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used in King Lear

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informed about something secret or not generally known
  • I will seek him, and privily relieve him: go you and maintain talk with the duke, that my charity be not of him perceived: if he ask for me, I am ill, and gone to bed.
    3.3 — Act 3 Scene 3 — A Room in Gloster's Castle (57% in)

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