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sever
used in All's Well That Ends Well

2 uses
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Definition
to split something into two unconnected parts — usually by cutting

or:

to break up or end a relationship; or to separate from something
  • If men could be contented to be what they are, there were no fear in marriage; for young Charbon the puritan and old Poysam the papist, howsome'er their hearts are severed in religion, their heads are both one; they may joll horns together like any deer i' the herd.
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — Rousillon. A Room in the Palace (21% in)
  • [Exeunt severally.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — Rousillon. A room in the COUNTESS'S palace (**% in)

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