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King Lear
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cunning
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King Lear
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  • Time shall unfold what plighted cunning hides: Who cover faults, at last shame them derides.
  • It was not brought me, my lord, there’s the cunning of it; I found it thrown in at the casement of my closet.
  • I hear my father coming:—pardon me; In cunning I must draw my sword upon you:— Draw: seem to defend yourself: now quit you well.
  • There is division, Although as yet the face of it be cover’d With mutual cunning, ’twixt Albany and Cornwall; Who have,—as who have not, that their great stars Throne and set high?
  • Cunning.

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  • She came up with a cunning scheme to cheat him.
  • The worst mix — greedy, cunning, and without morals.

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