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Search phrase: angle

Plays

 10 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.212She knew her distance and did angle for me,She knew her distance, and did angle for mee,
Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.10Give me mine angle. We'll to th' river; there,Giue me mine Angle, weele to'th'Riuer there
HamletHam V.ii.66Thrown out his angle for my proper life,Throwne out his Angle for my proper life,
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.iii.84The hearts of all that he did angle for.The hearts of all that hee did angle for.
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.29So angle we for Beatrice, who even nowSo angle we for Beatrice, who euen now,
The TempestTem I.ii.223In an odd angle of the isle, and sitting,In an odde Angle of the Isle, and sitting
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.i.16Not an angel of the air,Not an angle of the aire,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.i.59A boy or woman. I then left my angleA boy or woman. I then left my angle
The Winter's TaleWT IV.ii.45fear, the angle that plucks our son thither. Thou shaltfeare) the Angle that pluckes our sonne thither. Thou shalt
Troilus and CressidaTC III.ii.153To angle for your thoughts; but you are wise,To Angle for your thoughts: but you are wise,

Glossary

 38 result(s).
aglet(plural) tiny shining ornaments worn on a dress, spangles
anglefishing rod, line, hook
anglecorner, nook, spot
AngleterreEngland. [Click on this word for a translation of the French in this scene.]
blood-bolteredwith hair matted with blood, with tangled bloody knots of hair
brakeentanglement, snare, restriction
changeableof varying colour [when viewed from different angles], shot
chidequarrel, wrangle, fight
elftangle, mat, twist
engagedentangled, involved, trapped
enrootedentangled by the roots
fangledfashion-conscious, novelty-obsessed, trendy
fives(plural) horse disease affecting the parotid glands [the strangles]
hagglemangle, hack, lacerate
intertangledintertwined, entwined, interlaced
intrinsicateintricate, complicated, entangled
janglewrangle, squabble, argue
jarquarrel, wrangle, disagree [over]
knitentangle, tie up, catch up
manglewound, gash, hack
murdertear off, mangle, destroy
new-devisednewfangled, freshly invented
new-fangledfond of novelty, distracted by new things
perspectivepicture in which perspective is altered so as to appear distorted unless seen from a particular angle
pleadargue, debate, wrangle
ravelunravel, disentangle, make clear
ravelbecome entangled, get confused
ravelledtangled, confused, jumbled up
spangleadorn brightly, add glitter to
squaretype of measuring instrument, especially for right angles
stranglequench, eclipse, stifle
tangletrap, snare, enmesh, hold fast
trammelentangle, catch up [as in a fishing net]
trigontriangle of the zodiac
twilled[unclear meaning] woven with osiers, tangled
wrangledispute, contest, argue over
wranglerquarreller, arguer; also: opponent, disputant
wrapentangle, catch, involve

Thesaurus

 24 result(s).
disentangleravel
entangleknit
entanglewrap
entangletrammel
entangledengaged
entangledintrinsicate
entangled by rootsenrooted
entangled, becomeravel
entanglementbrake
manglehaggle
manglemurder
newfanglednew-devised
roots, entangled byenrooted
spanglesaglet
tangleelf
tangledravelled
tangledtwilled
tangled bloody knots of hair, with blood-boltered
triangle of the zodiactrigon
wranglejangle
wranglejar
wrangleplead
wranglechide
zodiac, triangle of the trigon

Words Families

 7 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ANGLE [fish]BASICangle (n), angle v, angler n, angling n
ANGLE [shape]BASICangle (n), triangle n
TRIANGLEBASICsee ANGLE [shape]
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