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attain
used in The Merchant of Venice

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to gain or reach something with effort
  • If Hercules and Lichas play at dice Which is the better man, the greater throw May turn by fortune from the weaker hand: So is Alcides beaten by his page; And so may I, blind Fortune leading me, Miss that which one unworthier may attain, And die with grieving.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Belmont. A room in PORTIA's house (78% in)

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