Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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