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warrant
used in Measure for Measure

16 uses
  • Be that you are, That is, a woman; if you be more, you're none; If you be one,—as you are well express'd By all external warrants,—show it now By putting on the destin'd livery.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A Room in ANGELO'S house (73% in)
  • And thou the velvet: thou art good velvet; thou'rt a three-piled piece, I warrant thee: I had as lief be a list of an English kersey as be piled, as thou art piled, for a French velvet.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — A street (30% in)
  • I warrant it is: and thy head stands so tickle on thy shoulders that a milkmaid, if she be in love, may sigh it off.
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — The same (71% in)
  • Has censur'd him Already; and, as I hear, the provost hath A warrant for his execution.
    1.5 — Act 1 Scene 5 — A Nunnery (81% in)
  • Nay, I'll not warrant that; for I can speak Against the thing I say.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A Room in ANGELO'S house (33% in)
  • Either this is envy in you, folly, or mistaking; the very stream of his life, and the business he hath helmed, must, upon a warranted need, give him a better proclamation.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — The Street before the Prison (52% in)
  • ] Look, here's the warrant, Claudio, for thy death: 'tis now dead midnight, and by eight to-morrow Thou must be made immortal.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — A Room in the prison (29% in)
  • We have very oft awaked him, as if to carry him to execution, and showed him a seeming warrant for it: it hath not moved him at all.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — A Room in the prison (72% in)
  • Claudio, whom here you have warrant to execute, is no greater forfeit to the law than Angelo who hath sentenced him.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — A Room in the prison (75% in)
  • By the vow of mine order, I warrant you, if my instructions may be your guide.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — A Room in the prison (80% in)
  • Truly, sir, I would desire you to clap into your prayers; for, look you, the warrant's come.
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — Another Room in the same (23% in)
  • I warrant your honour.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — A public place near the city gate (16% in)
  • The warrant's for yourself; take heed to it.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — A public place near the city gate (16% in)
  • But the next morn betimes, His purpose surfeiting, he sends a warrant For my poor brother's head.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — A public place near the city gate (20% in)
  • ] And you, my noble and well-warranted cousin, Whom it concerns to hear this matter forth, Do with your injuries as seems you best In any chastisement.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — A public place near the city gate (47% in)
  • Had you a special warrant for the deed?
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — A public place near the city gate (85% in)

There are no more uses of "warrant" in Measure for Measure.

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