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Thousand, ten hundred; often used to denote any great number: “a t. furlongs,” Tp. I, 1, 69. III, 2, 146. Gent. I, 3, 91. II, 7, 69. IV, 4, 139. V, 3, 3. V, 4, 48. Wiv. II, 2, 84. Wiv. II, 2, 84 Err. I, 1, 22. II, 1, 61 etc. etc. “a t. good-morrows,” Gent. II, 1, 102. IV, 3, 6. Cor. IV, 5, 151 etc. “poor a t. crowns,” As I, 1, 2. “two t.” Gent. II, 1, 107. Wiv. II, 2, 44. “three t.” Meas. I, 2, 50. “five t.” Gent. II, 5, 10 etc. “a t. t.” Lucr. 963. Tp. III, 1, 91. Tw. II, 4, 64. Oth. IV, 1, 203. “the t. marks,” Err. I, 2, 81. “a t. of these letters,” Wiv. II, 1, 76. many t. on's (== of us) Wint. I, 2, 206. H4B III, 1, 4. “many a t. grains,” Meas. III, 1, 20. “a many t. warlike French,” John IV, 2, 199. “some t. verses,” LLL V, 2, 50. Without an article: “t. escapes of wit,” Meas. IV, 1, 63. “the general throng of t. friends,” Meas. IV, 1, 63. “cast t. beams upon me,” IV, 2, 89. “that's t. to one good one,” Cor. II, 2, 83. “from t. dangers,” Tit. III, 1, 196. “with t. doubts,” Per. I, 2, 97.
Plur. “--s:” Tw. II, 5, 196. Wint. I, 2, 389. H6B III, 1, 152. H8 II, 3, 97. Cor. I, 1, 203 “(of).” Mcb. IV, 3, 44. Cymb. V, 4, 170 etc. “some --s of these logs,” Tp. III, 1, 10. “many --s,” Wint. I, 2, 8. “that, and --s more of semblable import,” Ant. III, 4, 2 (== a thousand things more).
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