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Issue, subst. 1) that which comes from sth., a turning out, final event, end: “let burnt sack be the i.” Wiv. III, 1, 112. “see the i. of his search,” III, 3, 186. IV, 2, 207. Ado II, 2, 52. III, 2, 133. V, 3, 32. Merch. III, 2, 60. Wint. I, 2, 188. Wint. I, 2, 188 II, 2, 45. II, 3, 153. III, 1, 22. V, 2, 9. V, 3, 128. R2 II, 3, 152. H4A I, 1, 61. II, 4, 103. H5 V, 2, 12. R3 III, 7, 54. H8 I, 2, 90. Troil. IV, 5, 148. Hml. I, 4, 89. V, 2, 72. Oth. I, 3, 370. II, 3, 372. better i. == better fortune: “whose better i. in the war,” Ant. I, 2, 97.
2) decision of a law-suit or what is compared with it: “while it is hot, I'll put it to the i.” H8 V, 1, 178 (I'll make a trial of it). “with fearful bloody i. arbitrate,” John I, 38. “arbitrating that which the commission of thy years and art could to no i. of true honour bring,” Rom. IV, 1, 65. “certain i. strokes must arbitrate,” Mcb. V, 4, 20.
3) that which proceeds from a man; action, deed: “spirits are not finely touched but to fine --s,” Meas. I, 1, 37. “how the people take the cruel i. of these bloody men,” Caes. III, 1, 294. “you are a fool granted: therefore your --s, being foolish, do not derogate,” Cymb. II, 1, 51.
4) produce, fruit, result, consequence: “this abundant i. seemed to me but hope of orphans,” Sonn. 97, 9. “look you for any other i.?” Ado II, 2, 30. “the dearest i. of his practice,” All's II, 1, 109. “thou art the i. of my dear offence,” John I, 257. “now see the i. of your peace,” III, 4, 21. “communication of a most poor i.” H8 I, 1, 87. “why do you now the i. of your proper wisdoms rate?” Troil. II, 2, 89. “I'll see some i. of my spiteful execrations,” II, 3, 7. “the i. of it being so proper,” Lr. I, 1, 18. “to that full i. for which I razed my likeness,” I, 4, 3. “not to strain my speech to grosser --s nor to larger reach than to suspicion,” Oth. III, 3, 219.
5) progeny, offspring, child or children, or descendants farther removed: Ven. 1178. Lucr. 37. Lucr. 37 Sonn. 13, 8. Tp. IV, 1, 24. Tp. IV, 1, 24 V, 205. Ado IV, 1, 134. Mids. V, 412. Mids. V, 412 Merch. II, 4, 38. All's I, 3, 27. V, 3, 197. Wint. II, 1, 150. II, 3, 93. II, 3, 93 III, 3, 43. IV, 2, 30. V, 1, 27. V, 1, 27 John II, 186. R2 I, 3, 20. H4B V, 2, 14. H5 V, 2, 377. H6A II, 5, 94. V, 5, 72. H6B II, 2, 32. H6B II, 2, 32 H6B II, 2, 32 H6B II, 2, 32 H6B II, 2, 32 H6B II, 2, 32 H6C II, 2, 22. III, 2, 131. R3 I, 1, 57. I, 3, 232. III, 5, 90. IV, 4, 57. IV, 4, 57 V, 3, 123. H8 I, 2, 134. II, 4, 191. II, 4, 191 III, 2, 291. Cor. I. 3, 23. IV, 4, 22.*Tit. IV, 2, 66. Tit. IV, 2, 66 V, 3, 121. Tim. IV, 3, 371. Caes. III, 2, 142. Mcb. III, 1, 65. Mcb. III, 1, 65 IV, 1, 87. IV, 1, 87 IV, 3, 106. Lr. I, 2, 9. IV, 3, 37. Ant. III, 6, 7. Cymb. I, 1, 37. V, 5, 330. V, 5, 330 V, 5, 330 Per. I, 2, 73. Lr. I, 1, 67 Ff --s, Qq i.
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