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Search phrase: coat


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As You Like ItAYL I.iii.16I could shake them off my coat; these burs areI could shake them off my coate, these burs are
As You Like ItAYL II.i.37That their discharge did stretch his leathern coatThat their discharge did stretch his leatherne coat
As You Like ItAYL II.vii.43I am ambitious for a motley coat.I am ambitious for a motley coat.
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.408‘ Rosalind ’, and come every day to my cote, and woo me.Rosalind, and come euerie day to my Coat, and woe me.
HamletHam III.ii.48and ‘ You owe me a quarter's wages,’ and ‘ My coat
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.ii.43herald's coat without sleeves. And the shirt to say the truthHeralds Coat, without sleeues: and the Shirt, to say the truth,
Henry VH5 II.iv.38Covering discretion with a coat of folly;Couering Discretion with a Coat of Folly;
Henry VH5 II.iv.47Doth like a miser spoil his coat with scantingDoth like a Miser spoyle his Coat, with scanting
Henry VH5 III.vi.82the world he is. If I find a hole in his coat, I will tellthe World hee is: if I finde a hole in his Coat, I will tell
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.81Of England's coat one half is cut away.Of Englands Coat, one halfe is cut away.
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.i.85Give me my steeled coat; I'll fight for France.Giue me my steeled Coat, Ile fight for France.
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.v.28Or tear the lions out of England's coat;Or teare the Lyons out of Englands Coat;
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ii.56He need not fear the sword, for his coat is ofHe neede not feare the sword, for his Coate is of
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.iii.10.1He puts on Sir Humphrey Stafford's coat of mail
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.x.68But thou shalt wear it as a herald's coat,But thou shalt weare it as a Heralds coate,
Henry VIIIH8 prologue.16In a long motley coat guarded with yellow,In a long Motley Coate, garded with Yellow,
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.276Your long coat, priest, protects you; thou shouldst feelYour long Coat (Priest) protects you, / Thou should'st feele
Henry VIIIH8 IV.i.37.9in his coat of arms, and on his head he wore a giltin his Coate of Armes, and on his head he wore a Gilt
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.179Enter four Heralds, bringing in a coat of armour, a helmet, a lance, and a shieldEnter foure Heraldes bringing in a coate armour, a helmet, a lance, and a shield.
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.781.2We did not quote them so.We did not coat them so.
Measure for MeasureMM IV.ii.183you fearful, that neither my coat, integrity, noryou fearfull, that neither my coate, integrity, nor
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.15give the dozen white luces in their coat.giue the dozen white Luces in their Coate.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.16It is an old coat.It is an olde Coate.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.17The dozen white louses do become an old coat well.The dozen white Lowses doe become an old Coat well:
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.21old coat.old Coate.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.26Yes, py'r lady. If he has a quarter of your coat,Yes per-lady: if he ha's a quarter of your coat,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.v.130There's a hole made in your best coat, Master Ford. Thisther's a hole made in your best coate (Master Ford:) this
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW V.v.63Each fair instalment, coat, and several crest,Each faire Instalment, Coate, and seu'rall Crest,
Much Ado About NothingMA III.ii.6gloss of your marriage as to show a child his new coatglosse of your marriage, as to shew a childe his new coat
OthelloOth V.i.25But that my coat is better than thou think'st.But that my Coate is better then thou know'st:
PericlesPer II.i.137To beg of you, kind friends, this coat of worth,To begge of you (kind friends) this Coate of worth,
Richard IIR2 I.iii.75That it may enter Mowbray's waxen coatThat it may enter Mowbrayes waxen Coate,
Richard IIR2 III.i.24From my own windows torn my household coat,From mine owne Windowes torne my Household Coat,
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.i.118Nathaniel's coat, sir, was not fully made,Nathaniels coate sir was not fully made,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.iv.19For I'll cut my green coat, a foot above my knee,For ile cut my greene coat, afoote above my knee,
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.156In my green velvet coat; my dagger muzzled,In my greene Veluet Coat; my Dagger muzzel'd,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iii.66he has left with thee. If this be a horseman's coat, it hathhe has left with thee: If this bee a horsemans Coate, it hath


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A Lover's ComplaintLC.236 For she was sought by spirits of richest coat, For she was sought by spirits of ritchest cote,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.205 And be an eye-sore in my golden coat: And be an eie sore in my golden coate:


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bracearmoured covering for the arms; or: coat of armour
caseskin, hide, coat
cassockmilitary cloak, long coat
coatcoat-of-mail, surcoat
coatmonk's habit, clerical garb
gildcover, coat, smear
jackjacket, tunic, coat [usually of quilted leather]
roanwith a coat of mixed colour
skin-coatcoat made of skin, hide
skirtone of four pieces of cloth forming the lower part of a long coat
skirtedwearing a long coat


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armour, coat ofbrace
coat made of skinskin-coat
coat of mixed colour, with a roan
coat, cloth forming the lower part of a longskirt
coat, longcassock
coat, wearing a long skirted
skin, coat made ofskin-coat
wearing a long coatskirted

Themes and Topics

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Body-armour ...piece of armour protecting the arms or coat of armour buckle tnk iii vi 61 as...
...and left shoulder mail e3 i ii 29 coat made of small interlinked steel rings (c...
Clothing... ham iii iv 165 m f long coat or tunic gown dress ...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
COATAPPEARANCEgrey-coated adj, parti-coated adj, silken-coated adj
COATPEOPLEturncoat n
COATTYPEcoat of arms n, leather-coat n, petticoat n, skin-coat n


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