Romeo and Juliet – Act 1- Scene 1-3

thou archaic or dialect form of you
I bite my thumb Basically, thumb biting, which involves biting and then flicking one’s thumb from behind the upper teeth, is a Shakespearean version of flipping someone the bird and saying “nanny nanny boo boo.” It’s an insulting gesture that sounds just a wee bit (okay, a lot) immature.
wert archaic second person singular past of be.
quench satisfy (one’s thirst) by drinking.
crutch a long stick with a crosspiece at the top, used as a support under the armpit by a lame person.
reckoning the action or process of calculating or estimating something.
trudge walk slowly and with heavy steps, typically because of exhaustion or harsh conditions.
devout having or showing deep religious feeling or commitment.
rejoice feel or show great joy or delight.
splendor magnificent and splendid appearance; grandeur.
bitterly Having or being a taste that is sharp, acrid, and unpleasant
lineament a distinctive feature or characteristic, especially of the face.
writ a form of written command in the name of a court or other legal authority to act, or abstain from acting, in some way.
margent Margent is an archaic word meaning “margin”, a border or edge; especially handwriting on the edges of a printed book (or marginalia). Related to the word “marches”, the area between two regions. Shakespeare uses the word in Act II, Scene I of A Midsummer Night’s Dream: These are the forgeries of jealousy.
hence as a consequence; for this reason

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