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Search phrase: allay

Plays

 13 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.50I do not like ‘ But yet;’ it does allay I do not like but yet, it does alay
CoriolanusCor V.iii.85T' allay my rages and revenges withMy Rages and Reuenges, with
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.i.60Ay, and allay this thy abortive pride,I, and alay this thy abortiue Pride:
Henry VIIIH8 I.i.149.1Or but allay the fire of passion.Or but allay the fire of passion.
Henry VIIIH8 II.i.152To stop the rumour and allay those tonguesTo stop the rumor; and allay those tongues
King JohnKJ III.i.342That nothing can allay, nothing but blood,That nothing can allay, nothing but blood,
King JohnKJ V.vii.8It would allay the burning qualityIt would allay the burning qualitie
King LearKL I.ii.161the mischief of your person it would scarcely allay.the mischiefe of your person, it would scarsely alay.
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ii.173To allay with some cold drops of modestyTo allay with some cold drops of modestie
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.111O love, be moderate, allay thy ecstasy,O loue be moderate, allay thy extasie,
The TempestTem I.ii.2Put the wild waters in this roar, allay them.Put the wild waters in this Rore; alay them:
The Winter's TaleWT IV.ii.8might be some allay – or I o'erween to think so – whichmight be some allay, or I oreweene to thinke so) which
Twelfth NightTN I.iii.28the gift of a coward to allay the gust he hath in quarrelling,the gift of a Coward, to allay the gust he hath in quarrelling,

Glossary

 12 result(s).
allaysubside, abate, diminish, quell
allaymeans of lessening, source of abatement
allayspoil, dilute, qualify
allayingdiluting, watering down
allaymentmodifying agent, countermeasure, mitigation
atoneappease, allay, assuage
delayquench, subdue, allay
killsatisfy, allay, subdue, put an end to
layallay, reduce, moderate
smoothindulge, humour, allay, flatter
stanchsatisfy, quench, allay
staunchsatisfy, quench, allay

Thesaurus

 7 result(s).
allaylay
allaykill
allaystaunch
allaystanch
allaysmooth
allaydelay
allayatone

Words Families

 2 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ALLAYBASICallay v, allayment n
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