Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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