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Glossary ..... aught (n.) anything, [with negative word] nothing ..... forswear (v), past forms forsworn, forswore 1 swear falsely, perjure [oneself], break one's word.

William Shakespeare Elizabethan Dictionary - Elizabethan words


Provides the origins and meanings of Elizabethan words and vocabulary including obscure Shakespearean expressions.

Shakespeare Translator - Reference - YourDictionary


Shakespeare's words are so different from the ones used in current, everyday conversation. (Can you believe Shakespeare never texted LOL to all his friends?)  ...

Dictionary of Shakespeare, with Quotes and Insults - Acepilots.com


Definitions (translations) of some unusual or outmoded Shakespearean words. Each list word is shown in context and reference to a play is given.

"Shakespeare's Vocabulary: Did it Dwarf All Others?" Chapter Two ...

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words in their vocabulary;' 'a well-educated person in England, who has been at ... Dictionary, Shakespeare's new-word coinages seem to have led all the rest, ...

Shakespeare Resource Center - The Language of Shakespeare


Dictionary of Shakespeare: A selective dictionary of Shakepearean words that have fallen out of use, or whose meanings have changed over the centuries.

Shakespeare Dictionary: Read Dictionary of Shakespeare's Words


In many ways Shakespeare is the founder of the modern English that we use, so we've put together the Shakespeare dictionary below, listing words used in ...

Words Shakespeare Invented - Shakespeare Online


For more words that Shakespeare coined please see the Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the English Language by Dr. Ernest Klein (1966) or ...

elizabethan language terms - ReadWriteThink


Listed below are some common Elizabethan terms you will come across while reading Shakespeare. Use them to help you become familiar with the language ...

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Definitions - Shakespeare's Words | Play Definitions | William ...


Glossary ..... anything, [with negative word] nothing. aught (n.) anything, [with .... chide (v.), past form chid 4 brusquely command, drive [away] with harsh words.

Shakespearean Glossary - Welcome to Shakespeare High: Your ...


Use this glossary to look up unusual words used in Shakespeare's plays. As this is a general glossary, you will want to make sure that the definition fits the ...

Absolute Shakespeare Glossary - "A"


The Absolute Shakespeare Glossary is a dictionary for Shakespeare, it explains the meanings of the words the Bard uses that are not in common use today.