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tyranny
used in The Merchant of Venice

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harsh and unjust rule
  • I have heard Your Grace hath ta'en great pains to qualify His rigorous course; but since he stands obdurate, And that no lawful means can carry me Out of his envy's reach, I do oppose My patience to his fury, and am arm'd To suffer with a quietness of spirit The very tyranny and rage of his.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Venice. A court of justice (3% in)

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