Type
Crossword
Description

Someone who is cool and hip. Cats pajamas
used as a swear word. Applesauce
Elegantly put together or dressed in expensive clothes Spiffy
someone was a downer, not fun, etc. Wet blanket
an illegal bar or club with alcohol, gambling, etc. Speakeasy
known as a teacher, or a killjoy Pill
being arrested pinched
someone who leads a wealthy and extravagent life egg
alcoholic beverages giggle water
engagement ring handcuff

Roaring Twenties Slang Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Flattery, nonsense Applesauce
Tough guy Bimbo
Great Cats Meow
Flappers father Dapper
One who lives the big life Egg
A modern women Flapper
Booze Giggle Water
Poor dancer Heeler
Rejection Icy Mitt
Exclamation Jeepers Creepers
A solemn person Killjoy
A good sport Lalapazaza
Gangsters girl Moll
Amazed Nerts
Drunk Ossified
Whiskey Panther Sweat
A drink that warms one up Quilt
Elegant Ritzy
Bar selling liquor Speakeasy
Attractive Tight
Snobby Upstage

1920s slang Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

glasses or bifocals cheaters
liquor, alcoholic beverage giggle water
engagement ring handcuff
a cinema or movie theatre petting pantry
sexually desired woman sheba
legs yams
a lady's man cake eater
one's boyfriend sheik
a bar selling illegal liquor speakeasy
to vomit upchuck
Money Clams

Alcohol Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

When someone has had so much to drink that they lose control of themselves. Drunk
The intoxicating constituent of wine, beer, spirits, and other drinks, and is also used as an industrial solvent and as fuel. Alcohol
A mutual support organization for the families and friends of alcoholics, especially those of members of Alcoholics Anonymous. Al-Anon
An addiction to the consumption of alcoholic liquor or the mental illness and compulsive behavior resulting from alcohol dependency. Alcoholism
The habitual misuse of alcohol. Alcohol Abuse
The process of ceasing to drink. Withdrawal
An alcoholic drink made from yeast-fermented malt flavored with hops. Beer
An alcoholic drink made from fermented grape juice. Wine
Strong distilled liquor such as brandy, whiskey, gin, or rum. Spirit
Alcoholism can casue this type of cancer. Liver cancer
Alcohol, especially hard liquor. Booze
A deterioration in someone's state of health after a temporary improvement Relapse
Driving while under the influence of alcohol. Drunk driving
A measure of how much alcohol is contained in an alcoholic beverage. Proof
A major ingredient of beer. Yeast
Weight that is gained in the abdominal region from drinking alcohol. Beer Gut
The legal age for someone to drink. Twenty-one
An alcoholic spirit of Russian origin made by distillation of rye, wheat, or potatoes. Vodka
An alcoholic liquor distilled from sugar-cane residues or molasses. Rum
A clear alcoholic spirit distilled from grain or malt and flavored with juniper berries. Gin

Roaring 20s Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

POLICY PROTECTING NATIVE-BORN PEOPLE NATIVISM
PROCESS OF BEING ISOLATED ISOLATION
POLITICIAL THEORY DERIVED FROM KARL MARX COMMUNISM
SUSTEM TAHT LIMITED THE NUMBER OF IMMAGRANTS QUOTA SYSTEM
A GANG OF POLITICIANS THAT SURROUND WARREN G. HARDING OHIO GANG
PAYMENT BY INSTALLMENTS IS A/AN INSTALLMENT PLAN
NATIONWIDE BAN ON ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES PROHIBITION
ILLEGAL LIQUOR STORE SORE OR NIGHTCLUB SPEAKEASY
ILLEGAL BUISSNESS OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES BOOTLEGGER
GENERATION OF YOUNG WESTERN WOMEN IN THE 1920S FLAPPER
POPULAR 1920S DANCE THE CHARLESTON
PERIOD FOLLOWING THE GREAT DEPRESSION WHERE JAZZ BECAME POPULAR THE JAZZ AGE
NAME GIVEN TO THE CULTURAL, SOCIAL, AND ARTISTIC EXPLOSION THAT TOOK PLACE IN THE 1920S HARLEM RENAISSANCE
INVENTED THE FORD TRUCK HENRY FORD
FAMOUS AMERICAN GANGSTER CAUGHT ON TAX EVASION AL CAPONE
FAMOUS BASEBALL PLAYER BABE RUTH
INVENTED "MICKEY MOUSE" WALT DISNEY
30TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES CALVIN COOLIDGE
FAMOUS TRUMPET PLAYER LOUIS ARMSTRONG
PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED MINE WORKERS OF AMERICA DURING THE 1920S JOHN L LEWIS

Alcohol Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the type of alcohol in alcoholic beverages ethanol
a drug that slows the central nervous system depressant
the state in which the body is poisoned by alcohol or another substance intoxication
drinking five or more alcoholic beverages at one sitting bingedrinking
the excessive use of alcohol alcoholabuse
a disease in which a person has a physical or psychological dependence on drinks that contain alcohol alcoholism
the amount of alcohol in a person's blood which is expressed as a percent BAC
an addict who is dependent on alcohol alcoholic
the process of learning to live an alcohol-free life recovery
living without alcohol sobriety
a group of alcohol-related birth defects that include physical and mental problems FAS
the chemical action of yeast on sugars fermentation
when alcohol is mixed wtih _______ it can heighten the effects. medicine
adult drivers with a BAC of 0.08 or higher can be charged with _______ _________ drunkdriving
feeling a strong need for alcohol to manage tension or stress craving
pressure to conform to what others are doing peerpressure
an organization for families and friends of alcoholics Al-Anon
the crime of driving after you have drunk too much alcohol DWI
the feeling of being tired and sick because you have drunk too much alcohol hangover
someone at a social event who agrees not to drink and drive their friends home designateddriver

1920's slang Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

bag a muffin
you slay me
what's eating you
stuck on
tell it to sweeney
pipe down
level with me
left holding the bag
nobody home
moll
horsefeathers
high hat
giggle water
earful
dolled up
bootleg
bimbo
big shot
bellbottom
beeswax
beef
attaboy
applesauce
all wet

Crime + Punishment Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

taking a person against there will kidnapping
first degree _________________ murder
taking something thats not yours stealing
someone who saw the crime witness
larceny theft
being on someones propertywithout their permission trespassing
attacking someone Assault
the willful and malicious burning or charring of property or structure arson
intentional property damage, often for aesthetic purposes vandalism
more serious crimes such as murder, kidnapping and robbery felony
Less serious crimes such as shoplifting or a DUI Misdemeanor
stealing from a store shoplifting
Driving under the influence of what? Drugs
Driving while under the intoxication of what? alcohol
abusing someone your in a relationship with Domestic abuse
abusing your child child abuse
the use of legislated or otherwise authorised powers by government officials for illegitimate private gain. Abuse of authority
the recurring use of alcoholic beverages despite its negative consequences Alcohol abuse
the infliction of suffering or harm upon animals, for purposes other than self-defense animal abuse
an attempt to tarnish a person's reputation slander
verbal or physical abuse against a person based on their sexual orientation gay bashing

1920s Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the making and selling of illegal alcohol bootlegging
the sientific theory that humans evolved over vast periods of time evolution
a total ban on the manufacture, sale, and transportation of liquor throughout the United States. 1919-1933 prohibition
a saloon or night club selling alcoholic beverages illegally, especially during prohibition speakeasy
famous jazz age trumpet player armstrong
a vigorous rhythmic ballroom dance popular in the 1920s charleston
an economic downturn recession
a young woman, especially one who, during the 1920s, behaves and dressed in a boldly unconventional manner flapper
the belic that native-born Americans are superior to foreigners nativism
an African American section of New York City/ Many African American writers and artists gathered in harlem

1920's Slang Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An extraordinary person, thing, idea Bee's Knees
The most important or influential person. Same as big shot Big Cheese
a guy that hangs around on a street corner trying to pick up girls Drugstore Cowboy
Bootleg liquor Hooch
A man with sex appeal (from the Valentino movies) Sheik
A woman with sex appeal (from the movie Queen of Sheba) Sheba
a guy that is sexually active Lounge Lizard
An intoxicating beverage; alcohol Giggle Water
a women's legs Gams
A dull insipid, disappointing date. Same as pill, pickle, drag, rag, oilcan Flat Tire
To murder Bump Off
An excessively puritanical person, a prude Bluenose

How Well Do You Know Your Prohibition Slang? Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

bootleg liquor Hooch
an establishment where hard liquor is sold; bar Gin Mill
a shot of alcohol Hair of the Dog
an illicit bar selling bootleg liquor Speakeasy
another word for drunk Spifflicated
an intoxicating beverage; alcohol Giggle Water
a club, usually selling alcohol Joint
opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages Dry
for prohibition and for the production and sale of alcoholic beverages Wet
intoxication, a buzz. i.e. "I've got an edge." Edge
the illegality of the manufacturing, storage in barrels or bottles, transportation, sale, possession, and consumption of alcohol Prohibition
a speakeasy Juice Joint
fleeing from police On the Lam
a drunk person Ossified
to vomit when one has drunk too much Upchuck
to have a good time Whoopee
co-founder and boss of the Chicago Outfit Al Capone
women who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair, listened to jazz etc. Flapper
a criminal who is a member of a gang mobster
to bring in or take out illicitly or by stealth smuggle