What words were invented by Shakespeare?

Shakespeare's Proprietary Lingo

Many words in English were coined by William Shakespeare.

Here is a very small list of words he invented:

  1. Accused
  2. Addiction
  3. Advertising
  4. Amazement
  5. Arouse
  6. Assassination
  7. Bandit
  8. Bedroom
  9. Beached
  10. Blanket
  11. Bump
  12. Cater
  13. Champion
  14. Countless
  15. Epileptic
  16. Fixture
  17. Flawed
  18. Generous
  19. Hint
  20. Lonely
  21. Mimic
  22. Negotiate
  23. Obscene
  24. Premeditated
  25. Rant
  26. Puke
  27. summit
  28. swagger
  29. Torture
  30. Varied
  31. Worthless
  32. Zany

Shakespeare knew 4,580 words throughout his life as a normal person like yourself would only know under 2,800