Type
Crossword
Description

extreme suffering or pain anguish
a place where people live. dwelling
sad, gloomy glum.
the floor of a fire place. hearth
(adj.) out-of-date, no longer in use obsolete
opposing opposing
Spread through every part pervaded
thin slender
To spread here and there; scatter strewn
unclear vague

The Giver vocabulary crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To mock something or someone Jeering
To exacute something very carefully and with great quality Precision
To be unsure (or nervous) about something Apprehensive
To have the property of being stuck ( the abbility to stick) Adherence
To be gentle and kind Benign
To punish chastise
takeing care of something and helping it grow Nurturing
Naturel ability Aptitude
Full of ( positive) energy Exuberant
To be upset about something Anguish
Out-dated Obsolete
A warning for doing something Admonition
A quality someone possesses Attribute
To be releaved of a duty Exempted
To be aware/ awake Consciousness
Filled with something or penatrated (ex. sponge and water) Permeated
To have Responded to something Reacted
something extreme Excruciating
To express sorrow Rueful
A general idea Concept
To break a rule Violation
Something traditional Customary
To be tired or weak Languid
To be confused or stressed Frazzled
Bad events/ risks Perils
To continue to do something without stopping Relentless
Something that has been added on is something ______________ Augmented
Extremely tired Exhausted
something difficult to carry out is something _____________ Burdensome
Something teasing in a good way Tantalizing

Beowulf Vocabulary Set #3 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a long, narrative poem celebrating a hero's great deeds epic
a metaphor phrase substitutes for a noun or name (ring-giver=king) kenning
Anglo-Saxon story-tellers or poet-singers who told/sang stories of heroes scop
the den(home) of a wild animal lair
to enjoy keenly (greatly) relish
a force that causes pain, suffering affliction
pagan, a non-Christian person heathen
to cleanse or get rid of something purge
to stuff, like with food gorge
having a very bad reputation infamous
twisting and turning in pain writhing
pulled tight taut
cloudy; gloomy murky
a journey to a sacred place pilgrimage
a bonfire for burning a dead body pyre

The Giver, Chapters 16-19 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

joyful ecstatic
completely filled pervaded
no longer in use; out of date obsolete
skill; knowlegde expertise
depressed dejected
calm serene
shining luminous
with pleading imploringly
shattered devastated
miserable wretched

Romeo and Juliet Vocab. Act 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

In a condition for letting out a liquid ABROACH
A union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations ALLIANCE
Severe mental or physical pain or suffering ANGUISH
Make something greater by adding to it AUGMENTING
To scold or rebuke CHIDE
Rage, anger, or wrath CHOLER
To praise formally or officially COMMEND
The offset the effect of by countering it with something of an equal force COUNTERVAIL
A written or spoken communication or debate DISCOURSE
Disgrace, discredit, or dishonor DISPARAGEMENT
The state or feeling of being actively opposed or hostile to someone or something ENMITY
To ask someone earnestly or anxiously to do something ENTREAT
A person who keeps, trains, or hunts with hawks, or other birds of prey FALCONER
The worship of idols IDOLATRY
To ask pressingly and persistently for or to do something IMPORTUNE
Frequently changing INCONSTANT
The action of intervening on behalf of another INTERCESSION
The action of invoking something or someone for assistance INVOCATION
Suffer from being forced to remain in an unpleasant place or situation LANGUISH
The causing of hatred or disgust LOATHSOME

The Giver Vocabulary Words Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

remorse
relinquish
lethargic
ecstatic
apprehensive
aptitude
anguish
profound
obsolete
integrity
exempt
condemn

Black Boy Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A strong desire Yearningly
pleasently calm or peaceful Placidly
a strong wave like, forward movementz surging
deriving pleasure from inflicting pain, suffering or hilmiliation sadistic
smell pervade
in a way that is uncertain or unclear vaguely
an oppressive stillness of the air languor
comfort or consolation in a time of distress or sadness solace
imbue (something) with new life and vitality revitalized
in a forceful way emphatically
able or willing to receive something receptivity
cause continual trouble or distress plaguing
sacrilegious against God or sacred things blasphemous
the area near or surrounding a particular place vicinity
concerned only with one's own interests cynical
exaggerate or feign illness in order to escape duty or work malingerer
use deception to deprive (someone) of money or possessions swindled
showing contempt or lack of respect disdainful
completely baffled; very puzzled perplexed
a large group of people horde

"The Landlady" Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

lit up illuminated
marked with irregular spots blotchy
the floor of a fireplace hearth
magnificent; very impressive splendid
the face of a building facade
seriously earnestly
a strip of wood, metal, or stone forming the bottom of a doorway threshold
a small mark or flaw which spoils the appearance of something blemish
no longer valid; run out; out of date lapsed
delicately small and pretty dainty
evoking interest, attention, or admiration compelling
stay in place longer than necessary linger
produced conjured
active; fast; energetic brisk
possessing a quality that arouses or stimulates desire or interest tantalizing

Fantastic Mr. Fox Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

terrible beastly
extreme anger rage
sneaking secretly lurking
thick with mist or haze murky
ragged tattered
gloomy; dejected glum
to overwhelm with very loud noise deafening
urgent desperate
eager keen
promise oath
nauseating sickly
drifted wafted
refused to be won over or beaten undefeated
bravery courage
with great fatigue; tiredly wearily
talked rapidly and excitedly spluttered
a confused, disorderly mess chaos
angrily furiously
to stare with open mouth in wonder gaped
overcame completely in mind and feeling overwhelmed
to go about stealthily prowled
gigantic vast
stooping or bending low crouching
uttered a loud, sharp cry shrieked
rude impudent
extremely hungry ravenous
delicious; mouthwatering succulent

Maniac Magee Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

crazy person maniac
dirty and unkempet grungy
confusion, noise and trouble commotion
to lift up hoist
wide open or very large gaping
confused or unable to think clearly befuddled
without anyone knowing unbeknownst
main character in a novel protagonist
to stare gawked
gloomy or sad glum
a very long time eons
unatural twist contortions
roar or growl snarling
strong taste or smell pungent
very foolish or silly preposterous
not showing any emotions stoic
to stick out protruding
very foolish ludicrous
complete confusion or disorder chaotic
to criticize very harshly lambasting

Vocabulary- Crossword: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Type
Crossword
Description

of or relating to the sense of smell olfactory
an elongated sucking mouthpart that is typically tubular and flexible proboscis
an apparatus for burning waste material, especially industrial, at high temps, until it becomes ashes incinerator
the science of projectiles and firearms ballistics
gradually spread through or over suffused
the emission of light luminescent
a written/printed representation of something transcription
of uncertain, indefinite, or unclear character/meaning vague
extremely large or great, especially in scale or degree immense
a strachy substance in the form of hard, white grains tapioca
treating someone unfairly in order to benefit from their work exploitation
free time leisure
to not be able to breathe properly; suffocate stifle
to take hold of suddenly and forcibly seized
a set of principles concerned with the nature and appreciation of beauty aesthetics