Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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