To better see all uses of the word
The Comedy of Errors
please enable javascript.

Used In
The Comedy of Errors
Go to Play Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Fie on thee, wretch!
  • …met My wife, her sister, and a rabble more Of vile confederates: along with them They brought one Pinch; a hungry lean-faced villain, A mere anatomy, a mountebank, A threadbare juggler, and a fortune-teller; A needy, hollow-ey’d, sharp-looking wretch; A living dead man; this pernicious slave, Forsooth, took on him as a conjurer; And gazing in mine eyes, feeling my pulse, And with no face, as ’twere, outfacing me, Cries out, I was possess’d: then altogether They fell upon me, bound me,…

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

    Show samples from other sources
  • Pity the poor wretch.
  • If you pay the blackmail, you will remain at the mercy of the unscrupulous wretch.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Play Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading