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mirth
used in The Merry Wives of Windsor

3 uses
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Definition
fun and laughter
  • I was then frugal of my mirth:—Heaven forgive me!
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Before PAGE'S house (11% in)
  • Some say that though she appear honest to me, yet in other places she enlargeth her mirth so far that there is shrewd construction made of her.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Garter Inn (71% in)
  • I have a letter from her Of such contents as you will wonder at; The mirth whereof so larded with my matter That neither, singly, can be manifested Without the show of both; wherein fat Falstaff Hath a great scare: the image of the jest I'll show you here at large.
    4.6 — Act 4 Scene 6 — Another room in the Garter Inn (26% in)

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

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