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immodest
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Henry IV, Part 2
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immodest
Used in
Henry IV, Part 2
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  • My gracious lord, you look beyond him quite: The prince but studies his companions Like a strange tongue, wherein, to gain the language, 'Tis needful that the most immodest word Be look'd upon and learn'd; which once attain'd, Your highness knows, comes to no further use But to be known and hated.  (not reviewed by editor)

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