Words that Shakespeare Created

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Part of SpeechWordDefinition
Nounthe highest point or part, as of a hill, a line of travel, or any object; top; apex.
Adjectivecapable of being sold
Adjectiveinnumerable
Nounthe state of being enslaved to a habit or practice or to something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming, as narcotics, to such an extent that its cessation causes severe trauma.
Verbto speak or declaim extravagantly or violently; talk in a wild or vehement way; rave
Adjectivenot biased; fair; just
Nouna room furnished and used for sleeping.
Nounthe bend or joint of the human arm between upper arm and forearm.
Adjectiveludicrously or whimsically comical; clownish.
Adjectiveexceptionally great, as in quantity, quality, extent, or degree; massive or imposing
Nounthe wooing of one person by another, or the period in which said wooing takes place
Verbthe act of inflicting excruciating pain, as punishment or revenge, as a means of getting a confession or information, or for sheer cruelty.
Verbto come more or less violently in contact with; collide with; strike
Adjectivefree from commotion or tumult; peaceful; quiet; calm
Adjectiveliberal in giving or sharing; unselfish
Nouna person who judges, evaluates, or criticizes
Verbidle talk or rumor, esp. about the personal or private affairs of others
Verbto provide food, service, etc., as for a party or wedding
Nouna pleasantly aroused and/or emotional state or condition.
Nounremarkable brilliance; warm, cheerful brightness
Nouna killing that is sudden and/or secretive, esp. a politically prominent person
Part of SpeechWordDefinition
Nouna sudden and active manifestation
Adjectivedulled or satiated by overindulgence
Nounthe physical location of a person's origin.
Adjectiveallowing the possibility of several different meanings, as a word or phrase, esp. with intent to deceive or misguide; susceptible of double interpretation; deliberately ambiguou
Nounthe act of revelation
Nouna large, rectangular piece of soft fabric, often with bound edges, used esp. for warmth as a bed covering.
Nouna rough, confused struggle or fight
Nouna signaling apparatus similar to an electric bell but without hammer or gong, producing a sound by the vibration of an armature.
Adjectiveaffected with, characterized by, or causing a depressing feeling of being alone
Nouna climber, esp. for sport.
Adjectiveof no use, importance, or value; good-for-nothing
Nounostentatious display of arrogance and conceit.
Nounsuitcases, trunks, etc.; baggage.
Verbto imitate or copy in action, speech, etc., often playfully or derisively.
Verbto deal or bargain with another or others, as in the preparation of a treaty or contract or in preliminaries to a business deal.
Noun/Verba wager/to wager
Adjectiveimaginary; fanciful; illusory; delusory; fantastic.
Nouna slip of paper, cloth, or other material, marked or inscribed, for attachment to something to indicate its manufacturer, nature, ownership, destination, etc.
Verbto put or sink below the surface of water or any other enveloping medium
Adjectivefree from or not exposed to danger or harm; safe.
Nouna person who has defeated all opponents in a competition or series of competitions, so as to hold first place
Part of SpeechWordDefinition
Adjectivehaving visible or apparent imperfections
Adjective of lofty dignity or imposing aspect; stately; grand
Nounthe first appearance of daylight in the morning
Nounan indirect, covert, or helpful suggestion; clue
Adjectiveobservant of or conforming to the rules of style and taste; stylish
Nouna sudden, strong blast of wind
Verbto take the clothes off (a person); disrobe.
Verbto stir to action or strong response; excite; to stimulate sexually
Verbto become smaller and smaller; shrink; waste away
Adjectiveoffensive to morality or decency; indecent; depraved
Adjectiveeconomical in use or expenditure; prudently saving or sparing; not wasteful
Adjectivedone deliberately; planned in advance
Nounoverwhelming surprise or astonishment.
Adjectiveincapable of being wounded, hurt, or damaged.
Adjectivedark or dim; deeply shaded
Nouna lyric poem typically of elaborate or irregular metrical form and expressive of exalted or enthusiastic emotion; or a poem intended to be sung
Nounthe physical part of the human anatomy used for the sense of sight
Nouna settlement of differences by mutual concessions; an agreement reached by adjustment of conflicting or opposing claims, principles, etc., by reciprocal modification of demands.
Nouna robber, esp. a member of a gang or marauding band.
Verbto retard in movement or progress by means of obstacles or hindrances; obstruct; hinder

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