What does Shakespeare mean?

Definitions for Shakespeare
ˈʃeɪk spɪərShake·speare

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Shakespeare, William Shakespeare, Shakspere, William Shakspere, Bard of Avonnoun

    English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616)

Wiktionary

  1. Shakespearenoun

    Eloquent language, especially English; poetry.

  2. Shakespearenoun

    A playwright of the standing of William Shakespeare

  3. Shakespearenoun

    William Shakespeare, an English playwright and poet of the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries

  4. Shakespearenoun

    His works or media adaptations of his works.

Freebase

  1. Shakespeare

    Shakespeare, a biographical and critical study of William Shakespeare by Anthony Burgess, was published in 1970. ISBN 0-7867-0972-3.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Shakespeare' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3870

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shakespeare in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shakespeare in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Shakespeare in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If you haven’t read Shakespeare’s Hamlet yet, it means that you haven’t reached the summit of the literature yet!

  2. Emma Smith:

    The collections managers were in touch to say they had a Shakespeare First Folio and my first reaction was yeah, right, sure you do. But on much closer inspection they turned out to be right.

  3. Rupert Goold:

    Whatever side of the political divide you're on, you see that once the head has been cut off, chaos ensues, both in Europe but also in both political parties here, and that's what he (Shakespeare) foreshadows.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Life is always what you make of it, although it's often full of surprises and unexpected twists. Playwright William Shakespeare wrote that Life is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing. In actuality, your life is a story written by no one else but you; and it's always up to you to make it interesting, worthwhile, and wonderful.

  5. Emma Smith:

    Without this (edition) we would have lost probably half of Shakespeare's work.

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