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discretion
used in A Midsummer Night's Dream

6 uses
  • THESEUS It appears, by his small light of discretion, that he is in the wane: but yet, in courtesy, in all reason, we must stay the time.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — Athens. An Apartment in the Palace of THESEUS (73% in)
  • BOTTOM I grant you, friends, if you should fright the ladies out of their wits, they would have no more discretion but to hang us: but I will aggravate my voice so, that I will roar you as gently as any sucking dove; I will roar you an 'twere any nightingale.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The Same. A Room in a Cottage (71% in)
  • THESEUS True; and a goose for his discretion.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — Athens. An Apartment in the Palace of THESEUS (68% in)
  • DEMETRIUS Not so, my lord; for his valour cannot carry his discretion, and the fox carries the goose.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — Athens. An Apartment in the Palace of THESEUS (68% in)
  • THESEUS His discretion, I am sure, cannot carry his valour; for the goose carries not the fox.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — Athens. An Apartment in the Palace of THESEUS (69% in)
  • It is well; leave it to his discretion, and let us listen to the moon.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — Athens. An Apartment in the Palace of THESEUS (69% in)

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