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paragon
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Henry VIII
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paragon
Used in
Henry VIII
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  • Prove but our marriage lawful, by my life And kingly dignity, we are contented To wear our mortal state to come with her, Katherine our queen, before the primest creature That's paragon'd o' the world.  (not reviewed by editor)

Samples from Other Sources
  • She is viewed as a paragon of integrity.

  • A tennis commentator said Agassi went from "punk to paragon."

  • I finally said to him, Tom-good gracious!-why don`t you bring this paragon to supper?
    Tennessee Williams  --  The Glass Menagerie

  • So here`s this girl missing a fifth of her brain who`s just had a recurrence of the Asshole Tumor, and so she was not, you know, the paragon of stoic cancer-kid heroism.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars

  • Tunis was never graced before with such a paragon to their queen.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Tempest
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