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pilgrim
used in Romeo and Juliet

4 uses
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Definition
someone who journeys to a special place — typically a difficult journey to a sacred place as an act of religious devotion
  • Ay, pilgrim, lips that they must use in prayer.
    1.5 — Act 1 Scene 5 — A Hall in Capulet's House (63% in)
  • ] If I profane with my unworthiest hand This holy shrine, the gentle fine is this,— My lips, two blushing pilgrims, ready stand To smooth that rough touch with a tender kiss.
    1.5 — Act 1 Scene 5 — A Hall in Capulet's House (59% in)
  • Good pilgrim, you do wrong your hand too much, Which mannerly devotion shows in this; For saints have hands that pilgrims' hands do touch, And palm to palm is holy palmers' kiss.
    1.5 — Act 1 Scene 5 — A Hall in Capulet's House (60% in)
  • Good pilgrim, you do wrong your hand too much, Which mannerly devotion shows in this; For saints have hands that pilgrims' hands do touch, And palm to palm is holy palmers' kiss.
    1.5 — Act 1 Scene 5 — A Hall in Capulet's House (62% in)

There are no more uses of "pilgrim" in Romeo and Juliet.

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