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tithe
used in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

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Definition
to donate a portion of one's income — especially a tenth of income to a church; or the amount given
  • A murderer and a villain; A slave that is not twentieth part the tithe Of your precedent lord; a vice of kings; A cutpurse of the empire and the rule, That from a shelf the precious diadem stole And put it in his pocket!
    3.4 — Act 3 Scene 4 — Another room in the castle (47% in)

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