Words that Shakespeare Created

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Part of SpeechWordDefinition
Adjectivefree from or not exposed to danger or harm; safe.
Verbto speak or declaim extravagantly or violently; talk in a wild or vehement way; rave
Adjectiveincapable of being wounded, hurt, or damaged.
Nounthe first appearance of daylight in the morning
Nouna killing that is sudden and/or secretive, esp. a politically prominent person
Nounthe wooing of one person by another, or the period in which said wooing takes place
Nounsuitcases, trunks, etc.; baggage.
Adjectivenot biased; fair; just
Verbto take the clothes off (a person); disrobe.
Adjectiveimaginary; fanciful; illusory; delusory; fantastic.
Nounthe act of revelation
Verbto imitate or copy in action, speech, etc., often playfully or derisively.
Nouna pleasantly aroused and/or emotional state or condition.
Noun/Verba wager/to wager
Adjectivedone deliberately; planned in advance
Nounremarkable brilliance; warm, cheerful brightness
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
Verbidle talk or rumor, esp. about the personal or private affairs of others
Adjectiveliberal in giving or sharing; unselfish
Verbto stir to action or strong response; excite; to stimulate sexually
Part of SpeechWordDefinition
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 room furnished and used for sleeping.
Nounthe physical part of the human anatomy used for the sense of sight
Adjectivehaving visible or apparent imperfections
Nouna robber, esp. a member of a gang or marauding band.
Nounan indirect, covert, or helpful suggestion; clue
Verbto come more or less violently in contact with; collide with; strike
Nouna climber, esp. for sport.
Nouna rough, confused struggle or fight
Verbto provide food, service, etc., as for a party or wedding
Nouna sudden, strong blast of wind
Adjectivecapable of being sold
Nounthe physical location of a person's origin.
Adjectiveaffected with, characterized by, or causing a depressing feeling of being alone
Verbto retard in movement or progress by means of obstacles or hindrances; obstruct; hinder
Verbthe act of inflicting excruciating pain, as punishment or revenge, as a means of getting a confession or information, or for sheer cruelty.
Adjectiveexceptionally great, as in quantity, quality, extent, or degree; massive or imposing
Nouna person who judges, evaluates, or criticizes
Adjectiveeconomical in use or expenditure; prudently saving or sparing; not wasteful
Adjectiveludicrously or whimsically comical; clownish.
Adjectivefree from commotion or tumult; peaceful; quiet; calm
Part of SpeechWordDefinition
Adjective of lofty dignity or imposing aspect; stately; grand
Adjectivedulled or satiated by overindulgence
Nounthe highest point or part, as of a hill, a line of travel, or any object; top; apex.
Verbto put or sink below the surface of water or any other enveloping medium
Nouna slip of paper, cloth, or other material, marked or inscribed, for attachment to something to indicate its manufacturer, nature, ownership, destination, etc.
Adjectiveoffensive to morality or decency; indecent; depraved
Nounthe bend or joint of the human arm between upper arm and forearm.
Verbto become smaller and smaller; shrink; waste away
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 large, rectangular piece of soft fabric, often with bound edges, used esp. for warmth as a bed covering.
Verbto deal or bargain with another or others, as in the preparation of a treaty or contract or in preliminaries to a business deal.
Nounoverwhelming surprise or astonishment.
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
Nouna sudden and active manifestation
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
Adjectiveobservant of or conforming to the rules of style and taste; stylish
Nounostentatious display of arrogance and conceit.
Nouna signaling apparatus similar to an electric bell but without hammer or gong, producing a sound by the vibration of an armature.

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