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soliloquy
used in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

3 uses
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Definition
a speech you make to yourself or as a long uninterrupted part of a conversation
  • Hamlet's soliloquy, you know; the most celebrated thing in Shakespeare.
    Chapter 21 (9% in)
soliloquy = a speech made to oneself (in this case, within a play)
  • The duke told him, and then says: "I'll answer by doing the Highland fling or the sailor's hornpipe; and you—well, let me see—oh, I've got it—you can do Hamlet's soliloquy."
    Chapter 21 (9% in)
  • ....Mr. Kean Also: (by special request) Hamlet's Immortal Soliloquy!
    Chapter 21 (32% in)

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