Type
Crossword
Description

To be like or similar to Resemble
Excessively decorated; Arrogant Pompous
Limited to basic principles Rudimentary
An outcast Pariah
Sluggish Lethargic
To deter or frighten Bluff
A condition of civil unrest Commotion
To give and take mutually Reciprocate
Enough or more than enough Ample
A complete and confident composure Aplomb

Personality adjectives Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

able to move quickly and easily agile
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen apprehensive
noisy, energetic, and cheerful; rowdy boisterous
showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others callous
having or showing care and conscientiousness in one's work or duties diligent
tending to avoid commitment or self-revelation, especially by responding only indirectly evasive
acting or done quickly and without thought or care impetuous
cheerful and friendly jovial
sluggish and apathetic lethargic
showing a lack of experience, wisdom, or judgment naive
engaged in, involving, or reflecting deep or serious thought pensive
formal or self-restrained in manner and relationship; avoiding familiarity or intimacy with others: reserved
careless; excessively casual slovenly
able to adapt or be adapted to many different functions or activities versatile
having or showing a feeling of patronizing superiority condescending
showing great attention to detail; very careful and precise meticulous

Busted Vocabulary Activity 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Put a stop to Abolish
Old-fashioned or out-of-date antiquated
Rude boorish
Candidate or rival contender
Fascinated or gripped enthralled
Unwillingly grudgingly
Gust or current eddy
Ultimate example epitome
Begged or pleaded beseeched
Stronghold bastion
Confidence or hopefulness opulent
Outsider or reject pariah
Suppressed or held back voluptuous
Representative or agent emissary
Moking or scornful sardonic
Speech given at a funeral eulogy
Excess or large number plethora
Immature sophomoric
Serious or dull staid
Similar akin

SAT Vocab Crossword Puzzle 1-8

Type
Crossword
Description

being scornful, hateful, or disdainful contemptuous
appropriate; apropos; suitable apt
to look down upon; to act superior towards condescend
arrogant; proud; insolent haughty
to bring into existence; give rise to engender
to find unacceptable deplore
mutual hatred or ill will enmity
to support or adopt espouse
to make angry, enrage, or upset exasperate
evil; wicked nefarious
terribly evil; abominate heinous
to ruin or spoil mar
to demolish; to destroy completely raze
disaster or failure debacle
a curse malediction
to mock or disregard as ridiculous scoff
to make dirty or to soil sully
based on observation or experiment empirical
mixed; consisting of many different parts heterogeneous
same; uniform; consisting of only one part homogeneous
hard working; diligent assiduous
excess; over-indulgence surfeit
to spread disseminate
plentiful copious

Chapter vocabulary review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to reveal any secret or new information disclose
admit something is true concede
prevent something from happening inhibit
to become better surpass
enough or more than enough ample
having guilt after doing wrong remorse
anxious feeling something unpleasant will happen apprehensive
a person who receives something recipient
having fear or disrespect towards an undesirable object contempt
insisting an opinion stated is a fact dogmatic
deceptive appearance; false idea illusion
declare ones public approval or support endorse

Tone List Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Humorous and playful, especially at inappropriate times facetious
Negative or pessimistic; scornful or jaded cynical
Scenic or picturesque; tranquil idyllic
Narrow or vulgar concern for academic knowledge and formal rules pedantic
Open to more than one interpretation; uncertain ambiguous
Injuring the feelings of others; piercing Cutting
Extreme nationalism characterized by belligerent foreign policy Jingoistic
Unrestrained or bold; daring or brazen Audacious
Grotesque or crude gothic
Lacking self-confidence; shy or timid diffident
Bitterly denunciatory; harshly critical scathing
Pretending to be serious as a joke mock-serious
Representation of death or injury macabre
Unrestrained or excessive in emotional expression; gushy effusive
Stern or strict in appearance; somber and grave Austere
Having profound knowledge; erudite Learned
Enthusiasm and devotion to a cause or goal Zealous
To speak in a playful or teasing tone Bantering
Lacking qualities that excite or interest; dull insipid
Displaying a concern with morality Moralistic
Keen mental discernment and good judgement; astute sagacious
Showing too great a readiness to believe things; gullible Credulous
Showing or expressing deep, often melancholy thought pensive
Not partial or biased; unprejudiced impartial
Lacking sense or substance; silly inane
Characterized by excessive self-esteem; pretentious Pompous
Arrogantly domineering or overbearing; urgent, pressing imperious
Manifesting or feeling contempt; scornful contemptuous
Bitter and sharp in tone; rancorous acrimonious
Tending to provoke a strong reaction provocative

A Rose for Emily Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To justify; to prove correct in light of later circumstances. Vindicate
Slowly; without strength or energy. Sluggish
To get around or to avoid by clever maneuvering. Circumvent
Conceited; arrogant. Haughty
Extremely poisonous or harmful. Virvulent
Small, domed structures rising above a roof. Cupolas
Meaning "distinguished" or "prominent". August
Meaning to be "flirtatious". Coquettish
Puzzle, confuse, or bewilder (someone) Bemused
The chemical element of atomic number 33, a brittle steel-gray metalloid. Arsenic

The First 20 Vocabulary Words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

taking heed; to pay extra attention attentive
inherent ability or talent aptitude
confused movement or disruption commotion
to send away from a place of residence, as for punishment banish
the size of something as given by the distance around it circumference
the remains of something that has been destroyed debris
frightening someone by pretending to be stronger than one is bluff
a tortuous and twisted shape or position contortion
skillful in physical movements; especially of the hands deft
to speak in response counter
obvious to the eye or mind conspicuous
any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients concoction
hostile challenge from someone or something defiance
shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception cunning
to block off with barriers barricade
an enemy or someone who offers opposition adversary
slightly salty brackish
in fear or dread of possible evil or harm apprehensive
great coolness and composure under strain aplomb
to move or swing back and forth brandish

PTSD Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A strong memory of a past event that comes suddenly into a person's mind. Flashback
The state of not having a job. Unemployed
Excessive responsiveness to sensory stimulation. Hyperarousal
A substance that is released in the body of a person who is feeling a strong emotion Adrenaline
Something that causes something else to happen Trigger
Treatment of mental or emotional illness by talking about problems rather than by using medicine or drugs Psychotherapy
A dream that frightens a sleeping person : a very bad dream Nightmare
Having or feeling no hope Hopelessness
Unable to think, feel, or react normally because of something that shocks or upsets you Numb
Wanting to kill yourself : showing a desire to kill yourself Suicidal
The act of avoiding something Avoidance
Any of a class of antidepressants that inhibit the inactivation of serotonin by blocking its reuptake by presynaptic neuron endings SSRI
Prolonged and usually abnormal inability to get enough sleep Insomnia

Crossword Puzzle for "Ghost" by Jason Reynolds

Type
Crossword
Description

to laugh heartily; rhymes with muck; slang Yukk
severely damaged; I couldn't wear my shoes to school because they were _______ from running so much Mangled
When you are really confident, you walk or behave this way; usually in an arrogant manner swagger
You do this when you are embarrassed or lack confidence sheepish
A noisy argument or disagreement; usually done in public altercation
to make rude and mocking remarks; usually what a crowd does when they are angry jeer
A device doctors use to check your heartbeat; usually placed on your chest or back stethoscope
A large amount of something; rhymes with flew slew
to give a smothered or half-suppressed laugh snigger
to move or travel energetically bop
acting super high and mighty as if they are better than anyone else arrogant
to serve as a warning or as a deterrent; and adjective exemplary

Personality Traits Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

brave, fearless, heoric courageous
enjoyable, pleasing agreeable
nice, kind, pleasant friendly
says please and thank you polite
likable, appealing, delightful charming
thoughtful, mindful considerate
sympathetic, considerate understanding
heartfelt, sincere, candid honest
giving, unselfish generous
caring, gracious kind
energetic, creative dynamic
idle, inactive, sluggish, lethargic lazy
finds ways to solve problems resourceful
extrovert, social, lively outgoing
bashful, timid, reserved shy
structured, orderly, neat organized
effective, competent, capable, skillful efficient
changeable, flexible, versatile adaptable
loyal, trustworthy, faithful, reliable dependable
daring, bold, fearless adventurous
happy, jolly, merry, joyful cheerful
amusing, funny hilarious