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curtail
used in The Comedy of Errors

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Definition
to stop or restrict something
  • —To conclude: this drudge or diviner laid claim to me; called me Dromio; swore I was assured to her; told me what privy marks I had about me, as the mark of my shoulder, the mole in my neck, the great wart on my left arm, that I, amazed, ran from her as a witch: and, I think, if my breast had not been made of faith and my heart of steel, she had transformed me to a curtail-dog, and made me turn i' the wheel.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — The same (78% in)

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