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Search phrase: antic

Plays

 12 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
HamletHam I.v.172To put an antic disposition on – To put an Anticke disposition on:)
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.ii.60the rusty curb of old Father Antic the law? Do not thouthe rustie curbe of old Father Anticke the Law? Doe not thou
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.vii.18Thou antic Death, which laughest us here to scorn,Thou antique Death, which laugh'st vs here to scorn,
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.106delightful ostentation, or show, or pageant, or antic, ordelightfull ostentation, or show, or pageant, or anticke, or
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.140We will have, if this fadge not, an antic. IWe will haue, if this fadge not, an Antique. I
MacbethMac IV.i.129While you perform your antic round,While you performe your Antique round:
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.63If black, why, Nature, drawing of an antic,If blacke, why Nature drawing of an anticke,
Richard IIR2 III.ii.162Keeps death his court; and there the antic sits,Keepes Death his Court, and there the Antique sits
Romeo and JulietRJ I.v.56Come hither, covered with an antic face,Come hither couer'd with an antique face,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.iv.28The pox of such antic, lisping, affectingThe Pox of such antique lisping affecting
The Taming of the ShrewTS induction.1.99Were he the veriest antic in the world.Were he the veriest anticke in the world.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK IV.i.75And all we'll dance an antic 'fore the Duke,And all wee'l daunce an Antique fore the Duke,

Glossary

 44 result(s).
againstin preparation for, in anticipation of
againstin anticipation of the time when
antic, antick(e), antiqueancient, olden, former
antic, antick(e), antiquebizarre dance, fantastic spectacle, grotesque entertainment
antic, antick(e), antiquegrotesque figure, grinning jester, buffoon
antic, antick(e), antiqueold-fashioned, old-world, antiquated
antic, antick(e), antiquemake grotesque figure of, make fools of
antic, antick(e), antiquefantastic, bizarre, weird
anticly, antiquelygrotesquely, like a buffoon, in an antic manner
awaitexpect, anticipate, look out for
bedlammad, crazed, frantic
brainsick, brain-sickmad, foolish, frantic
cap-and-kneesycophantic, flattering, obsequious
Chanticleercock, rooster [in the medieval story of Reynard the Fox, retold in Chaucer's ‘The Nun's Priest's Tale’]
Cophetua[pron: ko'fetjua] African king of a romantic ballad, who fell in love with a beggar-girl, Zenelophon
dreadfear, anticipate in fear, be anxious about
expectexpectation, anticipation
expectanceexpectant state, watchful anticipation
expectationanticipation, hopefulness
forethinkanticipate, foresee, predict
franticmad, insane, frenzied, out of one's senses
friskinantic, friskiness, playful action
gambolleap, caper, antic
goanticipate, forestall
hopeexpect, anticipate, envisage
hopefulhoped-for, anticipated
inkhornpedantic, book-scribbling
levelguess correctly, rightly anticipate
lookexpect, hope for, anticipate
lookexpect, anticipate, hope, await the time
mistrustsuspect the existence of, apprehend, anticipate
pedanticalpedantic, exaggerated, artificial
preventforestall, anticipate
preventanticipate, expect, look ahead to
projectanticipation, speculation, prospect
singanticipate trouble, see storm-clouds brewing
tarryawait, expect, anticipate
thinkexpect, anticipate, look
thoughtexpectation, estimate, anticipation
unhopedunexpected, unforeseen, unanticipated
unlookedunexpected, unanticipated, unforeseen
unlooked-forunexpected, unanticipated, unforeseen
yea-forsoothalways agreeing, fawning, sycophantic
Zenelophon[pron: ze'nelofon] beggar-girl of a romantic ballad, loved by an African king

Thesaurus

 36 result(s).
anticfriskin
anticgambol
antic manner, in ananticly, antiquely
anticipatelook
anticipateprevent
anticipateprevent
anticipatemistrust
anticipatethink
anticipatetarry
anticipateawait
anticipatelook
anticipatehope
anticipatego
anticipateforethink
anticipate in feardread
anticipate rightlylevel
anticipate troublesing
anticipatedhopeful
anticipationproject
anticipationexpect
anticipationexpectation
anticipationthought
anticipation, watchfulexpectance
fear, anticipate indread
franticbrainsick, brain-sick
franticbedlam
pedanticpedantical
pedanticinkhorn
rightly anticipatelevel
sycophanticyea-forsooth
sycophanticcap-and-knee
trouble, anticipatesing
unanticipatedunlooked
unanticipatedunlooked-for
unanticipatedunhoped
watchful anticipationexpectance

Words Families

 9 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ANTIC [age]BASICsee ANTIQUE
ANTIC [character]BASICantic n, antick n, antick v, anticly adv
ANTICIPATEBASICanticipate v, anticipation n
ANTIQUEBASICantic adj, antick adj
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