Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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