To better see all uses of the word
dwell
in
The Tempest
please enable javascript.

dwell
Used In
The Tempest
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Play Vocabulary

unspecified meaning
  • There’s nothing ill can dwell in such a temple: If the ill spirit have so fair a house, Good things will strive to dwell with’t.
  • There’s nothing ill can dwell in such a temple: If the ill spirit have so fair a house, Good things will strive to dwell with’t.

  • Show more
  • Let me not, Since I have my dukedom got, And pardon’d the deceiver, dwell In this bare island by your spell: But release me from my bands With the help of your good hands.
  • She that is Queen of Tunis; she that dwells Ten leagues beyond man’s life; she that from Naples Can have no note, unless the sun were post— The Man i’ th’ Moon’s too slow—till newborn chins Be rough and razorable: she that from whom We all were sea-swallow’d, though some cast again, And by that destiny, to perform an act Whereof what’s past is prologue, what to come In yours and my discharge.

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


To see samples from other sources, click a word sense below:
as in: Don't dwell on it. Define
to think, communicate, or let attention stay on (or return to) something for a prolonged period
as in: It dwells in the forest. Define
make one's home in; or to live in; or to stay (in a place)
as in: a modest dwelling Define
a house or shelter in which someone lives
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Play Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading