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Search phrase: arrow

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.i.170By his best arrow with the golden head,By his best arrow with the golden head,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.101Swifter than arrow from the Tartar's bow.Swifter then arrow from the Tartars bowe.
HamletHam V.ii.237That I have shot mine arrow o'er the houseThat I haue shot mine Arrow o're the house,
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.iii.32reward of valour. Do you think me a swallow, an arrow,reward of Valour. Doe you thinke me a Swallow, an Arrow,
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.22Is little Cupid's crafty arrow made,Is little Cupids crafty arrow made,
PericlesPer I.i.163As thou wilt live, fly after, and like an arrowAs thou wilt liue flie after, and like an arrow
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.209With Cupid's arrow. She hath Dian's wit,With Cupids arrow, she hath Dians wit:
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.i.148To shoot another arrow that self wayTo shoote another arrow that selfe way
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW V.v.227stand to strike at me, that your arrow hath glanced.stand to strike at me, that your Arrow hath glanc'd.

Poems

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Venus and AdonisVen.947 Love's golden arrow at him should have fled, Loues golden arrow at him should haue fled,

Glossary

 41 result(s).
barrowbarrowful, cartload
bird-bolt, burboltshort blunt-headed arrow for shooting birds
bolt[short and thick, crossbow] arrow
burboltshort blunt-headed arrow for shooting birds
butt-shaftblunt-headed arrow
channelnarrow inlet, passage into a harbour
costermonger[sellers of fruit (originally ‘costard-apples’) and vegetables] barrow-boy, apple-seller
creekwinding path, narrow lane
Cupid[pron: 'kyoopid] Roman god of love, son of Venus and Mercury; a winged, blindfolded boy with curved bow and arrows
dartarrow; or: light spear
darthurl like an arrow
dartingarrow-shooting
edgehigh and narrow ridge
endartembed, bury, send in [as an arrow]
eyas-musketyoung male sparrow-hawk
farrow[of pigs] litter, young, piglet
flight[of arrows] power of flight, size and weight
forkbarbed arrow-head
hardpainful, harrowing, tough
harrowdisturb, distress, vex
harrowdisturb, distress, vex
headarrow-head
Hellespont['helespont] Dardanelles; narrow strait in NW Turkey, connecting the Aegean Sea and the Sea of Marmara
hewghsound made by an arrow through the air
loose[archery] shoot an arrow
loveshaftlove-causing arrow
marrowrich and nutritious substance derived from bone cavities
marrowspirit, courage, strength
narrowlimited, very small, poor
narrowlycarefully, with close attention
narrow-pryinginquisitive, snooping, meddlesome
pendantlong narrow flag, pennon, pennant
pinchingbitingly cold; or: narrowly restricting
pithlessfeeble, frail, puny [lacking pith, or marrow]
shaft[long and slender] arrow
side-piercingheartrending, heartbreaking, harrowing
straittight, close-fitting, narrow
straitnarrow, cramped, confined
taborintype of drum [narrower and longer than a tabor]
tediouspainful, irksome, harrowing
unbent[archery] not bent, not prepared to release an arrow

Thesaurus

 38 result(s).
arrowshaft
arrowdart
arrow for shooting birdsbird-bolt, burbolt
arrow, blunt-headedbutt-shaft
arrow, hurl like andart
arrow, love-causingloveshaft
arrow, not prepared to release anunbent
arrow, shoot an loose
arrow-headhead
arrow-head, barbedfork
arrow-shootingdarting
barbed arrow-headfork
barrow-boycostermonger
barrowfulbarrow
birds, arrow for shootingbird-bolt, burbolt
blunt-headed arrowbutt-shaft
bow and arrowCupid
flag, long narrowpendant
flight, power of [of arrows]flight
harrowinghard
harrowingside-piercing
harrowingtedious
hawk, young male sparroweyas-musket
hurl like an arrowdart
inlet, narrowchannel
lane, narrowcreek
love-causing arrowloveshaft
narrowstrait
narrowstrait
narrow inletchannel
narrow lanecreek
power of flight [of arrows]flight
restricting, narrowlypinching
ridge, high and narrowedge
send in [as an arrow]endart
shoot an arrow loose
sparrow-hawk, young male eyas-musket
young male sparrow-hawkeyas-musket

Themes and Topics

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Sounds... hewgh kl iv.vi.92 sound made by an arrow through the air ...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ARROWBASICarrow n
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