Words that Shakespeare Created

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

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