matted with blood-boltered
blow in the airflare
breath of fresh airbreath
brown-hairedbrown
canopy over a chair of statecloth of state
chairsiege
chair of statestate
chair of state, canopy over acloth of state
chair, days for resting in achair-days
challenging the airair-braving
child taken by fairieschangeling
controller of a household's domestic affairssteward
dairy-maidbutter-woman
dairy-maiddey-woman, day-woman
dairy-milk cowsmilch-kine
dark-hairedIndian
days for resting in a chairchair-days
dealing, fairfairness
despair, recklessdesperation
despairinghopeless
despairingdesperate
despairinglydesperately
dice, one of a pair ofdie
distinction, hair-splittingquillet
dogs, long-hairedIceland
dogs, release pairs of huntinguncouple
drawn through/in the airair-drawn
elves, hair treated byelf-lock
face, fairfair
fairpretty
fairequal
fairsquare
fair dealingfairness
fair facefair
fair hourhour
fair shareshalf-part
fair words, speakgloze
fair-dealingwell-dealing
fair-hairedwhite-haired
fairies, child taken bychangeling
fairies, marked out at birth by evilelvish-marked
fairies, midwife to theMab, Queen
fairlytruly
fairly wellindifferently
fair-mindedreasonable
fairnessequity
fair-skinned, notsunburnt
fairy dance in a ringringlet
fairy ringorb
fairy, wickedhag
flight of stairspair of stairs
floating in the airpendent
foolish affairtoy
fresh airair
fresh air, breath ofbreath
fresh air, provide withair
grey hairs, sprinkling of grizzle
hair at the front of the headforward
hair from, take the unhair
hair matted with blood, with blood-boltered
hair removed, withpilled
hair treated by elveself-lock
hair's worthhair-worth
hair, covering ofhelm
hair, elegantly curledcurled
hair, greygrizzle
hair, greygrizzled
hair, having shaggyshag-haired
hair, lock offlake
hair, with brownbrown
hair, with long rough shag
hair-dressingtiring
hairlesspolled
hairlessAmazonian
hair-pinbodkin
hair-splitting distinctionquillet
hair-splitting objectioncavil
hairyrugged
hairyrough
hairy ridge on an animal's head or neckcrest
head, hair at the front of theforward
home affairs, to do withdomestic
hour, fairhour
impairtaint
impairedunwholesome
impairedcrazed
keep fair quarter withquarter
lair [of a hare]muset
lair, go to acouch
lair, startle from arouse
lock of hairflake
lungs, pair ofbreast
man of affairsstatist
manager of affairsdepositary
marked out at birth by evil fairieselvish-marked
mate [make a pair]tread
mind impaired by agedotant
objection, hair-splittingcavil
open airair
outgrowth [of hair]excrement
pairbrace
pairgeminy
pairyoke
paircouplement
pair of youngcuplet
pair of youngcouplet
pair offcouple
pair uptread
pairedsympathized
pairs of hunting dogs, releaseuncouple
pairs, incouple
pig sold at the London fair on St Bartholomew's dayBartholomew boar-pig
play fair overkeep
play unfairlyfalse-play
private affairsecret
quarter, keep fairquarter
reckless despairdesperation
release pairs of hunting dogsuncouple
repairpiece
repairredress
repair [a falcon's wing]imp
ridge of feathers/hairs on an animal's head or neckcrest
ring, fairyorb
rising in the air [falconry]point
rough-hairedshag-haired
rough-haired water-dogwater-rug
savoir-faireknowing
shaggy hair, havingshag-haired
shares, fairhalf-part
short-hairednot-pated
snakes as hairGorgon
sorting out of affairsdespatch
speak fair wordsgloze
sprinkled with grey hairsgrizzled
sprinkling of grey hairsgrizzle
stairgrise
stairs, flight ofpair of stairs
startle from a lairrouse
state of affairsoccasion
state of affairsworld
state of affairsstate
state, chair ofstate
strategy, armchaircloset-war
tailor who does repairsbotcher
take the hair fromunhair
tangled bloody knots of hair, with blood-boltered
temporal affairs, intemporary
unfairunequal
unfairfalse
unfairsinister
unfairlyfalse
unfairly, playfalse-play
upstairsabove
war, affairs ofservice
water-dog, rough-hairedwater-rug
weather, fairfair
well, fairlyindifferently
well-airedwarm
white-hairedfrosty
white-hairedsilver
white-hairedmilky
wicked fairyhag
words, speak fairgloze
young, pair ofcuplet
young, pair ofcouplet

Themes and Topics

 4 result(s).
Here, there, and where...hereon mac iv.i.137 infected be the air whereon they ride on which wher...
Sounds...92 sound made by an arrow through the air ...
French...rs and earth!h5 iv.ii.4.1  rien puis? l'air et le feu? > nothing else? ...
... et le feu? > nothing else? air and fire?h5 iv.ii.4.2  ciel. > sky. h5 ...
...t.) mw v.iii.5   goodbye affair (n. f.) mw i.iv.50   business ...
...iii.iv.45   thus, in this way air (n.m.) h5 iv.ii.4   ...
... (n.m.) h5 iv.ii.4   air allons (v.) lll iv.iii.359 al...
...ardon fais (v.) h5 iii.iv.22 fair e [you] make fait (v.) mw i.iv...
...u] make fait (v.) mw i.iv.49 fair e makes, is faites (v.) h5 iv....
..., is faites (v.) h5 iv.iv.34 fair e [you] make fausse (adj.) h5 ...
Latin...ed me on mollis aer (cym v.v.448): soft air ne intellegis, domine (lll v.i.25): do ...
...acus aeacus aer (n. m.) cym v.v.448   air aio (v.) 2h6 i.iv.61   i proclaim a...
...dishness pulcher (adj.) mw iv.i.25   fair , beautiful purus (adj.) tit iv.ii.20 ...

Words Families

 8 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
AIRBASICair n, air v, airy adj
AIRSTATEair-braving adj, air-drawn adj
AIRNOTairless adj
BRAVESIZEair-braving adj
DRAWIMAGEair-drawn adj
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