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Plays

 81 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.22Beetles black, approach not near,Beetles blacke approach not neere;
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.381At whose approach ghosts wandering here and thereAt whose approach Ghosts wandring here and there,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.430By day's approach look to be visited.By daies approach looke to be visited.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.107Let him approach.Let him approach.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.276Approach, ye Furies fell.Approch you Furies fell:
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.v.1Nay, come, for if they do approach the city, weNay come, / For if they do approach the Citty, / We
All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.25Th' incensing relics of it. Let him approachTh' incensing reliques of it. Let him approach
Antony and CleopatraAC I.ii.35Than that which is to approach.then that which is to approach.
Antony and CleopatraAC III.vi.45The neighs of horse to tell of her approachThe neighes of Horse to tell of her approach,
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xii.6.2Approach and speak.Approach, and speake.
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xiii.89Approach there! – Ah, you kite! Now, gods and devils!Approch there: ah you Kite. Now Gods & diuels
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.viii.39Applauding our approach.Applauding our approach.
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.35The soldiers approach Cleopatra from behind
Antony and CleopatraAC V.ii.322Approach, ho! All's not well; Caesar's beguiled.Approach hoa, / All's not well: Casar's beguild.
As You Like ItAYL II.vii.8He saves my labour by his own approach.He saues my labor by his owne approach.
As You Like ItAYL IV.iii.120This seen, Orlando did approach the man,This seene, Orlando did approach the man,
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.i.150Now bind my brows with iron, and approachNow binde my Browes with Iron and approach
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.v.64Approach me, and thou shalt be as thou wast,Approach me, and thou shalt be as thou was't
Henry VH5 IV.i.87the approach of day.the approach of day.
Henry VH5 IV.ii.34For our approach shall so much dare the fieldFor our approach shall so much dare the field,
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.i.9By whose approach the regions of Artois,By whose approach, the Regions of Artoys,
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.v.62And death approach not ere my tale be done.And Death approach not, ere my Tale be done.
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.iii.6Where death's approach is seen so terrible!Where death's approach is seene so terrible.
Henry VIIIH8 II.iv.239Prithee return. With thy approach I knowPrethee returne, with thy approch: I know,
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.198Should the approach of this wild river break,Should the approach of this wilde Riuer breake,
King Edward IIIE3 I.ii.111For this your royal presence, whose approachFor this your Royall presence, whose approch,
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.39By which I guess that their approach is near.By which I gesse that their approch is neare.
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.41But happily, perceiving your approach,But happily perceiuing your approch,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.v.32With their approach there came this sudden fog,With their approach there came this sodain fog,
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.41And kings approach the nearest unto GodAnd kings approch the nearest vnto God,
King JohnKJ I.i.47Let them approach.Let them approach:
King JohnKJ II.i.216And but for our approach those sleeping stones,And but for our approch, those sleeping stones,
King JohnKJ II.i.313King John, your king and England's, doth approach,King Iohn, your king and Englands, doth approach,
King JohnKJ III.iv.162O sir, when he shall hear of your approach,O Sir, when he shall heare of your approach,
King JohnKJ V.ii.131This apish and unmannerly approach,This apish and vnmannerly approach,
King LearKL II.ii.161Approach, thou beacon to this under globe,Approach thou Beacon to this vnder Globe,
King LearKL IV.vii.93powers of the kingdom approach apace.
King LearKL V.iii.100Call by the trumpet. He that dares approach,Call by the Trumpet: he that dares approach;
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.24No woman may approach his silent court.No woman may approach his silent Court:
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.81Navarre had notice of your fair approach,Nauar had notice of your faire approach,
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.83Against your peace. Love doth approach disguised,Against your Peace, Loue doth approach, disguis'd:
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.509Berowne, they will shame us. Let them not approach.Berowne, they will shame vs: / Let them not approach.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.879Holla! Approach.Holla, Approach.
MacbethMac I.iv.47The hearing of my wife with your approach;The hearing of my Wife, with your approach:
MacbethMac II.iii.68Approach the chamber and destroy your sightApproch the Chamber, and destroy your sight
MacbethMac III.iv.99Approach thou like the rugged Russian bear,Approach thou like the rugged Russian Beare,
MacbethMac IV.ii.67I doubt some danger does approach you nearly.I doubt some danger do's approach you neerely.
MacbethMac IV.iii.133Whither indeed, before thy here-approach,Whither indeed, before they heere approach
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.33They approach the bower
Richard IIR2 I.iii.6For nothing but his majesty's approach.For nothing but his Maiesties approach.
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.107And yours, close fighting ere I did approach.And yours close fighting ere I did approach,
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.8As signal that thou hearest something approach.As signall that thou hearest some thing approach,
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.18The boy gives warning something doth approach.The Boy giues warning, something doth approach,
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.ii.123glad of his approach. If he have the condition of a saintglad of his approach: if he haue the condition of a Saint,
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.vi.24I'll watch as long for you then. Approach.Ile watch as long for you then: approach
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.ii.31Let her approach.Let her approach.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.v.78approach, and, in her invention and Ford's wife'sapproch: and in her inuention, and Fords wiues
The TempestTem I.ii.188Approach, my Ariel! Come!Approach my Ariel. Come.
The TempestTem IV.i.49Dearly, my delicate Ariel. Do not approachDearely, my delicate Ariell: doe not approach
The TempestTem IV.i.75Approach, rich Ceres, her to entertain.Approach, rich Ceres, her to entertaine.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.iv.31By thy approach thou makest me most unhappy.By thy approach thou mak'st me most vnhappy.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.ii.93.2Let him approach;Let him approach;
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.i.50Green Neptune into purple, whose approachGreene Nepture into purple.
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.422Where I arrive, and my approach be shunned,Where I arriue, and my approch be shun'd,
The Winter's TaleWT III.iii.22Like very sanctity, she did approachLike very sanctity she did approach
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.52.2See, your guests approach.See, your Guests approach,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.213Prithee bring him in, and let him approachPre'thee bring him in, and let him approach
The Winter's TaleWT V.i.89Like to his father's greatness. His approachLike to his Fathers Greatnesse: his approach
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.99'Tis time: descend; be stone no more; approach;'Tis time: descend: be Stone no more: approach:
Timon of AthensTim II.ii.103borrow of your masters, they approach sadly and goborrow of your Masters, they approach sadly, and go
Timon of AthensTim V.ii.4Present approach.present approach.
Timon of AthensTim V.iv.2Our terrible approach.Our terrible approach.
Timon of AthensTim V.iv.43Approach the fold and cull th' infected forth,Approach the Fold, and cull th'infected forth,
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.13And suffer not dishonour to approachAnd suffer not Dishonour to approach
Titus AndronicusTit IV.iii.109and when you come to him, at the first approach youand when you come to him, at the first approach you
Titus AndronicusTit IV.iv.72Ay, now begins our sorrows to approach.I, now begins our sorrowes to approach,
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.i.44Rouse him, and give him note of our approach,Rouse him, and giue him note of our approach,
Twelfth NightTN I.v.157Let him approach. Call in my gentlewoman.Let him approach: Call in my Gentlewoman.
Twelfth NightTN I.v.190approach rather to wonder at you than to hear you. Ifapproach rather to wonder at you, then to heare you. If
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.1Approach, Sir Andrew. Not to be abed afterApproach Sir Andrew: not to bee a bedde after
Twelfth NightTN II.v.191his first approach before my lady. He will come to her inhis first approach before my Lady: hee will come to her in

Poems

 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Passionate PilgrimPP.6.8 For his approach, that often there had been. For his approch, that often there had beene.
Venus and AdonisVen.386 Welcomes the warm approach of sweet desire. Welcomes the warme approch of sweet desire,

Glossary

 31 result(s).
accostapproach, make up to, pay court to
approacharrival, coming
approacharrive, come, turn up
approachadvances, amorous attention
approachadvance, attack, offensive
approacherone who approaches
assailapproach with offers of love, woo with vigour, attempt to seduce
boardaccost, address, approach, tackle
coastmake one's way, approach [towards]
coasting[unclear meaning] approachable, ready, friendly
comeapproach, move towards
comeapproach, descend on
encountermeet, approach [as an adversary]
encounteraccosting, address, approach
encounterapproach, go to, move towards
growapproach, move, draw
here-approacharrival here
imminenceimpending evil, approaching peril
indirectionroundabout means, indirect approach
labourprogress towards, approach
makecome, proceed, approach
presentimminent, impending, approaching
repaircoming, arrival, approach
reproachmalapropism for ‘approach
re-saluteapproach again, greet once more
resortvisits, visitings, approaches
saluteapproach, greet, make contact with
takeencounter, approach, tackle
towardsat hand, approaching, imminent
unattempteduntempted, unseduced, unapproached
undertakeapproach, make overtures to, commit to deal with

Thesaurus

 28 result(s).
approachcome
approachboard
approachcoast
approachundertake
approachresort
approachtake
approachgrow
approachrepair
approachcome
approachaccost
approachlabour
approachsalute
approachmake
approachencounter
approachencounter
approach [as an adversary]encounter
approach againre-salute
approach with offers of loveassail
approach, indirectindirection
approachablecoasting
approaches, one whoapproacher
approachingpresent
approachingtowards
approaching perilimminence
indirect approachindirection
love, approach offeringassail
peril, approachingimminence
unapproachedunattempted

Themes and Topics

 3 result(s).
Address forms...;on to talbot [enemies] sir [friendly approach ; also as ‘good signor’; not...
Classical mythology...er’) furies mnd v.i.276 approach , ye furies fell three goddesses: alec...
...w hyrcan tiger mac iii.iv.100 approach thou like ... the hyrcan tiger tiger ...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...sed so often that we find it helpful to approach them in the manner of a language-teachi...

Words Families

 4 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
APPROACHBASICapproach n, approach v, approaching adj
APPROACHPEOPLEapproacher n
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