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"Julius Caesar" by William Shakespeare, Act V

February 20, 2013
Brutus is a trusted confidant of the Roman general Julius Caesar, but when he becomes convinced that Caesar's ambitions are a threat to the republic, he plots his friend's assassination.

Here are links to our lists for the play: Act I, Act II, Act III, Act IV, and Act V

Here are links to our lists for other plays by William Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet, The Tempest, Hamlet, King Lear, Much Ado About Nothing, Twelfth Night, Measure for Measure, Othello, A Midsummer Night's Dream
prove
That thou hast proved Lucilius' saying true.
battle
Upon one battle all our liberties.
demand
Answering before we do demand of them.
posture
The posture of your blows are yet unknown;
offend
This tongue had not offended so to-day,
conspirator
I draw a sword against conspirators;
avenge
Be well avenged; or till another Caesar
traitor
Caesar, thou canst not die by traitors' hands,
peevish
A peevish schoolboy, worthless of such honour,
billow
Why, now, blow wind, swell billow and swim bark!
perch
Two mighty eagles fell, and there they perch'd,
gorge
Gorging and feeding from our soldiers' hands;
prey
As we were sickly prey: their shadows seem
affair
But since the affairs of men rest still incertain,
determined
What are you then determined to do?
perceive
Are those my tents where I perceive the fire?
enclose
Whilst we by Antony are all enclosed.
revenge
Caesar, thou art revenged,
melancholy
O hateful error, melancholy's child,
apt
Why dost thou show to the apt thoughts of men
misconstrue
Alas, thou hast misconstrued every thing!
proclaim
I will proclaim my name about the field:
yield
Yield, or thou diest.
grief
Now is that noble vessel full of grief,
tarry
Fly, fly, my lord; there is no tarrying here.
entertain
All that served Brutus, I will entertain them.
bestow
Fellow, wilt thou bestow thy time with me?
service
That did the latest service to my master.
envy
Did that they did in envy of great Caesar;
rite
With all respect and rites of burial.

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