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vex
used in Romeo and Juliet

3 uses
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Definition
to annoy or disturb
  • Love is a smoke rais'd with the fume of sighs; Being purg'd, a fire sparkling in lovers' eyes; Being vex'd, a sea nourish'd with lovers' tears: What is it else? a madness most discreet, A choking gall, and a preserving sweet.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — A public place (80% in)
  • Now, afore God, I am so vexed that every part about me quivers.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A Street (73% in)
  • Indeed I never shall be satisfied With Romeo till I behold him—dead— Is my poor heart so for a kinsman vex'd: Madam, if you could find out but a man To bear a poison, I would temper it, That Romeo should, upon receipt thereof, Soon sleep in quiet.
    3.5 — Act 3 Scene 5 — An open Gallery to Juliet's Chamber....Garden (41% in)

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