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Cupid
used in Love's Labour's Lost

10 uses
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Definition
Roman mythology:  god of love; a small, winged boy whose arrows make those struck fall in love
  • Proceed, sweet Cupid;
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — The same (7% in)
Cupid = Roman mythology:  god of love; a small, winged boy whose arrows make those struck fall in love
  • I think scorn to sigh: methinks I should out-swear Cupid.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The park (34% in)
  • Cupid's butt-shaft is too hard for Hercules' club, and therefore too much odds for a Spaniard's rapier.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The park (93% in)
  • He is Cupid's grandfather, and learns news of him.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — The King of Navarre's park. A pavilion.... (98% in)
  • This wimpled, whining, purblind, wayward boy, This senior-junior, giant-dwarf, Dan Cupid; Regent of love-rimes, lord of folded arms, The anointed sovereign of sighs and groans, Liege of all loiterers and malcontents, Dread prince of plackets, king of codpieces, Sole imperator, and great general Of trotting 'paritors: O my little heart!
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — The King of Navarre's park (89% in)
  • Go to; it is a plague That Cupid will impose for my neglect Of his almighty dreadful little might.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — The King of Navarre's park (98% in)
  • O! rimes are guards on wanton Cupid's hose: Disfigure not his slop.
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — The same (16% in)
  • Saint Cupid, then! and, soldiers, to the field!
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — The same (94% in)
  • Yes, as much love in rime As would be cramm'd up in a sheet of paper Writ o' both sides the leaf, margent and all, That he was fain to seal on Cupid's name.
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — The same. Before the Princess's pavilion (1% in)
  • Saint Denis to Saint Cupid!
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — The same. Before the Princess's pavilion (10% in)

There are no more uses of "Cupid" in Love's Labour's Lost.

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