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politic
used in King Lear

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Definition
prudent, expedient, and shrewd
  • 'tis politic and safe to let him keep At point a hundred knights: yes, that on every dream, Each buzz, each fancy, each complaint, dislike, He may enguard his dotage with their powers, And hold our lives in mercy.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — A Hall in Albany's Palace (92% in)

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