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Macbeth Glossary

unsex me here (1.5.46)

i.e., take away my excessive womanly feelings of compassion and fear and make me a warrior.

For more on this passage please see the annotations at the bottom of the main page of Macbeth 1.5

How to cite this article:
Mabillard, Amanda. Macbeth Glossary. Shakespeare Online. 20 Aug. 2000. (date when you accessed the information) < >.

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Lady Macbeth meets King Duncan. From The Booklovers Edition, 1901.