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gall
used in King Lear

2 uses
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Definition
impertinence or impudence (rude and bold)
  • A pestilent gall to me!
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — A Hall in Albany's Palace (34% in)
  • Which, like an engine, wrench'd my frame of nature From the fix'd place; drew from my heart all love, And added to the gall.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — A Hall in Albany's Palace (77% in)

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