Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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