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Search phrase: knife

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 52 result(s).
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Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.73She draws a knifeDraw a knife.
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xv.25Be brooched with me. If knife, drugs, serpents, haveBe brooch'd with me, if Knife, Drugges, Serpents haue
Antony and CleopatraAC V.i.21Nor by a hired knife; but that self handNor by a hyred Knife, but that selfe-hand
CoriolanusCor V.vi.31Presented to my knife his throat. I took him,Presented to my knife his Throat: I tooke him,
CymbelineCym III.iv.98The lamb entreats the butcher. Where's thy knife?The Lambe entreats the Butcher. Wher's thy knife?
CymbelineCym V.v.213To come. O, give me cord, or knife, or poisonTo come. Oh giue me Cord, or knife, or poyson,
HamletHam IV.vii.141So mortal that, but dip a knife in it,So mortall, I but dipt a knife in it,
Henry IV Part 11H4 I.i.17The edge of war, like an ill-sheathed knife,The edge of Warre, like an ill-sheathed knife,
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.125By this wine, I'll thrust my knife in your mouldy chapsBy this Wine, Ile thrust my Knife in your mouldie Chappes,
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.301carved upon it with a knife. 'A was so forlorn that hiscaru'd vpon it with a Knife. Hee was so forlorne, that his
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.v.87Would, by beholding him, have washed his knifeWould (by beholding him) haue wash'd his Knife
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.174From treason's secret knife and traitor's rageFrom Treasons secret Knife, and Traytors Rage,
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.195Are you the butcher, Suffolk? Where's your knife?Are you the Butcher, Suffolk? where's your Knife?
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.197I wear no knife to slaughter sleeping men;I weare no Knife, to slaughter sleeping men,
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.vi.49But set his murdering knife unto the rootBut set his murth'ring knife vnto the Roote,
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.vi.9And next his throat unto the butcher's knife.And next his Throate, vnto the Butchers Knife.
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.199.1Have put his knife into him.’Haue put his knife into him.
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.203After ‘ the Duke his father,’ with the ‘ knife,’After the Duke his Father, with the knife
Henry VIIIH8 I.ii.210To sheathe his knife in us. He is attached;To sheath his knife in vs: he is attach'd,
King Edward IIIE3 II.ii.184Or else, by heaven, this sharp-pointed knifeOr else by heauen, this sharpe poynted knyfe,
King LearKL V.iii.220Enter a Gentleman with a bloody knifeEnter a Gentleman.
King LearKL V.iii.221.1What means this bloody knife?What meanes this bloody Knife?
Love's Labour's LostLLL II.i.125Non point, with my knife.No poynt, with my knife.
MacbethMac I.v.50That my keen knife see not the wound it makes,That my keene Knife see not the Wound it makes,
MacbethMac I.vii.16Not bear the knife myself. Besides, this DuncanNot beare the knife my selfe. Besides, this Duncane
PericlesPer Chorus.IV.14Seeks to take off by treason's knife.Seeke to take off by treasons knife,
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 IV.iv.227No doubt the murderous knife was dull and bluntNo doubt the murd'rous Knife was dull and blunt,
Romeo and JulietRJ II.iv.197nobleman in town, one Paris, that would fain lay knifeNoble man in Towne one Paris, that would faine lay knife
Romeo and JulietRJ III.iii.45Hadst thou no poison mixed, no sharp-ground knife,Had'st thou no poyson mixt, no sharpe ground knife,
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.i.54And with this knife I'll help it presently.And with his knife, Ile helpe it presently.
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.i.62'Twixt my extremes and me this bloody knifeTwixt my extreames and me, this bloody knife
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.iii.24She lays down a knife
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.121Why dost thou whet thy knife so earnestly?Why dost thou whet thy knife so earnestly?
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.124Thou mak'st thy knife keen; but no metal can,Thou mak'st thy knife keene: but no mettall can,
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.242You must prepare your bosom for his knife.you must prepare your bosome for his knife.
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.150Upon a knife, ‘ Love me, and leave me not.’Vpon a knife; Loue mee, and leaue mee not.
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW II.ii.17about me – I am no gibbet for you. Go – a short knifeabout mee, I am no gibbet for you: goe, a short knife,
The TempestTem II.i.164Sword, pike, knife, gun, or need of any engineSword, Pike, Knife, Gun, or neede of any Engine
The TempestTem III.ii.92Or cut his weasand with thy knife. RememberOr cut his wezand with thy knife. Remember
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.595glass, pomander, brooch, table-book, ballad, knife, tape,Glasse, Pomander, Browch, Table-booke, Ballad, Knife, Tape,
Titus AndronicusTit II.iv.50He would have dropped his knife and fell asleep,He would haue dropt his knife and fell asleepe,
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.16Or get some little knife between thy teethOr get some little knife betweene thy teeth,
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.52Marcus strikes the dish with a knifeMarcus strikes the dish with a knife.
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.52What dost thou strike at, Marcus, with thy knife?What doest thou strike at Marcus with knife.
Titus AndronicusTit III.ii.71Give me thy knife. I will insult on him,Giue me thy knife, I will insult on him,
Titus AndronicusTit IV.iii.114Sirrah, hast thou a knife? Come, let me see it.Sirrha hast thou a knife? Come let me see it.
Titus AndronicusTit IV.iii.115.1Takes a knife and gives it to Marcus
Titus AndronicusTit V.i.139Have with my knife carved in Roman letters,Haue with my knife carued in Romaine Letters,
Titus AndronicusTit V.ii.165.1Enter Titus Andronicus with a knife, and LaviniaExeunt. Enter Titus Andronicus with a knife, and Lauinia
Troilus and CressidaTC I.i.64The knife that made it.The Knife that made it.
Twelfth NightTN II.v.104But silence, like a Lucrece' knife,but silence like a Lucresse knife:

Poems

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SonnetsSonn.63.10 Against confounding age's cruel knife, Against confounding Ages cruell knife,
SonnetsSonn.74.11 The coward conquest of a wretch's knife, The coward conquest of a wretches knife,
SonnetsSonn.95.14 The hardest knife ill-used doth lose his edge. The hardest knife ill vs'd doth loose his edge.
SonnetsSonn.100.14 So thou prevent'st his scythe and crooked knife. So thou preuenst his sieth, and crooked knife.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1047 Yet for the selfsame purpose seek a knife; Yet for the selfe same purpose seeke a knife;
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1138 Will fix a sharp knife to affright mine eye, Will fixe a sharpe knife to affright mine eye,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1184 ‘ My honour I'll bequeath unto the knife My Honor ile bequeath vnto the knife
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1469 And with my knife scratch out the angry eyes And with my knife scratch out the angrie eyes,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1724 A harmful knife, that thence her soul unsheathed: A harmfull knife, that thence her soule vnsheathed,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1735 The murd'rous knife; and, as it left the place, The murdrous knife, and as it left the place,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1807 Brutus, who plucked the knife from Lucrece' side, BRVTVS who pluck't the knife from LVCRECE side,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1840 Her wrongs to us, and by this bloody knife, Her wrongs to vs, and by this bloudie knife,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1843 And kissed the fatal knife, to end his vow, And kist the fatall knife to end his vow:

Glossary

 3 result(s).
cuttleknife used by pickpockets for cutting purses; bully, cut-throat
scorchslash with a knife, gash
whittleclasp-knife, carving knife

Thesaurus

 6 result(s).
carving knifewhittle
clasp-knifewhittle
knife used by pickpockets for cutting pursescuttle
knife, slash with ascorch
pickpockets, knife for cutting purses used bycuttle
slash with a knifescorch

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
KNIFEBASICknife n
KNIFETYPEparing-knife n, penknife n
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