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acquaint
used in All's Well That Ends Well

6 uses
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Definition
to cause to know; or to cause to be familiar with
  • This she delivered in the most bitter touch of sorrow that e'er I heard virgin exclaim in; which I held my duty speedily to acquaint you withal; sithence, in the loss that may happen, it concerns you something to know it.
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — Rousillon. A Room in the Palace (45% in)
  • It shall be so; I'll send her to my house, Acquaint my mother with my hate to her, And wherefore I am fled; write to the king That which I durst not speak: his present gift Shall furnish me to those Italian fields Where noble fellows strike: war is no strife To the dark house and the detested wife.
    2.3 — Act 2 Scene 3 — Paris. The KING'S palace (95% in)
  • May I be bold to acquaint his grace you are gone about it?
    3.6 — Act 3 Scene 6 — Camp before Florence (65% in)
  • Though my estate be fallen, I was well born, Nothing acquainted with these businesses; And would not put my reputation now In any staining act.
    3.7 — Act 3 Scene 7 — Florence. A room in the WIDOW'S house (13% in)
  • Art not acquainted with him? knows he not thy voice?
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Without the Florentine camp (10% in)
  • Then, if you know That you are well acquainted with yourself, Confess 'twas hers, and by what rough enforcement You got it from her: she call'd the saints to surety That she would never put it from her finger Unless she gave it to yourself in bed,— Where you have never come,—or sent it us Upon her great disaster.
    5.3 — Act 5 Scene 3 — The same. A room in the COUNTESS'S palace (31% in)

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