- (in Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing) the confident bachelor who courts and finally marries Beatrice.
- (lowercase) benedict.
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In fact, Claudio's temper here is as detached and impartial as Benedick's.
He could paint you Bassanio or Benedick or Mercutio to the life.
But Benedick would not kill Claudio, and it was the last straw of all.The Christian
Benedick, in astonishment at what he heard, said, "This looks not like a nuptial."
My talk to you must be how Benedick is in love with Beatrice.