Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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