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commotion
used in Henry IV, Part 2

3 uses
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Definition
a disturbance — typically noisy
  • What peer hath been suborn'd to grate on you, That you should seal this lawless bloody book Of forged rebellion with a seal divine And consecrate commotion's bitter edge?
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Yorkshire. Gaultree Forest (41% in)
  • By heaven, Poins, I feel me much to blame, So idly to profane the precious time, When tempest of commotion, like the south Borne with black vapour, doth begin to melt And drop upon our bare unarmed heads.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — London. The Boar's-head Tavern in Eastcheap (92% in)
  • If that rebellion Came like itself, in base and abject routs, Led on by bloody youth, guarded with rags, And countenanced by boys and beggary, I say, if damn'd commotion so appear'd, In his true, native, and most proper shape, You, reverend father, and these noble lords Had not been here, to dress the ugly form Of base and bloody insurrection With your fair honours.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Yorkshire. Gaultree Forest (18% in)

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