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melancholy
used in The Merry Wives of Windsor

5 uses
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Definition
a sad feeling or manner — sometimes thoughtfully sad
  • why art thou melancholy?
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Before PAGE'S house (63% in)
melancholy = sad
  • I am glad he is so quiet: if he had been throughly moved, you should have heard him so loud and so melancholy.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — A room in DOCTOR CAIUS'S house (55% in)
  • I melancholy!
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Before PAGE'S house (63% in)
  • I am not melancholy.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Before PAGE'S house (64% in)
  • How melancholies I am!
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — A field near Frogmore (11% in)

There are no more uses of "melancholy" in The Merry Wives of Windsor.

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