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Smile, subst. a kind of slight laugh without utterance of a sound; a look expressive of pleasure or kindness or slight scorn: Ven. 465. Merch. I, 1, 55. As III, 5, 104. Tw. II, 5, 73. H4B Ind. Tw. II, 5, 73 H5 IV Chor. H5 IV Chor. H6B V, 1, 100. H8 III, 2, 368. Troil. I, 1, 38. Cor. I, 1, 111. Tim. V, 4, 45. Cymb. IV, 2, 53. Plur. “--s:” Gent. III, 1, 158. Mids. I, 1, 195. As III, 2, 433. All's V, 2, 26 (M. Edd. similes). Tw. II, 5, 190. Wint. I, 2, 116. II, 3, 102. R2 I, 4, 28. III, 2, 9. V, 2, 32. H4A I, 3, 246. H5 II, 1, 6. R3 III, 5, 9. H8 III, 2, 413. Troil. III, 3, 72 etc. Metaphorically, == favour: “methought I stood not in the s. of heaven,” H8 II, 4, 187. “our stars that frown lend us a s.” Per. I, 4, 108.
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