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continuance
used in Measure for Measure

2 uses
  • A bawd of eleven years' continuance, may it please your honour.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — The Street before the Prison (71% in)
  • This forenamed maid hath yet in her the continuance of her first affection; his unjust unkindness, that in all reason should have quenched her love, hath, like an impediment in the current, made it more violent and unruly.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — A Room in the prison (88% in)

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