Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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