To better see all uses of the word
King Lear
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
King Lear
Go to Play Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Better I were distract: So should my thoughts be sever’d from my griefs, And woes by wrong imaginations lose The knowledge of themselves.
  • [Enter Kent and Oswald, severally.
  • [Exeunt severally.
  • [Exeunt severally.

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

    Show samples from other sources
  • She severed an artery.
  • She plans to sever the relationship.

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