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used in The Taming of the Shrew

2 uses
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hide or disguise the truth without outright lying
  • Of all thy suitors here I charge thee tell Whom thou lov'st best: see thou dissemble not.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Padua. A room in BAPTISTA'S house (2% in)
  • Right true it is your son Lucentio here Doth love my daughter, and she loveth him, Or both dissemble deeply their affections; And therefore, if you say no more than this, That like a father you will deal with him, And pass my daughter a sufficient dower, The match is made, and all is done: Your son shall have my daughter with consent.
    4.4 — Act 4 Scene 4 — Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house (40% in)

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