Type
Crossword
Description

Condition of being nameless or unknown Anonymity
Hostility, active opposition Antagonism
To grow together; to combine is known as __________________ Coalesce
Conversational; used in a informal speech or writing Colloquial
A lessening Diminution
Keenly perceptive shrewd is known as _____________________ Discerning
High praise for a deceased person Eulogy
Use of an indirect expression in place of one that is harsh Euphemism
Poverty stricken Indigent
Outwardly calm or composed; self satisfied; peaceful Placid
Disgusting; loathsome; objectionable; incompatible Repugnant
To hide or keep away from others; to withdraw into seclusion; to confiscate; to segregate Sequester
Using only a few words but clear to the point; polished Terse
That which cannot be maintained or occupied; incapable of being defended or held Untenable
One interested in the pursuit of knowledge; one with mastery skill or technique in any field Virtuoso

VOCAB SETS 6-8 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

affinity
anonymity
antagonism
arduous
articulate
catharsis
coalesce
colloquial
composure
conciliatory
deprecate
diminution
discerning
disparage
disparity
embroil
eulogy
euphemism
exemplary
expedient
formidable
hypothetical
inadvertent
indigent
innocuous
levity
perfidy
placid
platitude
redundant
repugnant
residual
saturate
sequester
skeptical
talon
terse
thwart
undermine
untenable
utopian
validate
virtuoso
volatile
wanton

V.I.C #2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Condition of being namless and unknown. Anonymity
Hostility, active opposition. Antagonism
Math teachers wants us to_____ so we can solve the math problems Coalesce
Mrs. Smith was upset at James ______ style of writing for his formal essay. Colloquial
A lessening. Diminution
Keenly perceptive shrewd. Discerning
My Uncle read the _____ at my Aunt's funeral. Eulogy
Use of an indirect expression in place of one that is harsh Euphenism
Chandler decided to serve soup at homeless shelter for _____ people. Indigent
Outwardly calm or composed; self satisfied peaceful. Placid
Disgusting, Loathsome; objectable; incompatible. Repugnant
The jury was ______ until a verdict was reached. Sequestered
Using only a few words but clear to the point; polished. Terse
That which cannot be maintained or occupied; incapable of being defended or held. Untenable
The prodigy was a _____ at playing chess. Virtuoso

Literary Devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Unit 1-3 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

(v.) To warn of a fault, lightly scold admonish
(n.) A confused or disordered condition, a mess; (v.) To mix up in a confused or bungling manner muddle
(v.) To cause to disappear by rubbing out, striking out, etc. efface
(v.) To seize for military use; confiscate commandeer
(n.) A state in which progress is impossible, a standstill; (v.) To bring or come into a standstill deadlock
(adj.) Holding stubbornly and often unreasonably to one's own opinions opinionated
(n.) A plant that lasts for several years; (adj.) Lasting a very long time, enduring perennial
(adj.) Being without restraint unbridled
(n.) Property saved from a shipwreck, fire, etc.; (v.) To save from a shipwreck, fire, etc. salvage
(n.) A situation in which a choice between opposing modes of conduct is necessary dilemma
(n.) Feed for livestock, especially coarsely chopped hay or straw fodder
(adj.) Highly profitable lucrative
(v.) To conquer subjugate
(adj.) Brief and to the point; effectively concise terse
(v.) To provide with defensive works, to strengthen fortify
(n.) Forcible ejection expulsion
(v.) To increase or spread at a rapid rate proliferate
(adj.) Irregular erratic
(adj.) Undecipherable illegible
(v.) To suspend until a later stated time adjourn
(v.) To put an end or stop to terminate
(adj.) High in station, merit, or esteem; Famous eminent
(v.) To overlook, forgive, or disregard condone
(n.) A heated quarrel altercation
(adj.) Like an angel, having childlike qualities of an innocent and chubby face cherubic

Customer Service Week Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Recognize with gratitude; be grateful for appreciate
Transmit information communicate
A form used in making a request application
When a customer's service is not working we submit a ____ ticket trouble
Someone who pays for goods or services Customer
The opportunity to pay a bill late without having services shut off is an arrangement
Hear with intention listen
Watch your ______ when speaking to customers tone
Work done by one person or group that benefits another service
To add autopay a customer must log into smarthub
Being of service or assistance helpful
A facial expression characterized by turning up the corners of the mouth; usually shows pleasure or amusement smile
The first known use of a ______ was in 1885 phone
Customers that put their services on vacation over the summer are called snowbirds
If the caller is upset, stay calm

ADDICTION & RECOVERY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

TO REFRAIN FROM THE USE OF DRUGS AND ALCOHOL ABSTINENCE
REPEATED BEHAVIOR THAT INTERFERES WITH NORMAL, HEALTHY LIFE ACTIVITIES ADDICTION
A DESIRE TO USE DRUGS OR ALCOHOL CRAVING
BEING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INTOXICATION
HEALING THE MIND, BODY, AND THE SPIRIT AFTER ADDICTION RECOVERY
THE ACT OF USING DRUGS OR ALCOHOL AFTER BEING CLEAN RELAPSE
WHEN A PERSON STOPS USING DRUGS OR ALCOHOL RAPIDLY AND SUFFERS A NEGATIVE PHYSICAL RESPONSE WITHDRAWAL
A PERSON WHO WHILE IN MEETINGS TALKS ABOUT PAST DRINKING IN A WAY THAT SEEMS TO GLORIFY IT DRUNKALOGUE
THE ABILITY TO BE THANKFUL FOR THE GIFTS ONE HAS IN THEIR LIFE GRATITUDE
ALLOWS ONE TO CHANGE, ADMIT TO WRONG DOING, TAKE PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY, DEVELOP PRINCIPALS AND A STANDARD FOR LIVING A HEALTHY HONEST LIFESTYLE HUMILITY
CONFRONTATION DONE BY EITHER FELLOW ADDICTS, FAMILY, FRIENDS, OR PROFESSIONALS AIMED AT GETTING THE ADDICT TO ADMIT TO ADDICTION AND SEEK HELP INTERVENTION
TO ACKNOWLEDGE WITHOUT RESERVATION THAT ONE HAS AN ADDICTION AND NEEDS HELP SURRENDER
THE PRINCIPALS THAT GUIDE THE FUNCTIONING OF NA AND AA MEETINGS TRADITIONS
ISSUES, EMOTIONS, PLACES OR PEOPLE ASSOCIATED WITH DRUG USE AND DRINKING TRIGGERS
WHEN A PERSON CONTINUES TO USE DRUGS AND ALCOHOL TO THE POINT OF NEGATIVE CONSEQUENCES ABUSE
THE INABILITY TO RECOGNIZE THE PRESENCE OR SEVERITY OF AN ADDICTION OR BEHAVIOR DELUSION
REFUSING TO ADMIT TO ADDICTION OR REALIZE AND ACCEPT THE HARM CAUSED BY IT DENIAL
THE REMOVAL OF A TOXIC SUBSTANCE FROM THE BODY DETOX
THE EXPECTATION THAT THINGS IN THE FUTURE WILL BE BETTER HOPE
THE STATE OR QUALITY OF BEING DEDICATED TO A CAUSE OR ACTIVITY COMMITMENT
FREE OF DECEIT AND UNTRUTHFULNESS HONEST
A MODEST OR LOW VIEW OF ONES OWN IMPORTANCE; HUMBLENESS HUMILITY
THE QUALITY OR STATE OF BEING PREPARED TO DO SOMETHING WILLINGNESS
SERIOUS THOUGHT OR CONSIDERATION REFLECTION
CONTINUATION IN DOING SOMETHING DESPITE DIFFICULTY OR DELAY IN ACHIEVING SUCCESS PERSEVERANCE
HELPING AN ADDICTED PERSON TO DO THINGS THEY CAN OR SHOULD BE DOING FOR THEMSELVES ENABLING
AN ADDICTION BEHAVIOR'S TENDENCY TO SLOWLY BUT SURELY INCREASE IN FREQUENCY AND USE INFLATION
A SYMPTOM-FREE PERIOD REMISSION

The Diary of Anne Frank Vocabulary 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

(n) surrender capitulation
(adj) noticeable conspicuous
(adj) quick or changeable in behavior mercurial
(adj) unbearable insufferable
(v) to mock or make fun of scoff
(adj) extremely careful about details; exceptionally neat and tidy meticulous
(n) one who believes that all events are determined by fate and cannot be changed fatalist
(adv) in a showy manner intended to impress others ostentatiously
(v) overwhelm with horror or shock appall
(n) part of the tower that hold the bells belfry
(n) set of stationary bells, each producing one note of the scale carillon
(adj) large, heavy, and dignified; often used as a euphemism for overweight portly
( adj) unashamed unabashed
(n) candle holder with nine candles used during Jewish celebration of Hanukkah menorah
(n) candle used to light the others in a menorah shamos
(n) secret police force of the German Nazi state, known for its terrorism and atrocities Gestapo
(adj) speechless or unable to express one self clearly or well inarticulate
(n) fearful feeling about the future; dread apprehension

Flowers for algernon Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

State of a deep seated ill will Hostility
The time between one event process or period and another Interim
Returning to a former state Regression
A person who places expediency above principle Opportunist
Deficient in intellectual development Freebleminded
The psychological result of perception and reasoning Cognition
A projective test using bilaterally symmetrical ink blots Rorschach test
Placed side by side Juxtapose
The act of removing from association Dissociation
A quick or skillful or adept in action or thought Adroit
To be envious of Begrudge
Grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred Blasphemous
An embarrassing mistake Blunder
Fuse or cause to come together Coalesce
Believing the worst of human nature and motives Cynical
Harmful to living things Deleterious
An amateur engaging in an activity without serious intention Dilettante
Easily handled or managed Docile
An inffensive expression substituted for an offensive one Euphemism
Demanding immediate attention Exigent
A small cave usually with attractive features Grotto
Resembling a labyrinth in form or complexity Labyrinthine
Deficient in alertness or activity Lethargic
Seize or take control without authority Usurp
Without change in every case Invariably
Mentally or physically unfit Impaired
Curl up or Crouch Cower
Devoid or matter Vacuous
Conceal or hide Repress
Having or wielding force of authority Potent
Puffed up with vanity Pompous
A trite or obvious remark Platitude
The quality of being unhealthful and generally bad for you Morbidity

Nutrition Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

To include more fruits and veggies in your diet, when would be the ideal meal to eat them during to encourage such a habit? Breakfast
These are great sources of energy in fruits and vegetables. Carbohydrates
Sources of this can be added to fruit and vegetable snacks to make them even more nutritious and delicious Protein
Try different vegetables, because our bodies like ___. Variety
______ are nutrients in food that the body uses to build cell membranes, nerve tissue (like the brain), and hormones. Lipids
The body uses ___ as fuel. Fat
What is a unit of energy that measures how much energy food provides to the body? Calorie
Light (lite) and _______-fat foods may still be high in fat. Reduced
What is the requirement for a food to be labeled light (lite)? Have 50% less fat or _______ fewer calories per serving Onethird
One of the most harmful fats: s_____. Saturated
One of the most harmful fats: t_____. Trans
Trans and saturated fats can cause what? Heartdisease
Unsaturated fats are ____ at room temperature. Liquid
One type of unsaturated fat: p_________. Polyunsaturated
One type of unsaturated fat: m_________. Monounsaturated

Ela Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words. Alliteration
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference. Allusion
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanation or clarification. Analogy
a short and amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person. Anecdote
Addressing the inanimate as if human or the absent as if presentation Apostrophe
An expression or saying that has lost its effectiveness or meaning due to being out dated or overused. Cliche
The point of highest interest or greatest dramatic intensity. Climax
a disagreement or argument, typically a protracted one. Conflict
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its literal or primary meaning. Connotations
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing. diction
a mild or indirect word or expression substituted for one considered to be too harsh or blunt when referring to something unpleasant or embarrassing. Euphemism
A method of interrupting a narrative to recall past experiences Flashback
Suggesting something will happen before it happens Foreshadowing
An exaggerated statement, not intended to device others Hyperbole
Expressions that have come into common use that don't mean exactly what the words say Idiom
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect. Irony
A word which usually signifies one kind of thing is applied to another. Metaphore
The state of mind the author expressesim his/her work or the atmosphere he/she creates Mood
The use of words whose sounds seem to resemble those they describe Onomatopoeia
Two contrasting words used together Oxymoron
The statement which on the surface seems contradictory but which contains an element of truth Paradox
Life is presented as it actually is without exaggeration or disguise Realism
Witty writing used to criticize or ridicule Satire
The time and place in which a literary work occurs Setting
The comparison of two things using like or as Simile
Anything standing in representation of something else Symbol
The idea, general truth, or commentary on life or people brought out through literary work Theme
The attitude demonstrated by the author towards the subject log his work Tone