To better see all uses of the word
minuteness
in
A Midsummer Night's Dream
please enable javascript.

minuteness
Used In
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Show Multiple Meanings (More common than this sense)
Go to Play Vocabulary

unspecified meaning
  • PUCK I’ll put a girdle round about the earth In forty minutes.
  • No: I do repent The tedious minutes I with her have spent.

  • Show more
  • ] TITANIA Come, now a roundel and a fairy song; Then, for the third part of a minute, hence; Some to kill cankers in the musk-rose buds; Some war with rere-mice for their leathern wings, To make my small elves coats; and some keep back The clamorous owl, that nightly hoots and wonders At our quaint spirits.

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


To see samples from other sources, click a word sense below:
as in: a minute amount Define
very, very small
as in: keep the minutes Define
a written record of what happened at a meeting
Show Multiple Meanings (More common than this sense)
Go to Play Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading