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descend
used in Romeo and Juliet

3 uses
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Definition
move or slope downward
  • Farewell, farewell! one kiss, and I'll descend.
    3.5 — Act 3 Scene 5 — An open Gallery to Juliet's Chamber....Garden (17% in)
descend = climb down
  • Romeo:  [Descends.]
    3.5 — Act 3 Scene 5 — An open Gallery to Juliet's Chamber....Garden (18% in)
  • descends = climbs downward
  • Why I descend into this bed of death Is partly to behold my lady's face, But chiefly to take thence from her dead finger A precious ring,—a ring that I must use In dear employment: therefore hence, be gone:— But if thou, jealous, dost return to pry In what I further shall intend to do, By heaven, I will tear thee joint by joint, And strew this hungry churchyard with thy limbs: The time and my intents are savage-wild; More fierce and more inexorable far Than empty tigers or the roaring...
    5.3 — Act 5 Scene 3 — A churchyard; in it a Monument.... (10% in)
descend = going down
There are no more uses of "descend" in Romeo and Juliet.

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