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commend
used in King Lear

3 uses
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Definition
praise or recommend
  • —For you, Edmund, Whose virtue and obedience doth this instant So much commend itself, you shall be ours: Natures of such deep trust we shall much need; You we first seize on.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — A court within the Castle of the Earl of Gloster (88% in)
  • My lord, when at their home I did commend your highness' letters to them, Ere I was risen from the place that show'd My duty kneeling, came there a reeking post, Stew'd in his haste, half breathless, panting forth From Goneril his mistress salutations; Deliver'd letters, spite of intermission, Which presently they read: on whose contents, They summon'd up their meiny, straight took horse; Commanded me to follow and attend The leisure of their answer; gave me cold looks: And meeting...
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — Before Gloster's Castle; Kent in the stocks (8% in)
  • Sir, I do know you; And dare, upon the warrant of my note, Commend a dear thing to you.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — A Heath (37% in)

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