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apparent
used in Henry IV, Part 1

6 uses
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Definition
clear or obvious; or appearing as such but not necessarily so
  • Was it for me to kill the heir-apparent?
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — Eastcheap. A Room in the Boar's-Head Tavern (49% in)
apparent = appearing obvious (in this case, that he will be the heir)
  • Yea, and so used it, that, were it not here apparent that thou art heir-apparent—But I pr'ythee, sweet wag, shall there be gallows standing in England when thou art king? and resolution thus fobb'd as it is with the rusty curb of old father antic the law?
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The same. An Apartment of Prince Henry's (27% in)
  • Yea, and so used it, that, were it not here apparent that thou art heir-apparent—But I pr'ythee, sweet wag, shall there be gallows standing in England when thou art king? and resolution thus fobb'd as it is with the rusty curb of old father antic the law?
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The same. An Apartment of Prince Henry's (27% in)
  • Go, hang thyself in thine own heir-apparent garters!
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — The Road by Gads-hill (39% in)
  • What trick, what device, what starting-hole canst thou now find out to hide thee from this open and apparent shame?
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — Eastcheap. A Room in the Boar's-Head Tavern (48% in)
  • But, tell me, Hal, art not thou horrible afeard? thou being heir-apparent, could the world pick thee out three such enemies again as that fiend Douglas, that spirit Percy, and that devil Glendower? art thou not horribly afraid? doth not thy blood thrill at it?
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — Eastcheap. A Room in the Boar's-Head Tavern (65% in)

There are no more uses of "apparent" in Henry IV, Part 1.

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