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Search phrase: attain

Plays

 9 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.22themselves till they attain to their abhorred ends, so hethemselues, till they attaine to their abhorr'd ends: so he
CymbelineCym V.v.184Upon his honoured finger – to attainVpon his honour'd finger) to attaine
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.iii.6Ere he attain his easeful western bed;Ere he attaine his easefull Westerne Bed:
Julius CaesarJC V.v.38By this vile conquest shall attain unto.By this vile Conquest shall attaine vnto.
Julius CaesarJC V.v.42That have but laboured to attain this hour.That haue but labour'd, to attaine this houre.
Richard IIR2 II.iii.64And far surmounts our labour to attain it.And farre surmounts our labour to attaine it.
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.i.37Miss that which one unworthier may attain,Misse that which one vnworthier may attaine,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.iv.21Cannot attain it, why then – hark you hither.Cannot attaine it, why then harke you hither.
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.330t' attain to! If thou wert the lion, the fox would beguilet'attaine to. If thou wert the Lyon, the Fox would beguile

Glossary

 22 result(s).
assumeattain, achieve, reach
attainobtain, acquire, gain
attainderaccusation, allegation, denunciation
attainderdishonourable stain, foul slur
attaintaffect, touch, strike
attainttaint [by treason], corrupt
attaintdisgrace, dishonour, corruption
attaintcondemnation, accusation
attaintaccuse of treason, condemn
attaintsign of weariness, suggestion of fatigue
attaintstain, infection, corruption
attaintureconviction, condemnation, sentence
climbreach, attain, achieve
comeachieve, attain, arrive at
compasswin, obtain, attain
endlessnever-ending, impossible, unattainable
reachreach out for, strive to attain
reachcapacity, capability, power of attainment
reachequal, match, attain to
recoveryattainment, gain, restoration
touchachieve, accomplish, attain
unattainteddispassionate, detached, unprejudiced

Thesaurus

 11 result(s).
attaincompass
attaincome
attainassume
attainreach
attaintouch
attainclimb
attain, strive toreach
attainmentrecovery
attainment, power ofreach
strive to attainreach
unattainableendless

Words Families

 6 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ATTAINBASICattain v, attainder n, attaint n, attainture n
ATTAINNOTunattainted adj
UNATTAINTEDBASICsee ATTAIN
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