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used in Henry VIII

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a small amount of something; or something resembling (looking like) something else
  • "If," quoth he, "I for this had been committed," —As, to the Tower, I thought,—"I would have play'd The part my father meant to act upon The usurper Richard; who, being at Salisbury, Made suit to come in 's presence; which if granted, As he made semblance of his duty, would Have put his knife into him."
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The same. The council-chamber (92% in)

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