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estate — “'Twas of some,” HAMLET, v. 1. 215. Here, with the present reading, “estate” means “high rank” (not, as Johnson explains it, “person of high rank,” though that meaning would suit the reading of the folio, “'Twas some estate”).

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    • William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, 5.1
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