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Search phrase: void

Plays

 12 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry VH5 III.v.52The Alps doth spit and void his rheum upon!The Alpes doth spit, and void his rhewme vpon.
Henry VH5 IV.vii.57Or void the field: they do offend our sight.Or voyde the field: they do offend our sight.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.59Which makes me hope you are not void of pity.Which makes me hope you are not void of pitty.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.142By this alliance to make void my suit;By this alliance to make void my suit:
Henry VIIIH8 V.iii.1.4a seat being left void above him, as for Canterbury'sA Seate being left void aboue him, as for Canterburies.
Julius CaesarJC II.iv.37I'll get me to a place more void, and thereIle get me to a place more voyd, and there
Measure for MeasureMM II.i.54void of all profanation in the world that good Christiansvoid of all prophanation in the world, that good Christians
The Merchant of VeniceMV I.iii.114You, that did void your rheum upon my beardYou that did voide your rume vpon my beard,
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.5Uncapable of pity, void and emptyVncapable of pitty, voyd, and empty
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.189Even so void is your false heart of truth.Euen so voide is your false heart of truth.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.i.40Void of appointment, that thou lie'st, and artVoid of appointment, that thou ly'st, and art
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.135Upon whose age we void it up againVpon whose Age we voyde it vp agen

Glossary

 44 result(s).
avoidleave, quit, clear out [of]
avoidbe off, be gone, go away
avoidrepudiate, deny, reject
cancelledmade null and void, invalidated
circumventionwarning to avoid, chance to outwit
disannulmake null and void, bring to nothing
eschewavoid, escape, prevent
evitateavoid, avert, get away from
flap-dragons[game of bravado] snap-dragons: small burning objects floating on liquor, which have to be avoided while drinking; or: edible objects floating on burning liquor, to be seized and eaten
forbearleave alone, avoid, stay away [from]
frustrateannul, make null and void, render ineffectual
inevitableunavoidable, unable to be averted
livestay afloat, avoid destruction
make[unclear meaning] avoid, beware; or: let go, release
necessaryinevitable, unavoidable, certain
necessityunavoidable event
needlyof necessity, unavoidably
outrunescape, avoid, elude
passlet pass, omit, avoid
Perseusson of Zeus and Danae; advised by Athene to look at the reflection in his shield when cutting off Medusa's head, thereby avoiding being turned to stone; associated with the winged horse released by her death
preventspare, able to avoid
preventtake steps to thwart, avoid by prompt action
purgeexude, discharge, void
ransack-constrainingthat makes plundering unavoidable
saveprevent, avoid, avert
scapeescape, avoid
sheweschew, avoid, shirk
shunrefuse, avoid, refrain from
shunlessunavoidable, inescapable, certain
skipjump over, avoid, pass by
spareomit, avoid, refrain [from]
spareavoid, shun, keep away from
spareavoid offending, refrain from causing distress to
unavoidedunavoidable, inevitable, inescapable
unpeopleddevoid of people, lacking retinue, without servants
unshunnedunshunnable, unavoidable
vacantlacking, devoid, deficient
Virginius 5th-c BC centurion who slew his daughter, either to avoid her being raped or because she was raped
voidempty, lacking, devoid
voidempty, clear out, discharge
voidleave, withdraw, quit
voidbring up, regurgitate, disgorge
voiduncrowded, unfrequented, roomy
voiding lobbyantechamber, waiting-room

Thesaurus

 39 result(s).
avoidscape
avoidskip
avoidpass
avoidoutrun
avoideschew
avoidevitate
avoidforbear
avoidshew
avoidsave
avoidshun
avoidspare
avoidspare
avoidmake
avoid by prompt actionprevent
avoid destructionlive
avoid offendingspare
avoid, able toprevent
avoid, warning tocircumvention
destruction, avoidlive
devoidvacant
devoidvoid
devoid of peopleunpeopled
null and void, madecancelled
null and void, makedisannul
null and void, makefrustrate
offending, avoidspare
people, devoid ofunpeopled
plundering unavoidable, that makesransack-constraining
prompt action, avoid byprevent
unavoidableshunless
unavoidablenecessary
unavoidableunshunned
unavoidableunavoided
unavoidableinevitable
unavoidable eventnecessity
unavoidable plundering, that makesransack-constraining
unavoidablyneedly
voidpurge
warning to avoidcircumvention

Words Families

 4 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
AVOIDBASICvoid adj, void v, voiding adj
VOID(ING)BASICsee AVOID
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