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Search phrase: alley

Plays

 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Much Ado About NothingMA I.ii.8Count Claudio, walking in a thick-pleached alley inCount Claudio walking in a thick pleached alley in
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.16As we do trace this alley up and down,As we do trace this alley vp and downe,

Glossary

 6 result(s).
AndrenAndres, valley in Picardy, N France
bottomvalley, hollow, dell
galliassheavily built warship using sails and oars [larger than a galley]
groundvalley, area of low-lying countryside
valevalley, lowland
valleyindentation, hollow [e.g. in the upper lip, or beneath the lower lip]

Thesaurus

 3 result(s).
valleyground
valleyvale
valleybottom

Words Families

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