Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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