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progeny
used in Love's Labour's Lost

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Definition
the immediate descendants of a person
  • The extreme parts of time extremely forms All causes to the purpose of his speed, And often at his very loose decides That which long process could not arbitrate: And though the mourning brow of progeny Forbid the smiling courtesy of love The holy suit which fain it would convince; Yet, since love's argument was first on foot, Let not the cloud of sorrow justle it From what it purpos'd; since, to wail friends lost Is not by much so wholesome-profitable As to rejoice at friends but...
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — The same. Before the Princess's pavilion (82% in)

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