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Fie, an exclamation of contempt or dislike: Ven. 185. Tp. II, 1, 24. Wiv. I, 1, 181. IV, 5, 24. Meas. II, 4, 42. III, 2, 20. Err. II, 1, 86. II, 2, 154. Mids. II, 1, 239. Merch. III, 4, 79. H6A I, 3, 57. III, 1, 127. V, 4, 17. R3 III, 1, 22 etc. “fie, fie:” Gentl. II, 6, 14. Wiv. III, 3, 229. Ado IV, 1, 96. Merch. I, 1, 46 etc. “fie, fie, fie:” Wiv. II, 2, 328. Meas. II, 2, 172. III, 1, 148 etc. Followed by “on:” Gentl. III, 1, 290. Wiv. IV, 1, 64. Wiv. IV, 1, 64 V, 5, 97. Meas. IV, 2, 29. Err. V, 27. Ado III, 4, 28. Merch. IV, 1, 101. As II, 7, 62. Shr. IV, 1, 1. H6B IV, 10, 1 etc.
Expressing impatience rather than contempt or disdain: “f. f., you crush me,” Ven. 611. “f. f., fond love, thou art so full of fear,” Ven. 611 “f. f. f. now would she cry; tereu, tereu by and by,” Pilgr. 385. “f. f., how wayward is this foolish love,” Gentl. I, 2, 57. “f. f., he'll never come,” Wiv. IV, 4, 19. “self-harming jealousy! f., beat it hence,” Err. II, 1, 102. “f., now you run this humour out of breath,” IV, 1, 57. “f., painted rhetoric! O, she needs it not,” LLL IV, 3, 239. “f. f., you counterfeit,” Mids. III, 2, 288. “f. f., Gratiano, where are all the rest?” Merch. II, 6, 62. “f. f., no thought of him!” Wint. II, 3, 18. “f. on this storm!” Lr. III, 1, 49. Cor. IV, 2, 53.
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