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Search phrase: authority

Plays

 58 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW II.iii.235patient, there is no fettering of authority. I'll beat him,patient, there is no fettering of authority. Ile beate him
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.v.63much sport out of him; by his authority he remainsmuch sport out of him, by his authoritie hee remaines
Antony and CleopatraAC II.ii.53Discredit my authority with yours,Discredit my authority with yours,
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vi.95your hand, Menas. If our eyes had authority, here theyyour hand Menas, if our eyes had authority, heere they
Antony and CleopatraAC III.vi.33That he his high authority abused,That he his high Authority abus'd,
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xiii.90Authority melts from me. Of late, when I cried ‘ Ho!’,Authority melts from me of late. When I cried hoa,
CoriolanusCor I.i.15good. What authority surfeits on would relievegood: what Authority surfets one, would releeue
CoriolanusCor III.i.23For they do prank them in authorityFor they doe pranke them in Authoritie,
CoriolanusCor III.i.207Or let us stand to our authority,Or let vs stand to our Authoritie,
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.ii.58Wrested his meaning and authority.Wrested his meaning, and Authoritie.
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.ii.82I gave bold way to my authorityI gaue bold way to my Authority,
Henry IV Part 22H4 V.iii.112the King, in some authority.the King, in some Authority.
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.i.18A man of great authority in France,A man of great Authoritie in France,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.i.59That neither in birth or for authorityThat neither in birth, or for authoritie,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iv.135And yet, in substance and authority,And yet in substance and authority,
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.v.41And of such great authority in FranceAnd of such great Authoritie in France,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.316Why, our authority is his consent,Why, our Authoritie is his consent,
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.ii.24That hath authority over him that swears:That hath authoritie ouer him that sweares.
Henry VIIIH8 II.iv.4And on all sides th' authority allowed.And on all sides th'Authority allow'd,
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.234.1Authority so weighty.Authority so weighty.
Henry VIIIH8 V.iii.35And the strong course of my authorityAnd the strong course of my Authority,
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.444An evil deed, done by authority,An euill deed done by authoritie,
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.30And stalls him in his own authority.And stalls him in his owne authoritie:
King JohnKJ II.i.113In any breast of strong authorityIn any beast of strong authoritie,
King JohnKJ II.i.118Alack, thou dost usurp authority.Alack thou dost vsurpe authoritie.
King JohnKJ III.i.160To him and his usurped authority.To him and his vsurp'd authoritie.
King JohnKJ IV.ii.211And on the winking of authorityAnd on the winking of Authoritie
King JohnKJ V.i.4Your sovereign greatness and authority.Your Soueraigne greatnesse and authoritie.
King LearKL I.i.303If our father carry authority with such disposition as heif our Father carry authority with such disposition as he
King LearKL I.iv.30Authority.Authority.
King LearKL II.i.59By his authority I will proclaim itBy his authoritie I will proclaime it,
King LearKL IV.vi.159mightst behold the great image of authority: a dog'smight'st behold the great image of Authoritie, a Dogg's
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.87Save base authority from others' books.Saue base authoritie from others Bookes.
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.65Most sweet Hercules! More authority, dear boy,Most sweete Hercules: more authority deare Boy,
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.285O, some authority how to proceed!O some authority how to proceed,
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.119Thus can the demi-god AuthorityThus can the demy-god (Authority)
Measure for MeasureMM I.iv.56And with full line of his authority,(And with full line of his authority)
Measure for MeasureMM II.ii.118Dressed in a little brief authority,Drest in a little briefe authoritie,
Measure for MeasureMM II.ii.134Because authority, though it err like others,Because Authoritie, though it erre like others,
Measure for MeasureMM II.ii.176Thieves for their robbery have authorityTheeues for their robbery haue authority,
Measure for MeasureMM IV.ii.108When it is borne in high authority,When it is borne in high Authority.
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iv.24For my authority bears of a credent bulkFor my Authority beares of a credent bulke,
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.33O, what authority and show of truthO what authoritie and shew of truth
OthelloOth I.iii.322why the power and corrigible authority of this lieswhy the power, and Corrigeable authoritie of this lies
OthelloOth II.i.143woman indeed? One that in the authority of her meritwoman indeed? One, that in the authorithy of her merit,
PericlesPer IV.vi.85my authority shall not see thee, or else look friendlymy authoritie shall not see thee, or else looke friendly
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.289If law, authority, and power deny not,If law, authoritie, and power denie not,
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.212Wrest once the law to your authority,Wrest once the Law to your authority.
The TempestTem I.i.23hand a rope more. Use your authority. If you cannot,hand a rope more, vse your authoritie: If you cannot,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.231Of more authority, I am sure more love;Of more authority, I am sure more love,
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.463It is in mine authority to commandIt is in mine authoritie to command
The Winter's TaleWT II.i.53.2By his great authority;By his great authority,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.795He seems to be of great authority. Close withHe seemes to be of great authoritie: close with
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.796him, give him gold; and though authority be a stubbornhim, giue him Gold; and though Authoritie be a stubborne
Timon of AthensTim II.ii.143Yea, 'gainst th' authority of manners prayed youYea 'gainst th'Authoritie of manners, pray'd you
Timon of AthensTim V.i.161Live with authority. So soon we shall drive backLiue with Authoritie: so soone we shall driue backe
Troilus and CressidaTC V.ii.147Bifold authority, where reason can revoltBy foule authoritie: where reason can reuolt
Twelfth NightTN I.ii.20Whereto thy speech serves for authority,Whereto thy speech serues for authoritie

Poems

 2 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
SonnetsSonn.66.9 And art made tongue-tied by authority, And arte made tung-tide by authoritie,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.620 Authority for sin, warrant for blame, Authoritie for sinne, warrant for blame?

Glossary

 34 result(s).
authorauthority, source, informant
authorityauthoritative influence, dictatorial opinion
authorityright to command, position of power
authoritythose in authority, the ruling class
authoritypower, right, prerogative
authoritydominion, influence
authorizevouch for, approve, speak with authority
benchgive a position of honour, place in authority
breechbreeches, trousers [representing the authority of the husband]
chairplace of authority
commandposition of authority, superior role
commandauthority, commanding power
commandmentcontrol, authority, sovereignty [over]
commissionwarrant, authority [to act]
commissioncommand, authority, power
countenanceposition, standing, authority
edictauthority, judgement, valuation
gravityrespectability, authority, dignified position
greatnesspower, might, authority
investempower, install in office, give authority
licenceauthority to act, freedom of action
namerightful claimant, legitimate authority
officeofficiously withhold, use petty authority to block
potencypower, authority, command
powerauthority, government
predominanceascendancy, predominant influence, authority
Quinapalus[pron: kwi'napalus] imaginary name for a learned authority
roast, rule thehas total authority, domineer, be master
signetseal [of authority], signet ring
sovereigntyroyal dignity, kingly authority
supremesupreme ruler, king, highest in authority
swayposition of authority, powerful office
virtueauthority, jurisdiction, power
writwritten authority, formal order, warrant

Thesaurus

 35 result(s).
authorityauthor
authoritycommission
authoritycommission
authoritygravity
authoritygreatness
authoritypredominance
authoritypotency
authoritypower
authorityedict
authorityvirtue
authoritycommandment
authoritycommand
authoritycountenance
authority to actlicence
authority, giveinvest
authority, have totalroast, rule the
authority, highest insupreme
authority, kinglysovereignty
authority, legitimatename
authority, place inbench
authority, place ofchair
authority, position ofsway
authority, position ofcommand
authority, speak withauthorize
authority, those in authority
authority, writtenwrit
block using petty authorityoffice
highest in authoritysupreme
kingly authoritysovereignty
legitimate authorityname
place of authoritychair
position of authoritysway
position of authoritycommand
speak with authorityauthorize
written authoritywrit

Themes and Topics

 1 result(s).
Contemporary figures, factual and fictitious...n i.v.32 imaginary name for a learned authority ringwood mw ii.i.111 traditio...

Words Families

 5 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
AUTHORITYBASICauthority n, authorize v, authorized adj
AUTHORITYNOTunauthorized adj
UNAUTHORIZEDBASICsee AUTHORITY
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