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precept
used in All's Well That Ends Well

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Definition
a rule for behavior — especially a shared moral doctrine
  • I humbly thank you: Please it this matron and this gentle maid To eat with us to-night; the charge and thanking Shall be for me: and, to requite you further, I will bestow some precepts of this virgin, Worthy the note.
    3.5 — Act 3 Scene 5 — Without the walls of Florence (98% in)

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