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solemn
used in All's Well That Ends Well

3 uses
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Definition
in a very serious (and often dignified) manner
  • Although before the solemn priest I have sworn, I will not bed her.
    2.3 — Act 2 Scene 3 — Paris. The KING'S palace (90% in)
  • Good fortune and the favour of the king Smile upon this contract; whose ceremony Shall seem expedient on the now-born brief, And be perform'd to-night: the solemn feast Shall more attend upon the coming space, Expecting absent friends.
    2.3 — Act 2 Scene 3 — Paris. The KING'S palace (60% in)
  • He met the duke in the street, sir; of whom he hath taken a solemn leave: his lordship will next morning for France.
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — The Florentine camp (23% in)

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