hamlet

[ ham-lit ]SEE DEFINITION OF hamlet

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HAMLET

Like Hamlet with the king at the play, "If he but blench, I know my course!"

All this is pure Hamlet; one might better say, pure Shakespeare.

All these are manifestly characteristics of Hamlet, and Posthumus possesses no others.

It is all Hamlet over again, Hamlet wrought up to a higher pitch of intensity.

Evidently the time for classifying the creator of Hamlet is at hand.

If he were more of a "candle-holder" and onlooker, he would more resemble Hamlet.

In passing I may remark that Hamlet, too, complains of "bad dreams."

Then comes the "something desperate" in him that Hamlet boasted of—and the end.

Jaques is only sketched in with light strokes, but all his traits are peculiarly Hamlet's traits.

Is it not like Hamlet to be able to condemn himself in this way beforehand?

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suburb

nounneighborhood outside of but reliant on nearby large city
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