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stratagem
used in Henry IV, Part 2

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Definition
a planned way of achieving an end — especially in dealing with others and often involving deceit or some kind of trick
  • By the mass, here will be old Utis: it will be an excellent stratagem.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — London. The Boar's-head Tavern in Eastcheap (5% in)
  • What news, Lord Bardolph? every minute now Should be the father of some stratagem: The times are wild; contention, like a horse Full of high feeding, madly hath broke loose And bears down all before him.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — Warkworth. Before the castle (20% in)

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