previous next

affect to love (“ To affect [love], Diligo.” Coles's Latin and English Dictionary): “ a lady . . . Whom I affect,” THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, iii. 1. 82 ; “Dost thou affect her?” MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, i. 1. 258 ; “I do affect the very ground,” LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST, i. 2. 158 ; “If you affect him,” THE TAMING OF THE SHREW, ii. 1. 14 ; “she did affect me,” TWELFTH NIGHT, ii. 5. 22 ; “Sir John affects thy wife,” THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR, ii. 1. 99 ; “since he affects her most,” 1 HENRY VI., v. 5. 59 ; “And may, for aught thou know'st, affected be,” TITUS ANDRONICUS, ii. 1. 28.

hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
hide References (3 total)
  • Cross-references in text-specific dictionaries from this page (3):
    • William Shakespeare, Two Gentlemen of Verona, 3.1
    • William Shakespeare, The First Part of Henry VI, 5.5
    • William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night, Or what you will, 2.5
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: