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FAUSTUS. Fall to, and the devil choke you, an you spare! POPE. How now! % FIRST FRIAR. Here's nobody, if it like your Holiness. POPE. My lord, here is a dainty dish was sent me from the Bishop of Milan. FAUSTUS. I thank you, sir. ] Thesaurus banquet: (v) junket, revel, regale; (n) charms: (n) trinkets, jewelry, jewels. thick. compass: (n) scope, range, room, dish: (n) basin, disk, plate, meal, party, celebration, carousal, treat, extent, area, circumference, reach; (n, platter, food, saucer, beauty, meat, entertainment, spread, dinner, reception.
FAUSTUS. I cannot sell him so: if thou likest him for fifty, take him. HORSE-COURSER. --I pray you, speak for me. MEPHISTOPHILIS. I pray you, let him have him: he is an honest fellow, and he has a great charge, neither wife nor child. FAUSTUS. Well, come, give me your money: [HORSE-COURSER gives FAUSTUS the money] my boy will deliver him to you. But I must tell you one thing before you have him; ride him not into the water, at any hand. HORSE-COURSER. Why, sir, will he not drink of all waters? FAUSTUS.
Censure, query, denounce, challenge, slaves: (n) helotry, bondsmen. question, condemn; (n, v) arraign, teach: (v) enlighten, educate, instruct, indict. coach, indoctrinate, drill, learn, kneel: (v) genuflect, cringe, stoop, bob, lecture, school; (adj, v) guide, show. vexed: (adj) troubled, irritated, angry, cry for quarter, dip, duck, humble oneself; (n) kneeling, knee, pestered, peeved, harassed, sore, movement. harried, uneasy, cross, offended. meanest: (adj) last, least. ANTONYMS: (adj) calm, scour: (v) scrub, ransack, burnish, uncomplicated.