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nuptial
used in Measure for Measure

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Definition
of or relating to a wedding
  • She should this Angelo have married; was affianced to her by oath, and the nuptial appointed: between which time of the contract and limit of the solemnity her brother Frederick was wrecked at sea, having in that perished vessel the dowry of his sister.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — A Room in the prison (79% in)
  • — Proclaim it, Provost, round about the city, If any woman wrong'd by this lewd fellow,— As I have heard him swear himself there's one Whom he begot with child,—let her appear, And he shall marry her: the nuptial finish'd, Let him be whipp'd and hang'd.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — A public place near the city gate (95% in)

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