Type
Crossword
Description

A strong or habitual liking for something or tendency to do something. penchant
To be constantly or visibly anxious. fret
Not easily convinced; having doubts or reservations. skeptical
Defeat by gaining more votes. outvote
Old-fashioned or outdated. antiquated
Very great in amount, scale, or intensity. tremendous
A very large number or quantity (used for emphasis). gazillion
The basic and most important part of something. core point
Develop gradually. Evolve
Hopefulness and confidence about the future or the success of something. optimism

The Giver - Vocabulary CH 1-5 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

cause to be interested or curious intrigue
influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering wheedle
bodly resisting authority or an opposing force defiant
easily irritated or annoyed petulant
laugh quietly or with restraint chortle
to laugh at with contempt or disrespect jeer
to check and sort carefully sift
understanding the meaning of something to obtain a conclusion resolve
confusion because one lacks an understanding bewilder
an intense feeling percieved as being able to be touched or felt palpable
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen apprehensive
verbal punishment chastise
a person or thing that is not common or usual rarity
a large amount of something valuable that is kept hidden hoard
so upset that you are not able to think clearly or behave distraught
be constantly or visibly worried or anxious fret
an inherent ability, as for learning; a talent aptitude
deep regret or guilt for a wrong committed remorse
the maximum amount that something can contain, a specified role or position capacity
clear and free of unpleasant change or untroubled serene

The Giver vocabulary crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To mock something or someone Jeering
To exacute something very carefully and with great quality Precision
To be unsure (or nervous) about something Apprehensive
To have the property of being stuck ( the abbility to stick) Adherence
To be gentle and kind Benign
To punish chastise
takeing care of something and helping it grow Nurturing
Naturel ability Aptitude
Full of ( positive) energy Exuberant
To be upset about something Anguish
Out-dated Obsolete
A warning for doing something Admonition
A quality someone possesses Attribute
To be releaved of a duty Exempted
To be aware/ awake Consciousness
Filled with something or penatrated (ex. sponge and water) Permeated
To have Responded to something Reacted
something extreme Excruciating
To express sorrow Rueful
A general idea Concept
To break a rule Violation
Something traditional Customary
To be tired or weak Languid
To be confused or stressed Frazzled
Bad events/ risks Perils
To continue to do something without stopping Relentless
Something that has been added on is something ______________ Augmented
Extremely tired Exhausted
something difficult to carry out is something _____________ Burdensome
Something teasing in a good way Tantalizing

Character Traits Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

being courangeous brave
some who sees the upsides in life faithful
someone who takes charge leader
some who isn't afraid confident
someone charitable giving
someone easy to be with friendly
comforting and easy to be around pleasant
filled with anger anger
wanting something very much eager
showing envy jealous
not giving sufficient attention careless
loud noisy
unsettling in a unpleasant way strange
getting what you want all the time spoiled
eager to know or learn something curious
showing appreciation grateful
being able to work with others cooperative
giving someone support encouraging
showing a desire to succeed ambitious
being competent efficient
immoral or malevolent evil
domineering bossy
quick to understand clever
lacking excitement dull
not much emotion calm
noisy and disorderly rowdy
showing willingness tolerant
unpleasantly rough harsh
showing no mercy cruel
lucky fortunate
humorous to others funny
able to obey, listen obedient
fearing nothing, confident fearless
feeling uncertain doubtful
full of energy energetic
wanting your way demanding

Tone and Mood vocab set #2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

negatively criticizing critical
having despair or no hope despairing
not paying attention to or caring about something, free from prejudice or self-interest detached
feeling of dislike for someone or something seen as unworthy or inferior disdainful
defeated in expectation or hope disappointed
loathing, hatred, severe dislike disgusted
having doubts, open to question doubtful
overwhelming emotion, especially happiness ecstatic
thrilled, overjoyed elated
strong excitement of feeling enthusiastic
extensive knowledge acquired mainly from books erudite
explaining explanatory
joyfully enthusiastic exuberant
joking, often inappropriately facetious
restricted to, or based on, fact factual
related to imagination or fancy rather than by reasin and experience fanciful
lacking proper respect or seriousness flippant
an omen, prediction, or feeling especially of coming evil foreboding
correct or lawful form, no slang using technical words formal
directly, forward forthright
serious anger furious
low in spirits, depressing gloomy
given to grumbling, complaining grouchy
outright pride, thinking you're better than everyone else haughty

Vocal Words Cross Word Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Respected because of advanced age Venerable
Adult acting foolish Puerile
To make something easier Elucidate
A fraud Charlatan
Another word for thrifty Frugal
A hubby Avocation
A real dislike for someone Antipathy
Lazy Indolent
brave doughty
Laughing at something absurd ludicrous
young and inexperienced Callow
Merry and Cheerful Blithe
Showing favoritism because your related to that person nepotism
to slander malign
after death posthumous
wicked or evil heinous
to keep secret clandestine
to disprove Refute
hurried cursory
quiet or reserved reticent
hard work travail
luxury opulence
something very difficult arduous
worthless paltry
kidnapped abduct
easy to control or influence. tractable
blow up obliterate
huge prodigious
self absorbed haughty

Vocabulary of Mice and Men Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Dejected Crestfallen
Contemptuous Scornful
Reserved Aloof
Willing to listen Receptive
Seriousness Gravity
Determined Decisive
Inclined to fight Pugnacious
With doubt Skeptically
Dramatic performance without words Pantomime
Hopeless Despair
In a gloomy matter Morosely
Mock Scoff
Sprinkled with gray Grizzled
Expressing a low opinion Derogatory
Anxious Apprehensive
In a self-satisfied manner Complacently
Deserving blame Reprehensible
Cringing or flattering Fawning
Righteous anger Indignation
Grief Woe

The Space Race Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The first successful artificial satellite sent into space Sputnik
Where in space did President Kennedy want the US to go? Moon
The name of the first living creature into space Laika
National Aeronautics and Space Administration NASA
First human being in space. Yuri Gagarin
Name of the first successful US satellite Explorer
First man on the moon Neil Armstrong
First American to enter space Alan Shepard
Abbreviation of our rivals in the Space Race USSR
The civilian passenger on Challenger was a... Teacher
Name of the space shuttle which exploded carrying Christa McAuliffe. Challenger
The name of the series of missions which eventually got us to the moon. Apollo
Planet where Spirit and Opportunity can be found Mars
Name of Elon Musk's rocket fired into space in 2018 Falcon Heavy
The artificial habitable low satellite in low Earth orbit International Space Station
What does the VLT in Chile stand for? Very Large Telescope

The Outsiders ch. 1-6 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

careless: without caution reckless
impossible to understand: incomprehensible unfathomable
not inclined to believe: skeptical incredulous
unconcernedly: indifferently: not excited : casually nonchalantly
in a brave, valiant, noble-minded, or chivalrous way gallantly
disinterest: indifference: distant in feeling aloofness
persons of the highest class elite
struck with astonishment and surprise dumbfounded
without stopping: continuing unceasingly
uneasy or fearful about something that might happen apprehensive
bold resistance to authority defiance
regretfully: feeling, showing, or expressing sorrow or pity ruefully
a forewarning: a feeling of anxiety over a future event premonition
begging urgently or piteously imploringly
in a manner that shows irritation or ill-humor by a gloomy silence sullenly
escaped understanding, perception, or appreciation of eluded
of critical importance vital
expressing strong displeasure at something unjust, offensive , or insulting indignant
state of confusion or disorientation bewilderment
a fixed or firm belief convictions
a delay due to fear or uncertainty of the mind hesitation
thwarted: won over: beaten defeated
a fit of uncontrollable laughter or weeping: hysteria hysterics

Roll Of Thunder,Hear My Cry/ lesson 1 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Extremely Careful Meticulously
To damage,hurt,to disfigure Mar
To Provoke or irritate Exasperation
The act of yielding;a grant Concession
Conspiracy,to be drawn into,to fascinate Intriguing
Very bad;sinful Wicked
Nature,personality,arrangement Disposition
Rough in sound,harsh,strident Raucous
Holding hatred,showing spite Grudgingly
Deep thinking,reflecting Pensively
A method of one who can't find work to sharecrop on a plantation for half of production Sharecropping
When economic and industry suffered through The Gilded Age Reconstruction
A legal agreement regarding property between a borrower and a lender Mortgage
Bleak,lacking in goods;unable to bear children Barren
To make abnormally lean or thin by a gradual wasting away of flesh Emanciated
To speak with involuntary breaks or pauses;to say with a stammer Stammered
Easy to get along with,friendly Amiably
Treating or treated with scorn or contempt Disdainfully
a small valley or ravine formed by water wearing away rock or sediment Gullies
Very thin or thinly scattered Sparsely
unkempt;irregular;jagged Sraggly
Going wild,crazy;distressed Frantically
Causing feelings of unhappiness Dismally
With a feeling of embarrassment Sheepishly
One who torments or hinders someone else Tormentor
To linger aimlessly,to waste time Loitering
To sound a bell;an act of knelling,signal disaster Knell
Alliance;united group of people Confederacy
To decorate with bright colors;to proclaim Emblazoned
To gather slowly;To learn or grasp slowly Gleaned
To put or unite together;in a whole Compound
Tower that contains the bell of a church Belfry
Doing something briskly,lively,energetic Vigorously
To pass over,across;route across something Traverse
To rebound;To be reflected Reverberated
Questioning;puzzled Quizzically
Formally precise or proper;To make prim Primly
A protective covering of canvas or other material waterproofed with tar Tarpaulin
The destruction or surrender of something prized; something given up Sacrifice
doubtful;of uncertain outcome Dubious
To become revealed by Unveiling
a point of decline;a flowing backward or away Ebbed
Capable of being heard Audible
A strong inclination,taste,or liking for something Penchant
Tediously unvarying;lacking in variety Monotonously
Reckless boldness Temerity
Gloomy or dull Sulky
Narrow groove made in the ground Furrowed
Expressing strong displeasure Indignant
Pressed together,tight,compacted Throngs
Accent,inflection manifested by an indiviual Diction
Not committing oneself to a particular view Noncommittal
A lone dissenter;a person pursuing rebellious ideas Maverick

Flocabulary Unit #6 Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

not happening often; occasional sporadic
to assist, encourage or support, ususally in some wrongdoing abet
creative inventive
marked by a large appetite for food or an activity voracious
to reduce to the smallest amount minimize
an appalling condition; the act of being shockingly cruel or inhumane atrocity
a view or mental outloook perspective
to detect or perceive as separate and distinct discern
demanding, painstaking or hard to please fastidious
an explanation or description for a picture caption
to develop over time or gradually evolve
to spread out or move into a position of readiness deploy
to show by example, or to be an example of exemplify
capable of being accomplished feasible
to criticize sharply or disapprove of rebuke
something we are anxiously awaiting christmas break