Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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