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Search phrase: kam

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
CoriolanusCor III.i.302.2This is clean kam.This is cleane kamme.

Glossary

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blackamoorblack-skinned African, negro
Cambyses[pron: kam'biyseez] 6th-c BC king of the Medes and Persians, as represented in a 16th-c play by Thomas Preston, Cambyses
kamcrooked, misleading, perverse
skimble-skamblenonsensical, incoherent, rubbishy

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
KAMBASICkam adj
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