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Search phrase: apt

Plays

 41 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.65There is not one word apt, one player fitted.There is not one word apt, one Player fitted.
CoriolanusCor III.ii.29I have a heart as little apt as yours,I haue a heart as little apt as yours,
CymbelineCym V.v.445The fit and apt construction of thy name,The fit and apt Construction of thy name
HamletHam I.v.31.2I find thee apt,I finde thee apt,
HamletHam III.ii.264Thoughts black, hands apt, drugs fit, and time agreeing,Thoughts blacke, hands apt, / Drugges fit, and Time agreeing:
Henry VH5 II.ii.86You know how apt our love was to accordYou know how apt our loue was, to accord
Henry VH5 V.ii.281Is she not apt?Is shee not apt?
Henry VIIIH8 II.iv.122Stubborn to justice, apt to accuse it, andStubborne to Iustice, apt to accuse it, and
Julius CaesarJC II.ii.97Apt to be rendered, for some one to say,Apt to be render'd, for some one to say,
Julius CaesarJC III.i.160I shall not find myself so apt to die;I shall not finde my selfe so apt to dye.
Julius CaesarJC V.iii.68Why dost thou show to the apt thoughts of menWhy do'st thou shew to the apt thoughts of men
King JohnKJ IV.ii.226Apt, liable to be employed in danger,Apt, liable to be employ'd in danger,
King LearKL II.iv.301And what they may incense him to, being aptAnd what they may incense him too, being apt,
King LearKL IV.ii.65They are apt enough to dislocate and tear
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.18Pretty and apt.Pretty and apt.
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.19How mean you, sir? I pretty and my saying apt, orHow meane you sir, I pretty, and my saying apt? or
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.20I apt and my saying pretty?I apt, and my saying prettie?
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.22Little pretty, because little. Wherefore apt?Little pretty, because little: wherefore apt?
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.23And therefore apt, because quick.And therefore apt, because quicke.
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.73Delivers in such apt and gracious wordsDeliuers in such apt and gracious words,
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.112Youth so apt to pluck a sweet!Youth so apt to plucke a sweet.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.i.89apt, I do assure you, sir, I do assure.apt I doe assure you sir, I doe assure.
Measure for MeasureMM I.iv.48.1By vain though apt affection.By vaine, though apt affection.
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.495I find an apt remission in myself,I finde an apt remission in my selfe:
Much Ado About NothingMA I.i.271And thou shalt see how apt it is to learnAnd thou shalt see how apt it is to learne
Much Ado About NothingMA II.i.189apt to do myself wrong. I am not so reputed; it is theapt to do my selfe wrong: I am not so reputed, it is the
OthelloOth II.i.170three fingers so oft, which now again you are most aptthree fingers so oft, which now againe you are most apt
OthelloOth II.i.278That she loves him, 'tis apt and of great credit.That she loues him, 'tis apt, and of great Credite.
OthelloOth II.iii.311apt, so blessed a disposition, that she holds it a vice in herapt, so blessed a disposition, she holds it a vice in her
OthelloOth V.ii.176Than what he found himself was apt and true.Then what he found himselfe was apt, and true.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.30An I were so apt to quarrel as thou art, anyAnd I were so apt to quarell as thou art, any
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.40You shall find me apt enough to that, sir, an youYou shall find me apt inough to that sir, and you
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.157Which heavy sorrow makes them apt unto.Which heauy sorrow makes them apt vnto.
The Taming of the ShrewTS II.i.165She's apt to learn and thankful for good turns.She's apt to learne, and thankefull for good turnes:
Timon of AthensTim I.i.136She is young and apt.She is yong and apt:
Troilus and CressidaTC V.ii.134To stubborn critics, apt, without a themeTo stubborne Criticks, apt without a theame
Twelfth NightTN I.iv.35I know thy constellation is right aptI know thy constellation is right apt
Twelfth NightTN I.v.24Apt, in good faith, very apt. Well, go thy way, ifApt in good faith, very apt: well go thy way, if
Twelfth NightTN III.i.124O world, how apt the poor are to be proud!O world, how apt the poore are to be proud?
Twelfth NightTN V.i.130And I, most jocund, apt, and willinglyAnd I most iocund, apt, and willinglie,
Twelfth NightTN V.i.317Madam, I am most apt t' embrace your offer.Madam, I am most apt t'embrace your offer:

Poems

 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Passionate PilgrimPP.16.14 Youth, so apt to pluck a sweet. Youth, so apt to pluck a sweet,
Venus and AdonisVen.354 As apt as new-fall'n snow takes any dint. As apt, as new falne snow takes any dint.

Glossary

 84 result(s).
Andrewthe Saint Andrew; name of a Spanish galleon captured at Cadiz in 1596
Antiopa[pron: an'tiyopa] Amazon captured or abducted by Theseus
applyconform, bend, adapt
aptfit, ready, prepared
aptlikely, inclined, prone
aptyielding, compliant, submissive
aptnatural, predictable, plausible, to be expected
aptprompt, quick, ready
aptimpressionable, susceptible
aptlyeasily, readily
Arion[a'riyon] legendary Greek musician; about to be robbed and killed by a ship’s crew, he was allowed to sing one last song; dolphins then appeared, Arion leapt overboard, and was carried by one of them to safety
bay[hunting] last stand, point of capture
bearing-clothchristening garment, baptismal shawl
beguilecharm, captivate, bewitch
captaincommander, chief, leader
captainprincipal, pre-eminent, chief
captain-generalcommander-in-chief
captainshipleadership, command
captenScottish pronunciation of 'captain'
captiouscapacious, spacious, roomy
captivatemake captive, capture, imprison
captiveimprisoning, confining, incarcerating
captivecapture, take captive
captivitythose made captive, prisoners
catchseize, get hold of, capture
christendombaptismal name, Christian name
congruentfitting, apt, suitable
dispositionaptitude, gift, capacity
enchantingbewitching, captivating, holding under a spell
enraptenraptured, inspired, carried away
enthralledenslaved, made captive
enure, inureaccustom, habituate, adapt
fainfond, inclined [to], apt [to]
fairyenchantress, captivator
feelinglypertinently, aptly, to the point
fetchsurround, close in upon, capture
fitadapt, conform, accommodate
fitlyjustly, fittingly, aptly
frameadapt, adjust, shape, accommodate
gossipgodparent, baptismal sponsor
happilyfittingly, appropriately, aptly
happinessfelicity, aptness, appropriateness [of expression]
headcommander, officer, captain
holdapply, be apt, remain valid
infixedcaptured, caught, firmly held
inureaccustom, habituate, adapt
liablefitting, apt, suitable
Limbodomain on the border of hell believed to contain the souls of unbaptised infants and of just people born before Christ
lockkeep captive, keep away, detain
measurablefitting, apt, suitable
new-ta'en[new-taken] freshly caught, just captured
patneatly, opportunely, aptly
periaptamulet, charm, talisman
prettynice, proper, apt
prisonmentimprisonment, detention, captivity
prizecaptured ship
raptransport, move with rapture
raptenraptured, entranced, thrilled
raptabsorbed, engrossed, preoccupied
raptcarried away with emotion, lost for words
rapturefit, seizure, convulsion
raptureseizure, plundering, carrying away
ravishentrance, enrapture, carry away with joy
redimefree yourself from captivity at the lowest ransom
restraintcaptivity, imprisonment, confinement
servilityslavery, servitude, captivity
sortfashion, frame, adapt
spacefreedom from captivity; or: possession of property
squareregulate, direct, adapt
suiteddressed up, set out, adapted
surpriseattack, capture, seize
surprisetake prisoner, capture [especially: suddenly, unexpectedly]
sympathizecapture, represent fittingly, express with feeling
takecaptivate, delight, enrapture
thraldombondage, servitude, captivity
thrallslave, subject, captive
thrallenslave, make captive
thrallcaptive, enslaved, subject
transportcarry away, captivate, enrapture
turnadapt, alter, modify
unaptnot inclined, unwilling, not prone
unaptunfit, not suited
unaptnessinaptitude, unreadiness, unwillingness
wearfashion, adapt, conform

Thesaurus

 69 result(s).
adaptapply
adaptfit
adaptframe
adaptsquare
adaptsort
adaptenure, inure
adaptwear
adaptturn
adaptedsuited
aptliable
aptpretty
aptmeasurable
aptcongruent
aptfain
apt, behold
aptitudedisposition
aptlyfeelingly
aptlyfitly
aptlyhappily
aptlypat
aptnesshappiness
baptismal namechristendom
baptismal shawlbearing-cloth
baptismal sponsorgossip
captainhead
captivatetake
captivatetransport
captivatebeguile
captivatingenchanting
captivatorfairy
captivethrall
captivethrall
captivecaptivity
captive, keeplock
captive, madeenthralled
captive, makethrall
captive, makecaptivate
captive, takecaptive
captivitythraldom
captivityrestraint
captivityservility
captivityprisonment
captivity, freedom fromspace
capturesurprise
capturefetch
capturesympathize
capturesurprise
capturecatch
capturecaptive
capturecaptivate
capture, point of [in hunting]bay
capturedinfixed
captured shipprize
captured, justnew-ta'en
enraptureravish
enrapturetake
enrapturetransport
enrapturedrapt
enrapturedenrapt
freedom from captivityspace
inaptitudeunaptness
just capturednew-ta'en
keep captivelock
move with rapturerap
name, baptismal / Christianchristendom
rapture, move withrap
shawl, baptismalbearing-cloth
ship, capturedprize
sponsor, baptismalgossip

Words Families

 6 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
APTBASICapt adj, aptly adv, aptness n
APTNOTunapt adj, unaptness n
UNAPTBASICsee APT
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