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a building offering basic sleeping accommodations for workers, visitors, or campers. bunk house
a laborer, especially one employed as a general assistant to a riverboat captain swamper
a person who skins animals or prepares skins skinner
the action of cultivating land, or the state of being cultivated. cultivator
eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight pugnacious
a person or thing that is lightly built or constructed lightweight
conceited or arrogant, especially in a bold or impudent way cockier
go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner. flounced
settling an issue; producing a definite result. decisive
random place in newjersey where gay people grow up at bridland
in a manner intended to defend or protect. defensively
the adverb form of complacent, which means "with pleasure or satisfaction complacently
a solution of lime and water or of whiting, size, and water, used for painting walls white. whitewash
a prefix meaning “away,” “off,” “to the uttermost,” “extremely,” “wrongly,” or imparting a graybacks
great enjoyment. relish
a bundle of paper, hay, cotton, etc., tightly wrapped and bound with cords or hoops. bale
in a careful or cautious manner. gingerly
consisting of disorganized, untidy, or incomplete parts. scrappy
showing a critical or disrespectful attitude. derogatory
is an adjective for describing someone or something with a pleading, sorrowful, desperate tone plaintively
twist or bend out of its normal shape contorted
are curt, short, and gruff. Brusque (pronounced "brusk") brusque
separate or release (someone or something) from something to which they are attached or connected. disengage
be absorbed in thought. mused
a strong, durable material, typically striped, used to cover mattresses and pillows. Origin ticking
Marked by or given to doubt; questioning: skeptical of political promises. 2. Relating to or characteristic of skeptics or skepticism. skeptically
(of a person) broad and sturdily buil stocky
appease the anger or anxiety of (someone mollified
having eyelashes of a specified kind. lashed
in a way that suggests that something bad is going to happen. "thunderclouds loomed ominously overhead" ominously
any of various card games played by one person, the object of which is to use up all one's cards by forming particular arrangements and sequences. solitaire
feel or show deep sorrow or regret for (someone or their death), typically by following conventions such as the wearing of black clothes. "Isabel mourned her husband" mourn
the offspring of a donkey and a horse (strictly, a male donkey and a female horse), typically sterile and used as a beast of burden. mules
You might archly dismiss a teacher's criticism of your work or smile archly as you tease a friend. The adverb comes from the 1500s adjective arch, which originally meant "chief," but was so often used to describe a "knave" or "rogue" that by the 17th century it came to mean "mischievous" or "saucy." archley
impressive stateliness, dignity, or beauty. "experience the majesty of the Rockies" majesty
a plane figure with three straight sides and three angles. "an equilateral triangle" triangle
a small container, typically cylindrical and made of glass, used especially for holding liquid medicines. vials
a liquid or lotion, especially one made with oil, for rubbing on the body to relieve pain. liniment
Stetson is a brand of hat manufactured by the John B. Stetson Company. Founded in 1865, John B. Stetson Company began when the founder headed west and created the original hat of the West [clarification needed], the “Boss of the Plains”. stetson hat
acting in a scheming and ruthlessly determined way. "he was a coolly calculating, ruthless man" calculating
Adverb. (comparative more levelly, superlative most levelly) In a level or even manner. levelly
a swamp. slough
A jerkline is/was a method of driving large hitches of mules/horses by means of a rein or line attached to the bridal of the lead animal which was trained to go to the left or to the right depending whether it receive one or two jerks on the jerkline. jerkline

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Of Mice and Men Crossword

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a building offering basic sleeping accommodations for workers, visitors, or campers. Bunk house
1. paint (a wall, building, or room) with whitewash. Whitewashed
a strong, durable material, typically striped, used to cover mattresses and pillows. Ticking
a small container, typically cylindrical and made of glass, used especially for holding liquid medicines. Vials
a laborer, especially one employed as a general assistant to a riverboat captain. Swamper
a confederate soldier Graybacks
not easily convinced; having doubts or reservations. Skeptically
a liquid or lotion, especially one made with oil, for rubbing on the body to relieve pain. Liniment
a person who skins animals or prepares skins. Skinner
great enjoyment Relish
(of a person) broad and sturdily built. synonyms: Stocky
Stetson is a brand of hat manufactured by the John B. Stetson Company. Stetson Hat
a person or thing that cultivates something. Cultivator
a bundle of paper, hay, cotton, etc., tightly wrapped and bound with cords or hoops. Bale
appease the anger or anxiety of (someone). Mollified
determine (the amount or number of something) mathematically Calculating
eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight. Pugnacious
in a careful or cautious manner. Gingerly
having eyelashes of a specified kind. Lashed
having no part higher than another; having a flat or even surface. Levelly
a person or thing that is lightly built or constructed. Lightweight
consisting of disorganized, untidy, or incomplete parts. Scrappy
in a way that suggests that something bad is going to happen. Ominously
a swamp. Slough
conceited or arrogant, especially in a bold or impudent way. Cockier
showing a critical or disrespectful attitude. Derogatory
any of various card games played by one person, the object of which is to use up all one's cards by forming particular arrangements and sequences. Solitaire
a single rein used originally in the western U.S. that was fastened to the brake handle and ran through the driver's hand to the bit of the lead animal. Jerkline
for describing someone or something with a pleading, sorrowful, desperate tone. Plaintively
go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner. Flounced
feel or show deep sorrow or regret for (someone or their death), typically by following conventions such as the wearing of black clothes. Mourned
find or discover by investigation Trace
settling an issue; producing a definite result Decisive
twist or bend out of its normal shape. Contorted
the offspring of a donkey and a horse (strictly, a male donkey and a female horse), typically sterile and used as a beast of burden. Mules
of, for, or relating to the nose. Nasal
put a bridle on (a horse). Bridled
short, and gruff Brusquely
in an arch or roguish manner. Archly
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen. Apprehensive
in a manner intended to defend or protect. Defensively
emotionally detached. Disengage
impressive stateliness, dignity, or beauty. Majesty
the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth, or toward any other physical body having mass. For most purposes Newton's laws of gravity apply, with minor modifications to take the general theory of relativity into account. Gravity
with pleasure or satisfaction Complacently
be absorbed in thought. Mused
a plane figure with three straight sides and three angles. Triangle
the state or quality of being worthy of honor or respect. Dignity

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Chapter 2 Vocab Crossword

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a rough building bunk house
someone who performs odd jobs swamper
a person who skins animals or prepares skins skinner
a person or thing that cultivates something cultivator
eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight pugnacious
a person or thing that is lightly built or constructed lightweight
overly self-confident cockier
go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner flounced
settling an issue decisive
anything that restrains bridled
serving to defend defensively
showing smug complacently
planned effort to hide a dishonest, immoral, or illegal act whitewashed
a Confederate soldier graybacks
great enjoyment relish
a large bundle bale
in a careful or cautious manner gingerly
consisting of disorganized scrappy
showing a critical or disrespectful attitude derogatory
sounding sad and mournful plaintively
to twist, bend, or draw out of shape contorted
markedly short and abrupt brusquely
emotionally detached disengage
be absorbed in thought mused
a strong, durable material, typically striped, used to cover mattresses and pillows ticking
Marked by or given to doubt skeptically
broad and sturdily built stocky
appease the anger or anxiety mollified
having eyelashes of a specified kind lashed
foreboding or foreshadowing evil ominously
a diamond or other gem set in a piece of jewelry by itself solitaire
feel or show deep sorrow or regret for mourned
a hybrid between a horse and a donkey mules
knave archly
impressive stateliness majesty
a plane figure with three straight sides and three angles triangle
a small closed or closable vessel vials
a liquid or lotion liniment
broad brim and high crown hat stetson hat
capable of calculating
having no part higher than another levelly
a swamp slough
a single rein used originally in the western U.S. that was fastened to the brake handle jerkline
find or discover by investigation trace
uttered with the soft palate lowered and with passage of air through the nose nasal
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen apprehensive
the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth gravity
the state or quality of being worthy of honor or respect dignity

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chapter 2 vocab Crossword

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a building offering basic sleeping accommodations for workers, visitors, or campers. bunk house
a native or inhabitant of a swampy region swamper
a person who skins animals or prepares skins. a person who deals in animal skins; a furrier. skinner
a mechanical implement for breaking up the soil and uprooting weeds. cultivator
eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight. pugnacious
a person or thing that is lightly built or constructed. lightweight
conceited or arrogant, especially in a bold or impudent way. cockier
go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner. flounced
settling an issue; producing a definite result. decisive
put a bridle on (a horse). bridled
in a defensive manner. defensively
woth pleasure or satisfaction. complacently
paint (a wall, building, or room) with whitewash. whitewashed
ticks Graybacks
great enjoyment. relish
a bundle of paper, hay, cotton, etc., tightly wrapped and bound with cords or hoops. bale
in a careful or cautious manner gingerly
consisting of disorganized, untidy, or incomplete parts. scrappy
showing a critical or disrespectful attitude. derogatory
describing someone or something with a pleading, sorrowful, desperate tone. I plaintively
twist or bend out of its normal shape. contorted
lively,fierce brusquely
separate or release (someone or something) from something to which they are attached or connected. disengage
be absorbed in thought. mused
a strong, durable material, typically striped, used to cover mattresses and pillows ticking
not easily convinced; having doubts or reservations. skeptically
(of a person) broad and sturdily built. stocky
appease the anger or anxiety of (someone). mollified
having eyelashes of a specified kind. lashed
something done in a way that appears threatening or potentially harmful. ominously
any of various card games played by one person, the object of which is to use up all one's cards by forming particular arrangements and sequences. solitaire
feel regret or sadness about (the loss or disappearance of something). mourned
some sort of a donkey mules
in an arch manner. archly
royal power majesty

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Of Mice and Men Vocabulary Crossword

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Without Respect Contemptuously
Painful or damaging shock Jarred
A manner suggesting something bad will happen Ominously
Tough by experience Pugnacious
Ill humor Sullenness
To walk exageratedly Flounced
Manner showing arrogant superiority Imperiously
Brought low in spirit Crestfallen
To want something better than your present situation Discontent
Blunt direct manner Brusquely
Confused Bemused
Having little elasticity Brittle
Someone eager to fight Belligerently
To express extreme contempt Scornfully
Turn away Averted
A manner expressing sarrow Plaintively
Favorably inclined Mollified
A feeling of righteous anger Indignation
Something causing death or misery Scourges
Twisted Contorted
In a self - satisfied manner Complacently
Spots of color Mottled

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Literary Devices Crossword

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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

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Figurative Language Crossword Puzzle

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A group of lines in a poem stanza
poets use these to convey a meaning beyond the ordinary meaning figurativelanguage
the way poems are written and may or many not be sentences lines
words or phrases that appeal to the five senses imagery
comparison that does not use like or as metaphor
describes an animal or object with human qualitites personification
comparison using like or as simile
the narrator of the poem speaker
poets use this to reinforce a poem's meaning and mood rhythm
use of rhyming words within a single line of poetry internalrhyme
repeating of words, phrases or lines in a poem repifition
the use of words whose sounds suggest their meaning onomatopoeia
use of rhymes at the end of the lines endrhyme
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllales in a line of poetry meter
repeition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words alliteration
the pattern the end rhyme creates rhymescheme
repetition of sounds at the end of the words rhyme
how the writing makes the reader feel mood
exaggeration hyperbole
a phrase or expression that is overused cliche
a word or phrase that means something other than what is actually being said idiom
a play on a words double meaning or pronunciation pun
reference to another person, place, event, literary work, etc. allusion
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanantion or clarification analogy
arrangement and relaionship of the parts of a piece of writing structure

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English 2 crossword puzzle

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a brief statement or account of the main points of something. Summary
combine (a number of things) into a coherent whole. Synthesize
Connecting background knowledge to what you are reading Making connections
of or relating to sensation or the physical senses; transmitted or perceived by the senses. Sensory
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reason Inferences
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or structure of (something, especially information), typically for purposes of explanation and interpretation. Analyze
evidence from a text (fiction or nonfiction) that you can use to illustrate your ideas and support your arguments. Textual evidence
Refers to information that is implied or inferred because it's not clearly stated Draw conclusions
the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgment Critical thinking
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic. Theme
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative language
the patterns of rhythm and sound used in poetry. Prosody
a piece of writing that partakes of the nature of both speech and song that is nearly always rhythmical, usually metaphorical, and often exhibits such formal elements as meter, rhyme, and stanzaic structure. Poem
elements are a strong visual means of indicating relationships. Graphic elements
literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm; poems collectively or as a genre of literature. Poetry
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities. Symbolism
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Allegory
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference. Allusion

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25 literary terms Crossword

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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

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Automotive Crossword

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Someone who help design cars Automotive engineer
a thing used for transporting people or goods, especially on land Vehicle
a viscous liquid derived from petroleum, especially for use as a fuel or lubricant. Oil
the hinged cover over the engine of motor vehicles that allows access to the engine compartment Hood
a car is the vehicle's main storage compartment. Trunk
a gauge that measures and displays the speed of a vehicle. Speedometer
someone who provides guidance, instruction, direction to a group Team leader
material such as coal, gas, or oil that is burned to produce heat or power. Fuel
join together by heating the surfaces to the point of melting using a blowtorch Weld
wheel drive cars and trucks, the engine turns a driveshaft Producing power to the rear of the vehicle Rear axle
A senior engineer is somebody who can lead small teams, knows what they are doing Senior engineer
the management, development, operation and maintenance of IT systems Quality engineer
an engine-cooling device in a motor vehicle Radiator
a device for firing the explosive mixture in an internal combustion engine. Spark plug
the engineering discipline that applies control theory to design systems with desired behaviors. Control engineer
a part of a machine that bears friction, especially between a rotating part and its housing. Bearing
the mechanism by which power is transmitted from an engine to the wheels of a motor vehicle. Transmission
a device for slowing or stopping a moving vehicle, typically by applying pressure to the wheels. Brake
a mechanism for connecting and disconnecting a vehicle engine from its transmission system. Clutch
a machine, especially one powered by electricity or internal combustion, that supplies motive power for a vehicle or for some other device with moving parts. Motor

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Things Fall Apart Vocabulary Crossword

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A Spanish or Portuguese nobleman of the highest rank Grandees
not certain or fixed; provisional tentative
a priest or priestess acting as a medium through whom advice or prophecy was sought from the gods in classical antiquity. Oracle
deny the truth of (a statement), especially by asserting the opposite. Contradicted
make amends or reparation. Atone
expressing or feeling sincere regret and remorse; remorseful. Repentant
involving or requiring strenuous effort; difficult and tiring. Arduous
n a way that is uncertain, indefinite, or unclear; roughly. Vaguely
deserving contempt; despicable. Contemptible
a slender threadlike appendage of a climbing plant, often growing in a spiral form, that stretches out and twines around any suitable support. Tendrils
an officer who makes public announcements in a court of justice. Crier
a quavering or vibratory sound, especially a rapid alternation of sung or played notes. Trill
a person sent on a special mission, usually as a diplomatic representative. Emissary
skilled at gaining an advantage, especially deceitfully. Wily
looking exhausted and unwell, especially from fatigue, worry, or suffering. Haggard
feel deep respect or admiration for (something). Revered
liable to cause intoxication. Intoxicating
move suddenly and powerfully forward or upward. Surged
climb, move, or get in or out of something in an awkward and laborious way, typically using both hands and feet. Clambered
in a serious and severe manner, especially when asserting authority or exercising discipline. Sternly
a popular trend, especially in styles of dress and ornament or manners of behavi Fashion
the action of saying farewell. Valediction
the quality of being characterized by vigorous activity and progress. Dynamism
unwilling and hesitant; disinclined. Reluctant
a medium to large long-winged bird of prey that typically has a forked tail and frequently soars on updrafts of air. Kite
a strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liqui Torrents
not quite right; inappropriate or out of place. Amiss
a final demand or statement of terms, the rejection of which will result in retaliation or a breakdown in relations. Ultimatum
given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior. Capricious
a dry, dusty easterly or northeasterly wind on the West African coast, occurring from December to February. Harmattan
be about to happen. Impending
in a manner that shows the symptoms of a fever. Feverishly
separated from or existing without the body. Disembodied
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
well meaning and kindly. Benevolent
stimulate or give rise to (a reaction or emotion, typically a strong or unwelcome one) in someone. Provoked
inducing feelings of anxiety or worry. Disquieting
in a way that produces powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind. Vividly
a thing that causes disgust or hatred. Abomination
the remnants of a liquid left in a container, together with any sediment or grounds. Dregs
(of vegetation) rich and profuse in growth; lush. Luxuriant
perceive or recognize (something). Discerned
having great power, influence, or effect. Potent
having or showing a wish to do evil to others. Malevolent
not having or showing foresight; spendthrift or thoughtless Improvident
amusement, especially as expressed in laughter. Mirth
wildly excited or uncontrolled. Frenzied
wildly excited or uncontrolled. Mortar
Abrupt and curt in manner or speech Brusqueness
forbidding or uninviting Grim
able to be shown to be right or reasonable; defensible. Justifiable
making great demands on one's skill, attention, or other resources. Exacting
having or showing tenacity and grim persistence. Dogged
be incompatible or at variance; clash. "parents' and children's interests some Conflicted
deficient in quantity or quality; lacking fullness or richness; scanty; inadequate: Meagre/meager
a much thickened underground part of a stem or rhizome, e.g., in the potato, serving as a food reserve and bearing buds from which new plants arise. Tubers
assuming power or authority without justification; arrogant and domineering. Imperious
in an initial stage; beginning to happen or develop. Incipient
lack of good sense; foolishness. Folly
skill or expertise in a particular activity or field. Prowess

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