Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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