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pastoral
used in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

4 uses
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Definition
relating to the countryside — especially idealizing charmingly simple and serene country life
  • The best actors in the world, either for tragedy, comedy, history, pastoral, pastoral-comical, historical-pastoral, tragical-historical, tragical-comical-historical-pastoral, scene individable, or poem unlimited: Seneca cannot be too heavy nor Plautus too light.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Castle (67% in)
  • The best actors in the world, either for tragedy, comedy, history, pastoral, pastoral-comical, historical-pastoral, tragical-historical, tragical-comical-historical-pastoral, scene individable, or poem unlimited: Seneca cannot be too heavy nor Plautus too light.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Castle (67% in)
  • The best actors in the world, either for tragedy, comedy, history, pastoral, pastoral-comical, historical-pastoral, tragical-historical, tragical-comical-historical-pastoral, scene individable, or poem unlimited: Seneca cannot be too heavy nor Plautus too light.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Castle (67% in)
  • The best actors in the world, either for tragedy, comedy, history, pastoral, pastoral-comical, historical-pastoral, tragical-historical, tragical-comical-historical-pastoral, scene individable, or poem unlimited: Seneca cannot be too heavy nor Plautus too light.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Castle (67% in)

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