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Search phrase: amazon

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.ii.104Stay, stay thy hands; thou art an Amazon,Stay, stay thy hands, thou art an Amazon,
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.i.106Belike she minds to play the Amazon.Belike she minds to play the Amazon.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.70But that, forsooth, the bouncing Amazon,But that forsooth the bouncing Amazon
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.143.3Amazon, and all dance, men with women, a loftyAmazon, and all Dance, men with women, a loftie

Glossary

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Amazon, Amazonianone of a race of warrior women, said to be descended from Ares, god of war
AmazonianAmazon-like; beardless, hairless
Amazonianresembling a female warrior [of the mythical Amazonian race]; warlike
Antiopa[pron: an'tiyopa] Amazon captured or abducted by Theseus
Hippolyta[pron: hi'polita] queen of the Amazons
Penthesilea[pron: penthesi'laya] Amazonian queen, who helped Priam at Troy
Theseus[pron: 'theesius] legendary king of Athens; killer of the Minotaur; he conquered the Amazons and married their queen, Hippolyta

Thesaurus

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AmazonHippolyta
AmazonPenthesilea
AmazonAntiopa
Amazon-likeAmazonian

Themes and Topics

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...78 honoured hippolyta, / most dreaded amazon ian ...
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...oby to maria] good night, penthesilea amazon ian warrior queen, daughter of ares, god...
...p killed the minotaur; he conquered the amazon s, and married their queen, hippolyta; c...
...lyta; character in two noble kinsmen amazon in non-classical legend thetis ...
Non-classical legend, romance, and folklore...eing location example gloss amazon , ...
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... i.ii.104 stay thy hands; thou art an amazon one of a race of warrior women, said ...
...77 honoured hippolyta, / most dreaded amazon ian queen of the ...
...ian queen of the amazon s; character in two noble kinsman; see a...
...haracter in two noble kinsman; see also amazon , ...
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... ii.iii.170 good night, penthesilea amazon ian queen, who helped priam at troy ...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
AMAZONBASICAmazon n, Amazonian n
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