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Lip, subst. the border of the mouth: Ven. 19. Ven. 19 Wiv. I, 1, 238. Meas. IV, 1, 1. LLL II, 220. IV, 1, 86. Mids. II, 1, 49. III, 2, 140. V, 192. V, 192 V, 192 Merch. III, 2, 118. As III, 2, 61. III, 4, 16. III, 5, 120. V, 1, 37. Shr. I, 1, 179. III, 2, 180. Tw. I, 4, 31. I, 5, 265. II, 5, 76. III, 1, 158. V, 161 etc. to bite the l., a sign of anger: Shr. II, 250. R3 IV, 2, 27. Cor. V, 1, 48. Oth. V, 2, 43. or of a mind absorbed in thought: H8 III, 2, 113. Troil. III, 3, 254. “falling a l. of much contempt,” Wint. I, 2, 373; cf. “marked you his l. and eyes?” Cor. I, 1, 259. “he hangs the l. at something,” Troil. III, 1, 152. “I will make a l. at the physician,” Cor. II, 1, 127 (laugh at him, snap my fingers at him). “steeped me in poverty to the very --s,” Oth. IV, 2, 50. “kiss the --s of unacquainted change,” John III, 4, 166. “the murmuring --s of discontent,” IV, 2, 53. As organs of speech, --s almost == mouth: “she stops his --s,” Ven. 46. “mercy will breathe within your --s,” Meas. II, 2, 78. “I will open my --s,” III, 1, 199. Merch. I, 1, 94. As I, 3, 84. Tw. I, 5, 2. “locked within the teeth and the --s,” Meas. III, 2, 143. “--s, do not move,” Tw. II, 5, 109. Shr. I, 1, 179. “hold close thy --s,” H6C II, 2, 118. “his slanderous --s,” R2 IV, 24. lay thy finger on thy --s (be silent) Troil. I, 3, 240. Hml. I, 5, 187 etc.
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