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Definition of What a piece of work is man

What a piece of work is man Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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From Shakespeare's Hamlet.
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The phrase "What a piece of work is a man!" comes from Shakespeare's Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, Act II, Scene 2, and it is often used in reference to the whole speech containing the line.

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