Shakespearean Insults: William Shakespeare Insult List & Generator

Want to insult someone William Shakespeare style? Whether you want to insult someone's bodily qualities, personal attributes or perhaps even compare them to animals or a particularly stinky type of cheese, there's probably an insulting Shakespeare quote in one of the Bard's plays to suit the situation. Check out this list of Shakespearean insults. Get your own Shakespearean insults with our insult generator!

Shakespearean Insults: William Shakespeare Insult List & Generator

The Shakespearean Insult: Harsh Quotes & Insults from William Shakespeare

"Thou knotty-pated fool!"

Henry IV, Part I

"Away, you three-inch fool!"

The Taming of the Shrew

"Me thinkest thou art a general offense!"

All's Well That Ends Well

"Were I like thee, I'd throw away myself!"

Timon of Athens

"You heedless jolt-heads!"

The Taming of the Shrew

"Damned epicurean rascal"

The Merry Wives of Windsor

"A pox damn you, you muddy rascal!"

Henry IV, Part I

"Viperous worm!"

Henry IV, Part I

"You ratcatcher!"

Romeo and Juliet

"Thou art a boil, a plague-sore, an embossed carbuncle"

King Lear

"You canker blossom"

A Midsummer Night's Dream

"Thou disease of a friend"

Timon of Athens

"Rooting hog"

Richard III

"O, thee deliberate fools!"

The Merchant of Venice

"I was seeking for a fool when I found you."

As You Like It

"Loggerhead"

Love's Labour's Lost

"Your abilities are too infantlike for doing much alone."

Coriolanus

"Thou common dog"

Henry IV, Part II

"You bull's prize"

Henry IV, Part I

"Degenerate and base art thou"

The Two Gentlemen of Verona

"Pray you, stand farther from me."

Antony and Cleopatra

"You scullion, you rampallion, you fustilarian!"

Henry IV, Part II

"Away, thou tedious rogue!"

Timon of Athens

"You dissentious rogues

Coriolanus

"Thou double villain"

Cymbeline

"Cuckoldly knave"

The Merry Wives of Windsor

"Sly and constant knave"

Cymbeline

"You have as little honesty as honor"

King Henry VIII

"Thou whoreson, senseless villain!"

The Comedy of Errors

"I do wish thou wert a dog"

Timon of Athens

"Thou damned and luxurious mountain goat"

Henry V

"Likeliest to a hogshead."

Love's Labour's Lost

"What a slug"

Richard III

"A very toad"

Romeo and Juliet

"Finch egg!"

Troilus and Cressida

"Bloody, and usurping boar"

Richard III

"Would thou wert clean enough to spit upon"

Timon of Athens

"Thou lump of foul deformity"

Richard III

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