Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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