Type
Crossword
Description

First in time or importance Premier
A bishop highest rank of others Primate
First in rank; excellent in importance Prime
Belonging to the first ages Primeval
Original; existing from the beginning Primordial
Towards the back Posterior
Future generations Posterity
Occurring or published after death Posthumous
Before Antebellum
A thing or event that proceeds Antecedent
Coming before in position or time Anterior
Ahead of times in the arts Avant-garde
A command or rule of conduct Precept
The belief that all in life has been pre determined by a higher power Predestination
To take possession before anyone else can Preempt
A warning in advance Premonition
Ridiculous, senseless Preposterous
Making an extravagant outward show; self importance Pretentious
Foremost part of an army; leading position Vanguard
First Primus
After Post
Before Ante
Before Pre

ELA Vocabulary Chapter 11 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Absurd Preposterous
Showy; Pompous Pretentious
A warning in advance Premonition
To take possession of something before anyone else could do so Preempt
The belief that what happens in human life has already been determined by some higher power Predestination
A command Precept
Of a period before a war Antebellum
A thing or event that preceds Antecedent
Coming before in position or time Anterior
Leaders of a movement,fashion,ect. Vanguard

Call of the Wild Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

estate, especially one belonging to a lord demesne
arrogantly imperiously
without achieving a positive result futilely
torn, mangled lacerated
transformed metamorphosed
gloomy, ill-tempered morose
primitive primordial
substituted from one thing to another vicarious
shamefully ignominiously
carefulness in all details fastidiousness
one who pretends to be ill to escape work malingerer
pertaining to the first age or ages primeval
tumult or chaos pandemonium
slobber, drool slavered
concealed, secret, disguised covert

Wordly Wise Creative Assessment Lessons 5-8 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To portray or describe depict
Unenthusiastic or showing little excitement lackadaisical
To take by force if needed confiscate
Unorganized; done without care slovenly
A vague suspicion inkling
Causing ceaseless exasperation rankle
To steal something of little importance repeatedly pilfer
To rebel or intentionally disobey orders mutiny
To criticize in a harsher; a denunciation rebuke
To begin; to board a ship or boat before a journey embark
Weird; uncommon bizarre
An event which causes distress or anguish calamity
To go by or pass elapse
Likely to occur soon; nearly upon imminent
Discord; a clash of opinions dissension
To ask questions in a methodical, detailed manner interrogate
Very thorough; mindful of the smallest of details meticulous
To bring to court face accusation arraign
Government not present; total turmoil anarchy
To seize; to grasp a meaning apprehend
A terrible fear of small spaces claustrophobia
A companion with similar or equal status colleague
To frighten or dishearten daunt
To clear or get rid of as if physically scattering dispel
To nickname or give an offcial title dub
Unimportant; dumb inane
having spirit; courage when the prospects don't look good mettle
Trifling; of little importance negligible
To make something last longer protract
A small likeness of something already in existence replica
Experienced; proficient adept
Somthing that can be heard audible
A beautiful blue which usually describes a cloudless sky azure
Spacious; capable of holding large amounts capacious
Sizeable in amount; plenty copious
vitally important crucial
To make simpler; to make uncomplicated facilitate
Erratic; sporadic; intermittent fitful
A feeling of pain or distress which is sudden and felt sharply pang
A position, rank, or time which comes or goes before another precede

Wordly Wise Vocabulary (Book 8 Lesson #8) Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Something that is highly skilled or expert is ___. Adept
Something capable of being heard is ___. Audible
The blue color of a cloudless sky is ___. Azure
To exchange playful and teasing remarks is to ___. Banter
Something able to hold a large amount or roomy is ___. Capacious
___ means large in quantity; abundant. Copious
Something that is ___ is extremely important or vital. Crucial
To ___ is to slow down. Decelerate
To ___ is to put into use. Deploy
To ___ is to make easier. Facilitate
___ means difficult to please. Fastidious
Something not steady or irregular is ___. Fitful
To come to grips with, is to ___. Grapple
A ___ is a sudden sharp feeling of pain or distress. Pang
To ___ is to go or come before in time, rank, or position. Precede

25 literary terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Transformations Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Turns a figure around a point. rotation
Produces a mirror image of a figure by flipping it over a line. reflection
The multiple used to enlarge or reduce a dilation. scale factor
The original figure before a transformation is made. pre-image
A dilation that makes an image that is the same shape but larger than the pre-image. enlargement
FIgures with the exact same angle measures and side lengths. congruent figures
Figures with the same angle measures and corresponding sides are proportional. similar figures
A change in the position or size of a shape on the coordinate plane. transformation
Movements that do not change the size or shape of the object moved. Make congruent figures. rigid transformations
Changes the size of a figure, but not its shape. dilation
A dilation that makes an image that is the same shape but smaller than the pre-image. reduction
The figure created by making a transformation. image
Every point in a figure moves the same distance in 1 or 2 directions on the coordinate plane, also called a slide. translation

Stock Market Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a document incorporating an institution and specifying its rights Charter
a company or group of people authorized to act as a single entity and recognized as such in law. Corperation
Highest ranked executive in a company. CEO
Group of members who jointly oversee the activities of a company or organization. Board of Directors
the first time that the stock of a private company is offered to the public. IPO
a person who buys and sells goods or assets for others. Broker
The oldest and largest stock exchange in the U.S. NYSE
National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations, a computerized system for trading in securities. NASDAQ
Regulate the sale and trade of stocks and bonds. SEC
any person, company or other institution that owns at least one share of a company’s stock. Stock Shareholder
Portion of a company's stock given to the shareholders Dividend
measurement of the value of a section of the stock market. Stock Index
A stock market index created by Charles Dow. Dow Jones
Market Index that consists of 500 stocks that are widely held. S&P 500
Market in which prices are rising. Bull Market
Market in which prices are falling Bear Market
Street on the south end of Manhatten in New York City, which contains the NYSE and many other important financial institutions. Wall Street

Prisoner B-3087 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Delicious tasty delectable
gotten rid of especially by killing liquidated
lacking fullness or richness, inadequate meger
having the oder of decaying flsh- rotten putrid
a place of protection sanctuary
not having been walked on untrodden
a wasting of time and idleness behavior dawdling
spotlessly clean Immaculate
an intricate path in which one can be easily lost-a maze labyrinth
in a manner that provokes sumpathy or saddness pathetically
absolutely utterly foolish senseless preposterous
wavered and fell back reeled
renewed or refreshed rejuvenated
simple or austere spartan
barely sufficient in amount or quantity - meager scant

Holes - Louis Sachar Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Persistence in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success. perseverance
(of a place) uninhabited and giving an impression of bleak emptiness. desolate
A facial expression, often ugly or contorted, that indicates disapproval, pain, etc. grimanced
A movement or position of the hand, arm, body, head, or face that is expressive of an idea, opinion, emotion, etc. gestured
An uninterrupted space or area; a wide extent of anything: expanse
Suffocating; oppressively close: stifling
To drive or force out or away; discharge or eject: expelling
To make hollow by removing the inner part; make a hole or cavity in; form into a hollow, as by digging: excavated
Completely contrary to nature, reason, or common sense; absurd; senseless; utterly foolish: preposterous
Dexterous; nimble; skillful; clever: deftly
The border or outer boundary of a two-dimensional figure. perimeter
Desolate or dreary; unhappy or miserable, as in feeling, condition, or appearance. forlorn
Insufficiency or shortness of supply; dearth. scarcity
Of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or suitable or intended for young persons: juvenile
A small peg or plug for stopping the vent of a cask. spigot

Protestant Reformation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

During the 1500's, there was a ______________ in response to the Roman Catholic church reformation
He nailed his 95 thesis on the Wittenberg door Martin Luther
Swiss Reformation leader Zwingli
City in Germany where the Protestant Reformation originated Wittenburg
Pardons from the Church for certain sins in exchange for money indulgences
A former nun who became the wife of Martin Luther in 1525 Katherina von Bora
One who holds beliefs or opinions contrary to the established doctrines of his religion heretic
Pope who excommunicated Martin Luther in 1520 Leo X
Calvin's doctrine that the salvation or damnation of men had been determined by God since the beginning of time predestination
French Reformation leader John Calvin
Many of the officials in the Roman Catholic church were __________ corrupt
Who is the Catholic clergyman who is attributed to saying "As soon as a coin in the coffer rings, a soul from purgatory springs." Tetzel
Luther's Hymn _ ________ ______ is popularly known as the "battle hymn of the Reformation." A Mighty Fortress
Luther and the other reformers became the first to skillfully use the power of the _____ _______ to give their ideas a wide audience. printing press
In 1521, Martin Luther was summoned before the ____ __ ____ and excommunicated. Diet of Worms
which language did Martin Luther translate the New Testament German
Martin Luther promised to become a monk when he feared for his like while caught in a terrible ______ thunderstorm
an early English reformer/translator who translated the bible in 1382 Wycliffe
The 5 _________ are 5 Latin phrases that emerged from the reformation solas
the latin phrase for "scripture alone" is Sola ______ scriptura