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A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.3Some to kill cankers in the muskrose buds,Some to kill Cankers in the muske rose buds,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.90Stay though thou kill me, sweet Demetrius!Stay, though thou kill me, sweete Demetrius.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.i.10a sword to kill himself, which the ladies cannot abide.a sword to kill himselfe; which the Ladies cannot abide.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.49And kill me too.and kill me too:
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.269What? Should I hurt her, strike her, kill her dead?What, should I hurt her, strike her, kill her dead?
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.313To strike me, spurn me – nay, to kill me too.To strike me, spurne me, nay to kill me too;
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND IV.i.11weapons in your hand and kill me a red-hipped humbleweapons in your hand, & kill me a red hipt humble-
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.67For Pyramus therein doth kill himself,for Piramus / Therein doth kill himselfe.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.194And I like Helen till the Fates me kill.And like Helen till the Fates me kill.
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.ii.115And though I kill him not, I am the causeAnd though I kill him not, I am the cause
All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.21We are reconciled, and the first view shall killWe are reconcil'd, and the first view shall kill
Antony and CleopatraAC I.ii.134Why, then we kill all our women. We seeWhy then we kill all our Women. We see
Antony and CleopatraAC I.iii.96Since my becomings kill me when they do notSince my becommings kill me, when they do not
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiv.67Thou then wouldst kill me. Do't; the time is come.thou then would'st kill me. / Doo't, the time is come:
As You Like ItAYL II.i.21Come, shall we go and kill us venison?Come, shall we goe and kill vs venison?
As You Like ItAYL II.i.62To fright the animals and to kill them upTo fright the Annimals, and to kill them vp
As You Like ItAYL III.ii.239O ominous! He comes to kill my heart.O ominous, he comes to kill my Hart.
As You Like ItAYL III.v.16And if mine eyes can wound, now let them kill thee.And if mine eyes can wound, now let them kill thee:
As You Like ItAYL IV.i.100mind, for I protest her frown might kill me.mind, for I protest her frowne might kill me.
As You Like ItAYL IV.i.101By this hand, it will not kill a fly. But come,By this hand, it will not kill a flie: but come,
As You Like ItAYL IV.iii.135Was't you that did so oft contrive to kill him?Was't you that did so oft contriue to kill him?
As You Like ItAYL V.i.51diest; or, to wit, I kill thee, make thee away,dyest; or (to wit) I kill thee, make thee away,
As You Like ItAYL V.i.55thee with policy; I will kill thee a hundred and fiftythee with police: I will kill thee a hundred and fifty
CoriolanusCor I.i.10Let us kill him, and we'll have corn atLet vs kill him, and wee'l haue Corne at
CoriolanusCor V.vi.131Kill, kill, kill, kill, kill him!Kill, kill, kill, kill, kill him.
CoriolanusCor V.vi.132.1The Conspirators draw their swords, and kill Martius,Draw both the Conspirators, and kils Martius,
CymbelineCym II.iv.145And I will kill thee if thou dost denyAnd I will kill thee, if thou do'st deny
CymbelineCym III.i.10.2And, to kill the marvel,And to kill the meruaile,
CymbelineCym III.iv.119.1Bringing me here to kill me.Bringing me heere to kill me.
CymbelineCym III.v.133villain Posthumus, will I kill thee. I would thesevillaine Posthumus will I kill thee. I would these
CymbelineCym III.v.139my back, will I ravish her: first kill him, and in hermy backe wil I rauish her: first kill him, and in her
CymbelineCym III.vii.29Know, if you kill me for my fault, I shouldKnow, if you kill me for my fault, I should
CymbelineCym V.ii.15For friends kill friends, and the disorder's suchFor friends kil friends, and the disorder's such
HamletHam III.ii.114It was a brute part of him to kill so capital a calfIt was a bruite part of him, to kill so Capitall a Calfe
HamletHam III.ii.194A second time I kill my husband deadA second time, I kill my Husband dead,
HamletHam III.iv.30As kill a king and marry with his brother.As kill a King, and marrie with his Brother.
HamletHam III.iv.31.1As kill a king!As kill a King?
Henry IV Part 11H4 II.iv.262ye. Why, hear you, my masters, was it for me to kill theye. Why heare ye my Masters, was it for me to kill the
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.iii.26Now, by my sword, I will kill all his coats!Now by my Sword, I will kill all his Coates,
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.iii.48He is indeed, and living to kill thee.He is indeed, and liuing to kill thee:
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.iv.140kill the next Percy himself. I look to be either earl orkill the next Percie himselfe. I looke to be either Earle or
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.i.49thou kill God's officers and the King's? Ah, thouthou kill Gods officers, and the Kings? O thou
Henry VH5 II.i.96I'll kill him! By this sword, I will.Ile kill him: By this sword, I wil.
Henry VH5 II.ii.91To kill us here in Hampton: to the whichTo kill vs heere in Hampton. To the which,
Henry VH5 IV.vi.37Then every soldier kill his prisoners!Then euery souldiour kill his Prisoners,
Henry VH5 IV.vii.1Kill the poys and the luggage? 'Tis expresslyKill the poyes and the luggage, 'Tis expressely
Henry VH5 IV.vii.36did in his ales and his angers, look you, kill his bestdid in his Ales and his angers (looke you) kill his best
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.v.110Which giveth many wounds when one will kill.Which giueth many Wounds, when one will kill.
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.53And kill the innocent gazer with thy sight;And kill the innocent gazer with thy sight:
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.77Be poisonous too and kill thy forlorn Queen.Be poysonous too, and kill thy forlorne Queene.
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.310Would curses kill, as doth the mandrake's groan,Would curses kill, as doth the Mandrakes grone,
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ii.72The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers.The first thing we do, let's kill all the Lawyers.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.iii.7a licence to kill for a hundred lacking one.a License to kill for a hundred lacking one.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vi.9They kill himThey kill him.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.viii.2Kill and knock down! Throw them into Thames!kill and knocke downe, throw them into Thames:
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.viii.4sound retreat or parley, when I command them kill?sound Retreat or Parley / When I command them kill?
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.i.101Is able with the change to kill and cure.Is able with the change, to kill and cure.
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.ii.71Priests pray for enemies, but princes kill.Priests pray for enemies, but Princes kill.
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.iii.16Ah, gentle Clifford, kill me with thy sword,Ah gentle Clifford, kill me with thy Sword,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.ii.115As thou didst kill our tender brother Rutland;As thou didd'st kill our tender Brother Rutland,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.iii.24I'll kill my horse, because I will not fly.Ile kill my Horse, because I will not flye:
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.v.122For I have murdered where I should not kill.For I haue murthered where I should not kill.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.v.41O, kill me too!Oh, kill me too.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.v.43.1He offers to kill herOffers to kill her.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.vi.26Ah, kill me with thy weapon, not with words!Ah, kill me with thy Weapon, not with words,
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.vi.36Thou hadst not lived to kill a son of mine.Thou had'st not liu'd to kill a Sonne of mine:
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.179.1Till death, that winter, kill it.Till death (that Winter) kill it.
Julius CaesarJC II.i.34And kill him in the shell.And kill him in the shell.
Julius CaesarJC II.i.172Let's kill him boldly, but not wrathfully;Let's kill him Boldly, but not Wrathfully:
Julius CaesarJC III.ii.205Revenge! About! Seek! Burn! Fire! Kill! Slay! LetReuenge / About, seeke, burne, fire, kill, slay, / Let
Julius CaesarJC V.iv.13There is so much that thou wilt kill me straight:There is so much, that thou wilt kill me straight:
Julius CaesarJC V.iv.14Kill Brutus, and be honoured in his death.Kill Brutus, and be honour'd in his death.
Julius CaesarJC V.v.7.2I'll rather kill myself.Ile rather kill my selfe.
Julius CaesarJC V.v.12To kill him, Clitus. Look, he meditates.To kill him, Clitus: looke he meditates.
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.243I kill my poor soul, and my poor soul me.I kill my poore soule and my poore soule me,
King Edward IIIE3 II.ii.172Take thou the one, and with it kill thy queen,Take thou the one, and with it kill thy Queene
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iii.35Why, is it lawful for a man to kill,Why is it lawfull for a man to kill,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iii.37To kill, my lord, when war is once proclaimed,To kill my Lord when warre is once proclaymd,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.v.45And prey upon the carrion that they kill.and praie vpon the carrion that they kill,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.v.52'Tis but for meat that we must kill for them.Tis but for meate that we must kill for them,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vi.28Fly, father, fly! The French do kill the French:Fly father flie, the French do kill the French,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vi.40Mort Dieu! They quoit at us and kill us up.Mordiu they quait at vs, and kill vs vp,
King JohnKJ III.iv.56And teaches me to kill or hang myself.And teaches mee to kill or hang my selfe:
King JohnKJ IV.ii.206To wish him dead, but thou hadst none to kill him.To wish him dead, but thou hadst none to kill him.
King JohnKJ IV.iii.124As thou shalt be, if thou didst kill this child.As thou shalt be, if thou didst kill this childe.
King LearKL I.i.163Kill thy physician and thy fee bestowKill thy Physition, and thy fee bestow
King LearKL III.iv.152How to prevent the fiend and to kill vermin.How to preuent the Fiend, and to kill Vermine.
King LearKL IV.i.37.1They kill us for their sport.They kill vs for their sport.
King LearKL IV.vi.188Then kill, kill, kill, kill, kill, kill!Then kill, kill, kill, kill, kill, kill.
King LearKL V.iii.149 (to Edgar, about to kill Edmund)
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.i.24But come, the bow! Now mercy goes to kill,But come, the Bow: Now Mercie goes to kill,
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.i.29That more for praise than purpose meant to kill.That more for praise, then purpose meant to kill.
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.i.112My lady goes to kill horns, but, if thou marry,My Lady goes to kill hornes, but if thou marrie,
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.149Why, that contempt will kill the speaker's heart,Why that contempt will kill the keepers heart,
MacbethMac II.iii.104.1That I did kill them.That I did kill them.
MacbethMac III.vi.10To kill their gracious father? Damned fact,To kill their gracious Father? Damned Fact,
MacbethMac III.vi.20What 'twere to kill a father – so should Fleance.What 'twere to kill a Father: So should Fleans.
Measure for MeasureMM II.ii.85We kill the fowl of season. Shall we serve heavenWe kill the fowle of season: shall we serue heauen
Much Ado About NothingMA II.ii.26Claudio, to undo Hero and kill Leonato. Look you forClaudio, to vndoe Hero, and kill Leonato, looke you for
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.285Kill Claudio.Kill Claudio.
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.287You kill me to deny it. Farewell.You kill me to denie, farewell.
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.1If you go on thus, you will kill yourself;If you goe on thus, you will kill your selfe,
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.79If thou kill'st me, boy, thou shalt kill a man.If thou kilst me, boy, thou shalt kill a man.
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.80He shall kill two of us, and men indeed;He shall kill two of vs, and men indeed,
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.81But that's no matter, let him kill one first.But that's no matter, let him kill one first:
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.132a cat, thou hast mettle enough in thee to kill care.a cat, thou hast mettle enough in thee to kill care.
Much Ado About NothingMA V.i.220answer; do you hear me, and let this Count kill me. Ianswere: do you heare me, and let this Count kill mee: I
OthelloOth V.i.12And he grows angry. Now, whether he kill Cassio,And he growes angry. Now, whether he kill Cassio,
OthelloOth V.i.13Or Cassio him, or each do kill the other,Or Cassio him, or each do kill the other,
OthelloOth V.i.63Kill men i'th' dark? Where be these bloody thieves?Kill men i'th'darke? / Where be these bloody Theeues?
OthelloOth V.ii.18Be thus when thou art dead and I will kill thee,Be thus when thou art dead, and I will kill thee,
OthelloOth V.ii.31I would not kill thy unprepared spirit;I would not kill thy vnprepared Spirit,
OthelloOth V.ii.32No – heaven forfend! – I would not kill thy soul.No, Heauens fore-fend) I would not kill thy Soule.
OthelloOth V.ii.35If you say so, I hope you will not kill me.If you say, I hope you will not kill me.
OthelloOth V.ii.79O banish me, my lord, but kill me not!O banish me, my Lord, but kill me not.
OthelloOth V.ii.81Kill me tomorrow: let me live tonight!Kill me to morrow, let me liue to night.
OthelloOth V.ii.191I thought so then; I'll kill myself for grief.I thought so then: Ile kill my selfe for greefe.
OthelloOth V.ii.240But kill him rather. I'll after that same villain,But kill him rather. Ile after that same villaine,
OthelloOth V.ii.284If that thou be'st a devil, I cannot kill thee.If that thou bee'st a Diuell, I cannot kill thee.
PericlesPer I.i.157We hate the Prince of Tyre, and thou must kill him.Wee hate the Prince of Tyre, and thou must kill him;
PericlesPer I.iii.2I kill King Pericles; and if I do it not, I am sure to beI kill King Pericles, and if I doe it not, I am sure to be
PericlesPer II.ii.35Which can as well inflame as it can kill.Which can as well enflame, as it can kill.
PericlesPer IV.i.71.2Why will you kill me?Why will you kill me?
Richard IIR2 II.i.86Since thou dost seek to kill my name in me,Since thou dost seeke to kill my name in mec,
Richard IIR2 III.ii.165To monarchize, be feared, and kill with looks,To Monarchize, be fear'd, and kill with lookes,
Richard IIR2 V.i.98To take on me to keep and kill thy heart.To take on me to keepe, and kill thy heart.
Richard IIR2 V.i.100That I may strive to kill it with a groan.That I may striue to kill it with a groane.
Richard IIR2 V.ii.99.1To kill the King at Oxford.To kill the King at Oxford.
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.91.1I did not kill your husband.I did not kill your Husband.
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.101.1Didst thou not kill this King?Did'st thou not kill this King?
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.152For now they kill me with a living death.For now they kill me with a liuing death.
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.179Nay, do not pause; for I did kill King Henry – Nay do not pause: For I did kill King Henrie,
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.186Then bid me kill myself, and I will do it.Then bid me kill my selfe, and I will do it.
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.189This hand, which for thy love did kill thy love,This hand, which for thy loue, did kill thy Loue,
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.190Shall for thy love kill a far truer love;Shall for thy loue, kill a farre truer Loue,
Richard IIIR3 I.iii.243Fool, fool! Thou whet'st a knife to kill thyself.Foole, foole, thou whet'st a Knife to kill thy selfe:
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.111Not to kill him, having a warrant,Not to kill him, hauing a Warrant,
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.148persuading me not to kill the Duke.perswading me not to kill the Dkue.
Richard IIIR3 IV.ii.68Dar'st thou resolve to kill a friend of mine?Dar'st thou resolue to kill a friend of mine?
Richard IIIR3 IV.ii.70But I had rather kill two enemies.But I had rather kill two enemies.
Richard IIIR3 IV.ii.100Have told me, I being by, that I should kill him?
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.44I had a Richard too, and thou didst kill him;I had a Richard too, and thou did'st kill him;
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.45I had a Rutland too, thou holp'st to kill him.I had a Rutland too, thou hop'st to kill him.
Richard IIIR3 IV.iv.422Yet thou didst kill my children.Yet thou didst kil my Children.
Romeo and JulietRJ II.ii.4Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon,Arise faire Sun and kill the enuious Moone,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.ii.183Yet I should kill thee with much cherishing.Yet I should kill thee with much cherishing:
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.16none shortly, for one would kill the other. Thou! Why,none shortly, for one would kill the other: thou, why
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.179And all those twenty could but kill one life.And all those twenty could but kill one life.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.197Mercy but murders, pardoning those that kill.Mercy not Murders, pardoning those that kill.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.ii.100But wherefore, villain, didst thou kill my cousin?But wherefore Villaine did'st thou kill my Cozin?
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.47But ‘ banished ’ to kill me – ‘ banished ’?But banished to kill me? Banished?
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.137There art thou happy. Tybalt would kill thee,There art thou happy. Tybalt would kill thee,
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.242Or in my cell there would she kill herself.Or in my Cell there would she kill her selfe.
Romeo and JulietRJ V.iii.293That heaven finds means to kill your joys with love.That Heauen finds meanes to kill your ioyes with Loue;
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.144.2Away, they'll kill us.Away, they'l kill vs.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE V.i.177Between them they will kill the conjurer.Betweene them they will kill the Coniurer. 
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.66Do all men kill the things they do not love?Do all men kil the things they do not loue?
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.67Hates any man the thing he would not kill?Hates any man the thing he would not kill?
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.iv.113I shall have Anne Page for myself? By gar, I vill kill deI shall haue Anne Page for my selfe? by gar, I vill kill de
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.iii.9He is wise, sir. He knew your worship would killHee is wise Sir: hee knew your worship would kill
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.iii.11By gar, de herring is no dead so as I vill kill him.By gar, de herring is no dead, so as I vill kill him:
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.iii.12Take your rapier, Jack. I vill tell you how I vill kill him.take your Rapier, (Iacke) I vill tell you how I vill kill him.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.iii.75By gar, me vill kill de priest, for he speak for aBy-gar, me vill kill de Priest, for he speake for a
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.i.84not stay for him to kill him? Have I not, at de place Inot stay for him, to kill him? haue I not at de place I
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.i.194This is a way to kill a wife with kindness,This is a way to kil a Wife with kindnesse,
The TempestTem III.ii.107Monster, I will kill this man. His daughterMonster, I will kill this man: his daughter
The TempestTem III.iii.65Kill the still-closing waters, as diminishKill the still closing waters, as diminish
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.ii.68That you might kill your stomach on your meat,That you might kill your stomacke on your meat,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.ii.107And kill the bees that yield it with your stings.And kill the Bees that yeelde it, with your stings;
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.ii.15A little time, my lord, will kill that grief.A little time (my Lord) will kill that griefe.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.319That are so envious to me! Prithee kill me.That are so envious to me; pre'thee kill me.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK II.i.321.1Had I a sword I would kill thee.Had I a sword I would kill thee.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.i.86Perfumes to kill the smell o'th' prison. After,Perfumes to kill the smell o'th prison, after
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.v.155May they kill him without lets,May they kill him without lets,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.15If it but hold, I kill him with; 'tis justice.If it but hold, I kill him with; tis Iustice:
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.44That no man but thy cousin's fit to kill thee.That no man but thy Cosen's fit to kill thee,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.166As I dare kill this cousin that denies it,As I dare kill this Cosen, that denies it,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.190The misadventure of their own eyes kill 'em.The misadventure of their owne eyes kill 'em;
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.220And not kill one another? Every dayAnd not kill one another? Every day
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.262And for that love must and dare kill this cousinAnd for that love, must and dare kill this Cosen
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK epilogue.8Against his conscience, let him hiss, and killAgainst his Conscience let him hisse, and kill
The Winter's TaleWT III.ii.187To have him kill a king – poor trespasses,To haue him kill a King: poore Trespasses,
The Winter's TaleWT V.iii.107You kill her double. Nay, present your hand.You kill her double: Nay, present your Hand:
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.47him in a divided draught, is the readiest man to killhim in a diuided draught: is the readiest man to kill
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.80enemies then, that then thou mightst kill 'em – and bidEnemies then, that then thou might'st kill 'em: & bid
Timon of AthensTim III.v.37If wrongs be evils and enforce us kill,If Wrongs be euilles, and inforce vs kill,
Timon of AthensTim III.v.55To kill, I grant, is sin's extremest gust,To kill, I grant, is sinnes extreamest Gust,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.369Choler does kill me that thou art alive.Choller does kill me, / That thou art aliue,
Timon of AthensTim V.i.167If Alcibiades kill my countrymen,If Alcibiades kill my Countrymen,
Timon of AthensTim V.iv.44.1But kill not all together.But kill not altogether.
Titus AndronicusTit II.iii.169And with thine own hands kill me in this place,And with thine owne hands kill me in this place,
Titus AndronicusTit III.i.116If they did kill thy husband, then be joyful,If they did kill thy husband then be ioyfull,
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.15Wound it with sighing, girl, kill it with groans,Wound it with sighing girle, kil it with grones:
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.77But that between us we can kill a flyBut that betweene vs, we can kill a Fly,
Titus AndronicusTit IV.ii.87Stay, murderous villains, will you kill your brother?Stay murtherous villaines, will you kill your brother?
Titus AndronicusTit V.i.128As kill a man or else devise his death,As kill a man, or else deuise his death,
Titus AndronicusTit V.i.142As willingly as one would kill a fly,As willingly, as one would kill a Fly,
Troilus and CressidaTC III.i.119Yet that which seems the wound to killYet that which seemes the wound to kill,
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.i.25The thing he means to kill more excellently.The thing he meanes to kill, more excellently.
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.ii.4To bed, to bed. Sleep kill those pretty eyes,To bed, to bed: sleepe kill those pritty eyes,
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.140I came to kill thee, cousin, and bear henceI came to kill thee Cozen, and beare hence
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.254For I'll not kill thee there, nor there, nor there;For Ile not kill thee there, nor there, nor there,
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.256I'll kill thee everywhere, yea, o'er and o'er. – Ile kill thee euery where, yea, ore and ore.
Twelfth NightTN II.i.34that is, kill him whom you have recovered – desire it not.that is kill him, whom you haue recouer'd, desire it not.
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.159it be thy chance to kill meit be thy chance to kill me.
Twelfth NightTN III.iv.192will kill one another by the look, like cockatrices.wil kill one another by the looke, like Cockatrices.
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.58thy wits, and fear to kill a woodcock lest thou dispossessthy wits, and feare to kill a Woodcocke, lest thou dis-possesse
Twelfth NightTN V.i.117Kill what I love – a savage jealousyKill what I loue: (a sauage iealousie,

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SonnetsSonn.40.14 Kill me with spites; yet we must not be foes. Kill me with spights yet we must not be foes.
SonnetsSonn.56.7 Tomorrow see again, and do not kill Too morrow see againe, and doe not kill
SonnetsSonn.126.8 May Time disgrace, and wretched minute kill. May time disgrace, and wretched mynuit kill.
SonnetsSonn.135.13 Let no unkind, no fair beseechers kill; Let no vnkinde, no faire beseechers kill,
SonnetsSonn.139.14 Kill me outright with looks, and rid my pain. Kill me out-right with lookes, and rid my paine.
The Passionate PilgrimPP.15.6 To leave the master loveless, or kill the gallant knight; To leaue the maister louelesse, or kill the gallant knight,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.168 While lust and murder wake to stain and kill. While Lust and Murder wakes to staine and kill
The Rape of LucreceLuc.250 Which in a moment doth confound and kill Which in a moment doth confound and kill
The Rape of LucreceLuc.383 But they must ope, this blessed league to kill; But they must ope this blessed league to kill,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.516 To kill thine honour with thy life's decay; To kill thine Honour with thy liues decaie.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.627 For it was lent thee all that brood to kill. For it was lent thee all that broode to kill.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.998 Himself himself seek every hour to kill; Himselfe, himselfe seeke euerie howre to kill,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1036 Kill both thyself and her for yielding so.’ Kill both thy selfe, and her for yeelding so.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1156 ‘ To kill myself,’ quoth she, ‘ alack, what were it, To kill my selfe, quoth shee, alacke what were it,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1196 Myself thy friend will kill myself thy foe; My selfe thy friend will kill my selfe thy fo,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1636 The loathsome act of lust, and so did kill The lothsome act of Lust, and so did kill
Venus and AdonisVen.464 For looks kill love and love by looks reviveth; For lookes kill loue, and loue by lookes reuiueth,
Venus and AdonisVen.499 ‘ O, thou didst kill me: kill me once again. O thou didst kill me, kill me once againe,
Venus and AdonisVen.618 Like to a mortal butcher bent to kill. Like to a mortall butcher bent to kill.
Venus and AdonisVen.652 And in a peaceful hour doth cry Kill, kill! And in a peacefull houre doth crie, kill, kill,

Glossary

 108 result(s).
Abel[pron: 'aybl] in the Bible, the son of Adam and Eve, killed by his brother Cain
Absyrtus[pron: ab'sertus] younger brother of Medea, killed by her to aid Jason's escape with the Golden Fleece
achievefinish off, bring to an end, kill
Actaeon[pron: ak'tayon] cuckold; hunter who saw Artemis (goddess of chastity) bathing naked; she changed him into a stag, who was killed by his own hounds
Amurath[pron: 'amurahth, 'amurat] 16th-c Turkish sultan, Murad III, who killed all his brothers on ascending the throne; as did his successor
Argushundred-eyed guard of Io, a heifer; Hermes killed him to rescue Io, and Hera then transferred his many eyes to the peacock’s tail
Arion[a'riyon] legendary Greek musician; about to be robbed and killed by a ship’s crew, he was allowed to sing one last song; dolphins then appeared, Arion leapt overboard, and was carried by one of them to safety
artskill, knack, dexterity
artaccomplishment, achievement, skill
Atalantafleet-footed huntress who swore only to marry the suitor who could outrace her; those she defeated, she killed
augurydiscernment, prescience, prophetic skill
banemurderer, killer, destroyer
banepoison, kill, put down
basiliskmythical serpent which killed with its look
boy-quellerchild killer
Cain[pron: kayn] in the Bible, son of Adam and Eve, killer of his brother Abel
canbe skilled [in], have ability [in]
CassiusGaius Cassius Longinus, Roman senator, 1st-c BC, a leader of the plot to kill Julius Caesar
choiceability to choose, skill in choosing
Cleitus[pron: 'kliytus] friend and commander of Alexander, killed by him in a quarrel
Colbrandmedieval Danish champion giant, killed by Sir Guy of Warwick at Winchester
ColmekillIona, island off the W coast of Scotland; once the traditional burial place for Scottish kings
conveyanceskill, dexterity, facility
craftskill, art, ability
cunningskill, ability, expertise
deaddeprived of life, killed
dead-killingmortal, deadly, fatal
decimationkilling one in every ten persons
defencefencing, swordsmanship, skill of self-defence
Dido[pron: 'diydoh] Queen of Carthage who fell in love with Aeneas when he was shipwrecked on her shores; commanded by Jupiter, Aeneas left without seeing Dido again, and she killed herself on a funeral pyre
disme[pron: diym] tenth person killed
dispatch, despatchkill, put to death, make away with, finish off
exactaccomplished, highly skilled, expert
executionkilling, slaying, slaughter
featachievement, skill, accomplishment
fencefencing ability, skill at swordplay
fetchdo away with, make an end of, kill
flesh[give a piece of the kill to a hound to stimulate its desire to hunt further] reward, stimulate, excite
fordoput an end to, kill, destroy
Guy, Sirlegendary hero of Warwick, whose last great act was to kill the giant Colbrand
handability, skill [with the hand]
Hecubawife of Priam, King of Troy, and mother of 18 children; after the Greeks took Troy, she saw her sons and her husband killed, and was sent into slavery.
homicidekiller of men, murderer, slayer
huntgame, quarry that has been killed
illunskilful, inexpert, unskilled
Judithin the Bible, heroine who kills Assyrian general Holofernes with a sword
killbreak, distress, grieve
killsatisfy, allay, subdue, put an end to
killput down, outdo, master
KillingworthKenilworth Castle, near Warwick
labouredcarefully fashioned, produced with great skill
leasingskill in lying, ability to lie
letslaughter, kill, massacre
liebe killed, find oneself dead
Lucrece, Lucretia[lu'krees] legendary Roman heroine, 6th-c BC, who killed herself after being raped by Tarquin
man-quellerman-killer
masterlyof one's skill, of one's mastery
measuremetre, poetic skill
Meleager[pron: melee'ager] son of Althaea, his life-span determined by an unburnt magic log; he murdered his uncles in a quarrel over the killing of a boar ravaging the fields in Calydon; in her rage Althaea burnt Meleager’s log on a fire, and he died
Mercuryplanet particularly associated with eloquence, feats of skill, and the commercial world
Minotaur['minotawr] son of Pasiphae and a bull from the sea, half bull and half human; kept in Minos' labyrinth; killed by Theseus
mortifyingkilling, deadly, lethal
mysterymastery, art, skill
oldexperienced, practised, skilled
Pandarus[pron: 'pandarus] Trojan prince, killed by Diomedes; Cressida's uncle and go-between
Parthianfrom Parthia, ancient kingdom of W Asia; known for skilled horsemen and archery
pay akill, settle with, discharge
pieceaccomplishment, forte, skill
Priam[pron: 'priyam] king of Troy, husband of Hecuba; killed by Pyrrhus during the sack of Troy
professionavowal of skilled knowledge, declaration of ability to carry out a task
Pyramus lover of Thisbe; kept apart by their parents, they talked through a crack in their dividing wall; arriving at a rendezvous, Pyramus found Thisbe’s cloak stained with blood from a lion’s prey; thinking she had been killed by a lion
Pyrrhus[pron: 'pirus] son of Achilles, who entered Troy in the wooden horse and killed Priam
quaintlyelaborately, artistically, with skill
quellkill, destroy, slay
quellerdestroyer, killer
rawunrefined, unskilled, unpolished
Rhesus[pron: 'reesus] Thracian hero, famed for his horses; after fighting for one day in the Trojan War, Ulysses and Diomedes killed him in his tent at night, and stole the horses
ridget rid of, destroy, kill
skilljudgement, knowledge, common sense
skilldiscernment, discrimination, capacity to perceive
skillreason, cause, ground
skillmatter, make a difference, be of importance
skill-contendingof competitive debating
skilletsaucepan, stew-pan, cooking-pot
skill-less, skillessignorant, unaware, unacquainted [with]
soldiershipsoldierly qualities, military skill
Sphinxfemale monster who killed people unable to answer its riddle
spoil[hunting] piece of the kill [given to a hound to stimulate its desire to hunt further]
starvebring to death, kill off
stickslaughter, kill [by stabbing]
studiedexperienced, skilled, practised
takekill, remove, put to death
taking-offkilling, elimination, removal
Thersites[pron: ther'siyteez] cowardly Greek, killed by Achilles after jeering at him
Theseus[pron: 'theesius] legendary king of Athens; killer of the Minotaur; he conquered the Amazons and married their queen, Hippolyta
tightskilled, deft, adept
Tomyris[pron: 'tomiris] Scythian queen, 6th-c BC, who killed Cyrus the Great
touchfingering, handling, skill in playing
trickskill, feat, achievement
trickway, knack, skill
Troilus[pron: 'troylus] youngest son of Priam and Hecuba; killed by Achilles; lover of Cressida
turnperform with skill, accomplish
Ulysses[pron: yoo'liseez] son of Laertes, who fought for 10 years in the Trojan War; on his return to Ithaca, he killed the suitors of his wife Penelope
unperfectimperfect; not word perfect, unskilled
unsifteduntried, inexperienced, unskilled
wheaksound of a pig being killed
woman-quellerwoman-killer
workmancraftsman, skilled worker

Thesaurus

 75 result(s).
avowal of skilled knowledgeprofession
child killerboy-queller
killquell
killpay a
killrid
killlet
killdispatch, despatch
killtake
killbane
killachieve
killstick
killfetch
killfordo
kill offstarve
kill, piece of the [in hunting]spoil
killeddead
killed, belie
killed, tenth person disme
killerqueller
killerbane
killer of childrenboy-queller
killer of menhomicide
killingexecution
killingtaking-off
killingmortifying
knowledge, avowal of skilledprofession
look, serpent which killed with itsbasilisk
man-killerman-queller
men, killer ofhomicide
military skillsoldiership
perform with skillturn
playing, skill intouch
poetic skillmeasure
produced with great skilllaboured
prophetic skillaugury
quarry that has been killedhunt
self-defence, skill ofdefence
skillmystery
skilltrick
skillpiece
skillfeat
skilltrick
skillconveyance
skillcraft
skillcunning
skillart
skillart
skillhand
skill at swordplayfence
skill in choosingchoice
skill in lyingleasing
skill of self-defencedefence
skill, artisticartificial
skill, feats ofMercury
skill, militarysoldiership
skill, of one'smasterly
skill, perform withturn
skill, produced with greatlaboured
skill, propheticaugury
skill, withquaintly
skilledstudied
skilledold
skilledtight
skilled workerworkman
skilled, becan
skilled, highlyexact
swordplay, skill atfence
ten, killing one in everydecimation
tenth person killeddisme
unskilledill
unskilledunsifted
unskilledraw
unskilledunperfect
woman-killerwoman-queller
worker, skilledworkman

Themes and Topics

 5 result(s).
a- as a particle...ich are not by nature durative, such as kill , the use of a- can be particularly dram...
....i.177): ‘i would have him nine years a-kill ing!’ and the form can be used with vari...
Functional shift... eye ac i.iii.97 my becomings kill me when they do not / eye well to you ...
Thou and you...ing for thee. thee intimate beatrice: kill claudio. benedick: ha! not for the...
... for the wide world. beatrice: you kill me to deny it. farewell. you rebuff b...
Non-classical legend, romance, and folklore... man? medieval danish champion giant, kill ed by sir guy of warwick at winchester ...
...of warwick, whose last great act was to kill the giant colbrand nine worthies in ...
Historical figures...ator, 1st-c bc, a leader of the plot to kill julius caesar catiline e3 iii.i...
...43 friend and commander of alexander, kill ed by him in a quarrel alexander above ...
... legendary roman heroine, 6th-c bc, who kill ed herself after being raped by tarquin;...
...i.iii.6 scythian queen, 6th-c bc, who kill ed cyrus the great tully 2h6 iv....

Words Families

 13 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
COURTESYNOTkill-courtesy n
KILLBASICkill v, killed adj, killing adj, killing n
KILLPEOPLEchild-killer n, kill-courtesy n, killer n, king-killer n
KILLSTATEcomfort-killing adj, dead-killing adj, soul-killing adj, worse-than-killing adj
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