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Search phrase: aspiring

Plays

 7 result(s).
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Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iv.99Betwixt our nation and the aspiring French;Betwixt our Nation, and the aspyring French;
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.ii.97They, knowing Dame Eleanor's aspiring humour,They (knowing Dame Elianors aspiring humor)
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.vi.61What! Will the aspiring blood of LancasterWhat? will the aspiring blood of Lancaster
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iv.17In shining plate, that now the aspiring hillIn shining plate, that now the aspiring hill,
King JohnKJ V.i.56Show boldness and aspiring confidence!Shew boldnesse and aspiring confidence:
Richard IIR2 V.ii.9Which his aspiring rider seemed to know,Which his aspiring Rider seem'd to know,
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.328Put in her tender heart th' aspiring flamePut in her tender heart, th'aspiring Flame

Poems

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.548 In his dim mist th' aspiring mountains hiding, In his dim mist th'aspiring mountaines hiding:

Glossary

 6 result(s).
haughtyhigh-minded, aspiring, lofty
high-pitchedhigh-aspiring
labouringaspiring, striving, showing endeavour
mountingambitious, aspiring, rising
palliamentrobe, gown [of someone aspiring to Roman consulship]
thriveraspiring person, striver, wannabe

Thesaurus

 5 result(s).
aspiringlabouring
aspiringhaughty
aspiringmounting
aspiring personthriver
high-aspiringhigh-pitched

Words Families

 1 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ASPIREBASICaspiring adj
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