To better see all uses of the word
ecstasy
in
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
please enable javascript.

ecstasy -- as in: a state of ecstasy
Used In
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Play Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • This is the very ecstasy of love; Whose violent property fordoes itself, And leads the will to desperate undertakings, As oft as any passion under heaven That does afflict our natures.
  • This is the very coinage of your brain: This bodiless creation ecstasy Is very cunning in.
  • Ecstasy!
  • And I, of ladies most deject and wretched That suck’d the honey of his music vows, Now see that noble and most sovereign reason, Like sweet bells jangled, out of tune and harsh; That unmatch’d form and feature of blown youth Blasted with ecstasy: O, woe is me, To have seen what I have seen, see what I see!

  • There are no more uses of "ecstasy" in the play.


    Show samples from other sources
  • the agony and the ecstasy of intense sports competition
  • The sculpture is called "The Ecstasy of Saint Theresa."

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Play Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading