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direct
used in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

6 uses
  • Come, I will give you way for these your letters; And do't the speedier, that you may direct me To him from whom you brought them.
    4.6 — Act 4 Scene 6 — Another room in the Castle (97% in)
  • Heaven will direct it.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — The platform (99% in)
  • But let me conjure you, by the rights of our fellowship, by the consonancy of our youth, by the obligation of our ever-preserved love, and by what more dear a better proposer could charge you withal, be even and direct with me, whether you were sent for or no. Ros.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Castle (48% in)
  • The great man down, you mark his favourite flies, The poor advanc'd makes friends of enemies; And hitherto doth love on fortune tend: For who not needs shall never lack a friend; And who in want a hollow friend doth try, Directly seasons him his enemy.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — A hall in the Castle (56% in)
  • Let it work; For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petard: and 't shall go hard But I will delve one yard below their mines And blow them at the moon: O, 'tis most sweet, When in one line two crafts directly meet.
    3.4 — Act 3 Scene 4 — Another room in the castle (97% in)
  • If by direct or by collateral hand They find us touch'd, we will our kingdom give, Our crown, our life, and all that we call ours, To you in satisfaction; but if not, Be you content to lend your patience to us, And we shall jointly labour with your soul To give it due content.
    4.5 — Act 4 Scene 5 — Elsinore (A room in the Castle) (94% in)

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