Sections Vocabulary Crossword

Created
May 8, 2016
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a hereditary name common to all members of a family, as distinct from a given name Surname
restrict or burden in such a way that free action or movement is difficult Encumbered
restrict or burden in such a way that free action or movement is difficult insignificant
having deep insight or understanding profoundly
a person who has been or is being expelled from a country deportees
the act of leaving one's resident country with the intent to settle elsewhere emigration
a written work dealing formally and systematically with a subject treatise
a short and amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person anecdote
a feeling of pensive sadness, typically with no obvious cause melancholy
a limitation or restriction constraint
the action of providing or supplying something for use provisions
completely sealed, especially against the escape or entry of air hermetically
harmful or destructive to crops or livestock pestilential
famous or well known, typically for some bad quality or deed notorious
entirely lacking or free from devoid
a single eyeglass, kept in position by the muscles around the eye monocle
clearly expressed; easily understood lucidity
recovering from an illness or operation convalescent
a flattering or pleasing statement blandishment
a group of ships or vehicles traveling together, typically accompanied by armed troops, warships, or other vehicles for protection convoy
a state or period of uncontrolled excitement or wild behavior frenzy
severe physical or mental suffering torment
beat (a person or animal) repeatedly and violently with a stick or whip thrash
situated or occurring nearer to the end of something than to the beginning latter
making or constituting a disturbingly harsh and loud noise raucous
deliberately destroy, damage, or obstruct (something), especially for political or military advantage sabotage
the passionate expression of grief or sorrow; weeping lamentation
not valid or legally binding void
abnormally thin or weak, especially because of illness or a lack of food emaciated
(of time) pass or go by elapsed
lacking physical strength, especially as a result of age or illness feeble
the action of evacuating a person or a place evacuation
something that's harsh, unforgiving, and persistent relentlessly

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Night Vocabulary Crossword

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May 7, 2016
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grief; mourning lamentation
famous or well known for bad deed notorious
emptiness void
made thin due to starvation emaciated
time passed elapsed
lacking strength; weak feeble
withdrawing troops or civilians evacuation
steadily; persistent relentlessly
flattering statements blandishments
group of vehicles driving together convoy
violent and mental agitation or wild excitement frenzy
to cause physical pain or mental anguish torment
to beat or hit thrasher
second of two latter
boisterous and disorderly raucous
treacherous action to purposely defeat a cause sabotage
limits or boundaries constraint
supplying food for use provisions
tight space; small hemetically
harmful and destructive pestilential
lacking devoid
one eyeglass monocle
light, bright, or clear lucidity
recovery convalescent
name given at birth surname
bothered or annoyed encumbered
not important insignificant
deeply; strongly profoundly
people getting deported deportees
leaving one country to go to another emigration
a written work dealing formally with a subject treatise
short and amusing or interesting story based on real incident or person anecdote

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25 literary terms Crossword

Created
Feb 28, 2016
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1.a comparison between two things, typically for the purpose of explanation or clarification analogy
1.a short and amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person anecdote
1.a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of original thought cliche
1.the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic theme
a recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a literary, artistic, or musical work motif
1.an imitation of the style of a particular writer, artist, or genre with deliberate exaggeration for comic effect parody
1.a statement or proposition that, despite sound (or apparently sound) reasoning from acceptable premises, leads to a conclusion that seems senseless, logically unacceptable, or self-contradictory paradox
1.a detailed analysis and assessment of something, especially a literary, philosophical, or political theory critique
1.place or deal with close together for contrasting effect juxtapose
a metaphor introduced and then further developed throughout all or part of a literary work, especially a poem extended metaphor
a play on words pun
the part of a sentence or clause containing a verb and stating something about the subject predicate
1.a subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or sound nuance
a comparison using "like" or "as" simile
a word free from limitations or qualifications absolute
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers antecedent
a long narrative poem epic
a sermon homily
the one who tells the story narrator
a story or narrated account narrative
the use of figures of speech to create a vivid image imagery
a conclusion one draws inference
the subject treated in a paragraph or work topic
a humorous imitation of serious work parody
a work in three parts trilogy

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Career Crossword

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Nov 23, 2016
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an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person's life and with opportunities for progress. Career
the imparting or exchanging of information by speaking, writing, or using some other medium. Communication
a series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep Dream
series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep. "I had a recurrent dream about falling from great heights" Education
understandings and personal attributes that make individuals more likely to gain employment and to be successful in their chosen occupations". Employability
a project or undertaking, especially a bold or complex one. Enterprise
the action of exploring an unfamiliar area. Exploration
a break or hole in an object or between two objects. Gap
the object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired result. Goals
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
the ability to assess and initiate things independently. Initiative
a paid position of regular employment. Job
an act of travelling from one place to another. Journey
knowledge acquired through study, experience, or being taught Learning
a job or profession. Occupation
the action of organizing something. Organisation
the process of making plans for something. Planning
the process of finding solutions to difficult or complex issues. Problem solving
coming after, less important than, or resulting from someone or something else that is primary. Secondary
management of or by oneself; the taking of responsibility for one's own behaviour and well-being. Self managment
the ability to do something well; expertise. Skills

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Literary Devices Crossword

Created
May 1, 2016
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Repetition of a beginning sound for effect. Alliteration
Reference to a well known character or event from history, literature etc. Allusion
Repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong. Ex: belt, felt Assonance
Reassurance of similar sounds especially consonants. Ex: pitter, patter. Consonance
A positive statement expressed by negating its opposite expressions. Litotes
a long narrative poem about someone who does heroic deeds. Ex: The Oddessy Epic
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative Language
Poetry that is free from limitations of regular meter or rhythm and does not rhyme with fixed forms. Free Verse
Extreme Exaggeration. Hyperbole
Phrase or word stating one unlike thing is another Metaphor
Words that imitate sound. Onomatopoeia
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects. Personification
Repeats same word or phrase to make idea more clear Repetition
Correspondence of sound between the words or the endings of words especially when these are at the ends of lines of poetry. Rhyme
Comparing two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' Simile
The person telling the story. (Not to be confused with author) Speaker
A group of lines forming the basic reassuring metrical unit in a poem; a verse, Stanza
Mental Picture created by the way the author writes Imagery
Story poem or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Ex: Animal Farm Allegory
Phrase so overused it lost its original meaning. Cliche
The use of humor, irony exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize peoples stupidity or vices. Ex: Animal Farm Satire

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Relapse Prevention Crossword

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Apr 25, 2017
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the fact or condition of being dependent to a particular substance, thing, or activity addiction
a return to a normal state of health, mind, or strength recovery
the action of restoring someone to health or normal life through training and therapy after imprisonment, addiction, or illness rehabilitation
the action of stopping something from happening or arising prevention
a written or spoken discourse expressing considered thoughts on a subject meditation
a drug or other substance affecting mood or behavior and sold for nonmedical purposes, especially an illegal one narcotics
.a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests, and goals community
the group of family, friends, colleagues, or professionals available to help a person or organization when required support system
treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder therapy
a powerful desire for something craving
anything that brings back thoughts, feelings, and memories that have to do with addiction trigger
one helps mentor someone with less experience, especially when that person is a newcomer. sponser
any characteristic or behavioral pattern that enhances a person's adaptation coping skill

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Automotive Crossword

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Apr 3, 2017
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Someone who help design cars Automotive engineer
a thing used for transporting people or goods, especially on land Vehicle
a viscous liquid derived from petroleum, especially for use as a fuel or lubricant. Oil
the hinged cover over the engine of motor vehicles that allows access to the engine compartment Hood
a car is the vehicle's main storage compartment. Trunk
a gauge that measures and displays the speed of a vehicle. Speedometer
someone who provides guidance, instruction, direction to a group Team leader
material such as coal, gas, or oil that is burned to produce heat or power. Fuel
join together by heating the surfaces to the point of melting using a blowtorch Weld
wheel drive cars and trucks, the engine turns a driveshaft Producing power to the rear of the vehicle Rear axle
A senior engineer is somebody who can lead small teams, knows what they are doing Senior engineer
the management, development, operation and maintenance of IT systems Quality engineer
an engine-cooling device in a motor vehicle Radiator
a device for firing the explosive mixture in an internal combustion engine. Spark plug
the engineering discipline that applies control theory to design systems with desired behaviors. Control engineer
a part of a machine that bears friction, especially between a rotating part and its housing. Bearing
the mechanism by which power is transmitted from an engine to the wheels of a motor vehicle. Transmission
a device for slowing or stopping a moving vehicle, typically by applying pressure to the wheels. Brake
a mechanism for connecting and disconnecting a vehicle engine from its transmission system. Clutch
a machine, especially one powered by electricity or internal combustion, that supplies motive power for a vehicle or for some other device with moving parts. Motor

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Mental and Emotional Health Crossword Puzzle

Created
Sep 13, 2016
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condition or quality of being sad sadness
the intentional act of attempting to kill one's self suicide
mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person stigma
treatment for OCD psychotherapy
an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, sensations (obsessions), or behaviors OCD
a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome anxiety
a state of mental or emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or very demanding circumstances stress
feelings of severe despondency and dejection depression
a common mental illness defined by feelings of uneasiness, worry and fear anxiety disorder
disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event PTSD
example of a symptom of OCD fear of germs
cause of OCD genetics

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Civil War Crossword

Created
Feb 23, 2016
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a person who favors the abolition of a practice or institution, especially capital punishment or (formerly) slavery. Abolitionist
Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865 Abe Lincoln
the action of annexing something, especially territory. annexation
murder (an important person) in a surprise attack for political or religious reasons. Assassinate
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving. Blockade
a Northerner who moved to the South after the American Civil War, during the Reconstruction era (1865–1877). Carpetbagger
fought from 1861 to 1865 to determine the survival of the Union or independence for the Confederacy. Civil War
a southern soldier confederate
a plant that is farmed by slaves Cotton
landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in which the Court held that African Americans, whether enslaved or free you have no rights Dred Scott Case
the fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or political restrictions; liberation. Emancipation
a sea fort in Charleston, South Carolina, notable for two battles of the American Civil War. FortSumter
a former slave who has been released from slavery, usually by legal means. Freedman
state that doesn't allow slavery FreeState
passed by the United States Congress on September 18, 1850, as part of the Compromise of 1850 between Southern slave-holding interests and Northern Free-Soilers. FugitiveSlaveAct
a historic town in Jefferson County, West Virginia, United States. Harpers Ferry
the production of goods or services within an economy. Industry
an American politician who was a U.S. Representative and Senator from Mississippi, the 23rd U.S. Secretary of War, and the President of the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War. Jefferson Davis
an American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States. John Brown
an effort by Congress to defuse the sectional and political rivalries triggered by the request of Missouri late in 1819 for admission as a state in which slavery would be permitted. Missouri Compromise
a person who supervises others, especially workers. Overseer
a large piece of land usually in a tropical or semitropical area where one crop is specifically planted for widespread commercial sale and usually tended by resident laborers. Plantation
a public or official announcement, especially one dealing with a matter of great importance. Proclamation
a person who rises in opposition or armed resistance against an established government or ruler. Rebel
Southern whites who supported Reconstruction and the Republican Party, after the American Civil War. Scalawags
withdraw formally from membership in a federal union, an alliance, or a political or religious organization. Secede
a legal or economic system in which principles of property law are applied to humans allowing them to be classified as property, to be owned, bought and sold accordingly, and they cannot withdraw unilaterally from the arrangement. Slavery
a network of secret routes and safe houses used by 19th-century enslaved people of African descent in the United States in efforts to escape to free states and Canada with the aid of abolitionists and allies who were sympathetic to their cause. Underground Railroad
the state of being united or joined. Union

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Civil War Crossword

Created
Feb 23, 2016
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an inhabitant of New England or one of the northern states yankee
16th president abelincoln
the action of annexing something, especially territory annexation
murder (an important person) in a surprise attack for political or religious reasons assassinate
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving. blockade
a Northerner who moved to the South after the American Civil War carpetbagger
survival of the Union or independence for the Confederacy civilwar
was a confederation of secessionist American states existing from 1861 to 1865 confederate
a soft white fibrous substance that surrounds the seeds of a tropical and subtropical plant and is used as textile fiber and thread for sewing cotton
a landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in which the Court held that African Americans, whether enslaved or free, could not be American citizens dredscottcase
the fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or political restrictions; liberation emancipation
a sea fort in Charleston, South Carolina, notable for two battles of the American Civil War fortsumter
a former slave who has been released from slavery freedman
a state of the US in which slavery was illegal freestate
passed by the United States Congress on September 18, 1850, as part of the Compromise of 1850 between Southern slave-holding interests and Northern Free-Soilers. fugitiveslaveact
a historic town in Jefferson County, West Virginia, harpersferry
the production of goods or services within an economy industry
was an American politician who was at U.S. Representative and Senator from Mississippi jeffersondavis
an American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States johnbrown
an effort by Congress to defuse the sectional and political rivalries triggered by the request of Missouri late in 1819 for admission as a state in which slavery would be permitted missouricompromise
a person who supervises others, especially workers overseer
where the slaves worked, big farm plantation
a public or official announcement, especially one dealing with a matter of great importance proclomation
a person who rises in opposition or armed resistance against an established government or ruler rebel
a person who behaves badly but in an amusingly mischievous rather than harmful way; a rascal scalawag
withdraw formally from membership in a federal union, an alliance, or a political or religious organization secede
the act of buying and selling slaves to work on farms for white people at this time slavery
a network of secret routes and safe houses used by 19th-century enslaved people of African descent in the United States in efforts to escape to free states and Canada undergroundrailroad
northern states union
a person who favors the abolition of a practice or institution, especially capital punishment or (formerly) slavery abolitionist

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Key terms (Business Ethics) Crossword

Created
Feb 17, 2016
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A policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force Imperialism
A society or system that is governed or controlled by corporation Corporatocracy
Leadership or dominance, especially by one country or social group over others Hegemony
A war instigated by a major power that does not itself become involved Proxy Wars
CDC, FDA, OSHA, EPA Federal Agencies
The policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political control over another county, occupying it with settlers Colonialism
Holding the brief that was and violence are unjustifiable Pacifist
Faliure to take proper care in doing something; (LAW) Negligence
Distributing society's benefits and burdens Distribute justice
Blaming or punishing persons fairly for doing wrong Retributive Justice
Restoring to a person what the person lost when he or she was wronged by someone Compensatory Justice
Lack of order or predictability, gradual decline into disorder. Entropy
Holding the belief that war and violence are unjustifiable Pacifist
A political and economic theory of social organization that advocates that the means of production Socialism
Promotes civil liberties, free markets, non-interventionism and laissez-faire Libertarianism
An economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state. Capitalism
Addressing the rationale and effects of individual actions; it considers effects of entire social, political, and economic system. Micro Ethics
Behavior showing high moral standards;integrity, dignity Virtue
A person's inherent qualities of mind and character Disposition
An immoral or wicked personal characteristic Vice

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