Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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