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devour
used in A Midsummer Night's Dream

2 uses
  • The jaws of darkness do devour it up: So quick bright things come to confusion.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — Athens. A room in the Palace of THESEUS (59% in)
  • BOTTOM Good Master Mustardseed, I know your patience well: That same cowardly giant-like ox-beef hath devoured many a gentleman of your house: I promise you your kindred hath made my eyes water ere now.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — The Wood. The Queen of Fairies lying asleep (96% in)

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