Type
Word Search
Description

Engross
Disdain
Counter
Aplomb
Banish
Concoction
Dismal
Exasperation
Impending
Knoll
Ominous
Weaver

100 words every middle schooler should know Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Knoll
Kindle
Jut
Jostle
Jargon
Imperious
Impending
Illuminate
Havoc
Hasten
Grueling
Furtive
Falter
Exhilarate
Engross
Ember
Dismal
Disdain
Diminish
Deft

ELA Vocabulary CrossWord Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Embellishment or exaggeration in the description or reporting of an event Embroidery
Extremely annoying; infuriating Maddening
The instruction or improvement of a person morally or intellectually Edification
A projecting support of stone or brick built against a wall Buttress
Is a state of being confused and puzzled Bewilderment
Find out for certain; make sure of Ascertaining
Difficult to carry out or fulfill; taxing Burdensome
Very virulent or infectious Malignant
Unmannerly intrusion or presumption, insolence Impertinence
The acceptance of all things inevitable; submission to fate Fatalistic
The state if being well known for some bad quality or deed Infamy
Characterized by a hissing sound Sibilant
Threats, violence, constrains, or other action brought to bear on someone to do something against their will or better judgement Duress
Great coolness and composure under strain Aplomb
Inherent ability Aptitude
Slightly salty Brackish
Any food stuff made by combining different ingredients Concoction
A tortuous and twisted shape or position Contortion
Shrewdness a demonstrated by being skilled in deception Cunning
A hostile challange Defiance
Skillful in physical movements; especially of the hands Deft
Lack of respect accomplishment by. A feeling of intense dislike Disdain
Conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible Egregious
A feeling of annoyance Exasperation
Vigorous and enthusiastic enjoyment Gusto
Forward. Movement Headway
Technical terminology characteristic of a particular subject Jargon
Make one's way by pushing or shoving Jostle
Come into being; become reality Materialize
To move or cause to move in a sinus or circular course Meticulous
Conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual Outlandish
A very tall cliff Precipice

Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry (Ch 1-3) Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

sodden
resiliency
relent
haggard
flippantly
adamantly
sinewy
formidable
ebony
chiffonier
undaunted
towheaded
threadbare
temerity
tarpaulin
sheepish
reverberated
reconstruction
raucous
pensively
penchant
murmured
motley
morosely
jauntily
imperiously
frail
flounced
exasperation
emblazoned
dubious
dismally
disdainfully
chignon
amiablly

The Phantom Tollbooth Ch. 9-12 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Not convenient Inconvenient
Not complete Deficiency
Harshness and unpleasantness of sound Dissonance
Continuous loud, confused noise Din
Appearance or feeling that misleads because it not real Illusion
Say that (a statement, rumor, etc.) is not true Contradict
Irritate very much Exasperated
To get rid of a person Banished
Prepared by mixing Concocted
A pharmacy; drug store Apothecary

Roll Of Thunder, Hear My Cry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

someone who exhibits independence in thought and action maverick
a strong liking or fondness penchant
impair the quality of; spoil mar
a feeling of annoyance exasperation
gather, as of natural products glean
Rough-sounding and harsh Raucous
Deeply, often wistfully or dreamily thoughtful. Pensively
Working (land) or growing (crops) as a sharecropper. (A tenant farmer who gives a share of the crops raised to the landlord in lieu of rent.) Sharecropping
Made or became extremely thin, especially as a result of starvation. Emaciated
Expressively disdainful; scornfully and contemptuously. Disdainfully
Dreadfully; disastrously. Dismally
Sound of a bell Knell
Foolhardy disregard of danger; recklessness Temerity
Foolhardy disregard of danger; recklessness Temerity
in a way that shows great attention to detail; very thoroughly meticulously
a thing that is granted, especially in response to demands; a thing conceded concession

Unit 10 Vocabulary Synonyms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

laugh at scoff
necessitate entail
sniff out ferret
likable personable
upcoming impending
get used to habituate
repent rue
mutual understanding accord
preoccupy engross
trade barter
design devise
irritate vex
switch transition
odd whimsical
stamina vitality

Roll Of Thunder, Hear My Cry Vocabulary Words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Taking or showing extreme care about minute details meticulously
To ruin, damage, or spoil an object, or person Mar
Irritation or extreme annoyance exasperation
The act of conceding or yielding Concession
To arouse with curiousity or interest by any unusual quality Intriguing
Evil or morally bad in principle or practice Wicked
the predominant or prevailing tendency of one's spirits Disposition
Rowdy or disorderly Raucous
Displaying or reflecting reluctance or unwillingness Grudgingly
dreamily or wistfully thoughtful pensively
To cultivate farmland as a sharecropper sharecropping
To rebuild or fix Reconstruction
the deed by which such a transaction is effected mortgage
Unable to produce Barren
to make abnormally lean or thin by a gradual wasting away of flesh Emaciated
to speak with involuntary breaks and pauses, or with spasmodic repetitions of syllables or sounds stammered
Having or showing of a pleasant disposition Amiably
scornful Disdainfully
A ditch or gutter Gullies
Thinly scattered or distributed Sparsely
Irregular, uneven or jagged scraggly
Wild with excitement, passion, fear or pain; frenzied frantically
Causing gloom or dejection dismally
Embarrassed or bashful sheepishly
A person or thing that torments Tormentor
to linger aimlessly or as if aimless in or about a place loitering
Any mournful sound knell
a combination of persons for unlawful purposes Confederacy
To decorate with brilliant colors Emblazoned
To gather slowly or laboriously Gleaned

Words to know Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

adversary
aplomb
apprehensive
aptitude
attentive
banish
barricade
bluff
brackish
brandish
circumference
commotion
concoction
conspicuous
contortion
counter
cunning
debris
defiance
deft

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

Crossword vocab

Type
Crossword
Description

Meticulously Meticulously
Mar Mar
Exasperation Exasperation
Concession Concession
Intriguing Intriguing
Wicked Wicked
Disposition Disposition
Raucous Raucous
Grudgingly Grudgingly
Pensively Pensively
Sharecropping Sharecropping
Reconstruction Reconstruction
Mortgage Mortgage
Barren Barren
Emanciated Emanciated
Stammered Stammered
Amiably Amiably
Disdainfully Disdainfully
Gullies Gullies
Sparsely Sparsely
Scraggly Scraggly
Frantically Frantically
Dismally Dismally
Sheepishly Sheepishly
Tomentor Tomentor
Loitering Loitering
Knell Knell
Confederacy Confederacy
Emblazoned Emblazoned
Gleaned Gleaned