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prophecy
used in Henry VIII

3 uses
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Definition
a prediction of the future (usually said to be obtained in a supernatural way)
  • That was he That fed him with his prophecies?
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Westminster. A street (16% in)
  • Every man, After the hideous storm that follow'd, was A thing inspir'd; and, not consulting, broke Into a general prophecy, that this tempest, Dashing the garment of this peace, aboded The sudden breach on't.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — London. An ante-chamber in the palace (46% in)
  • He was brought to this By a vain prophecy of Nicholas Henton.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The same. The council-chamber (69% in)

There are no more uses of "prophecy" in Henry VIII.

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