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mirth
used in Love's Labour's Lost

7 uses
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Definition
fun and laughter
  • Mirth cannot move a soul in agony.
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — The same. Before the Princess's pavilion (93% in)
mirth = fun and laughter
  • But to the place where, it standeth north-north-east and by east from the west corner of thy curious-knotted garden: there did I see that low-spirited swain, that base minnow of thy mirth,'— COSTARD.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — The King of Navarre's park (81% in)
  • Another of these students at that time Was there with him, if I have heard a truth: Berowne they call him; but a merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — The King of Navarre's park. A pavilion.... (25% in)
  • His eye begets occasion for his wit, For every object that the one doth catch The other turns to a mirth-moving jest, Which his fair tongue, conceit's expositor, Delivers in such apt and gracious words That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished; So sweet and voluble is his discourse.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — The King of Navarre's park. A pavilion.... (27% in)
  • Now, understanding that the curate and your sweet self are good at such eruptions and sudden breaking-out of mirth, as it were, I have acquainted you withal, to the end to crave your assistance.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — The King of Navarre's park (74% in)
  • Here comes Boyet, and mirth is in his face.
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — The same. Before the Princess's pavilion (9% in)
  • That sport best pleases that doth least know how; Where zeal strives to content, and the contents Die in the zeal of those which it presents; Their form confounded makes most form in mirth, When great things labouring perish in their birth.
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — The same. Before the Princess's pavilion (59% in)

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