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The Crucible Vocabulary: Act 1 Crossword


Bottom of a furnace Crucible
Unable to move or act Inert
To gain favor with someone by deliberate efforts Ingratiate
A statement or idea that seems self contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth Paradox
To conceal one's true motives or thoughts often by giving a false or misleading appearance Dissemble
To envy or resent the pleausure or good fortune of someone else Begrudge
Discouraging because of awesome strength, power, size, or strength Formidable
State of alarm, dread, or apprehension Trepidation
To count, compute, or calculate Reckon
A biased, even blind supporter of a person, group or cause, often not willing to listen to other people's opinions Partisan
To excite or arouse agreeably Titillate
An act that is actually pretend or false, a piece of make-believe Pretense
Sexually unrestrained Licentious
Title for married women, short for "goodwife" Goody
For fun or play Sport
Mute, unable to speak Dumb
Intelligence, mental faculties Wits
A class of English commoners who owned and farmed their own land and later a British volunteer cavalry force, formed in 1761 Yeomanry
To barter or exchange with; to have dealing with Truck

Book Report Crossword Puzzle


To let fall in seperate pieces or particles over a surface;scatter or sprinkle Strewn
One of the short stiff hairs of animals Bristling
A number of young hatched or born at the same time Brood
What the dogs in the book refer to as people Longpaws
A strong displeasure of something Indignation
Unpleasantly moist or humid Dank
Made or done as a trial or experiment Tentatively
Having something that provokes or arouses expectation, interest, or desire; especially something that is beyond one's reach tantalizing
Sharp biting of something to the taste or smel; pungent Acrid
The state of being in natural or artless simplicity Naivete
Slacking; lacking in spirit or interest Languidly
Crafty or artful deception Guile
A sentimental wistful yearning for the happiness felt in a former place Nostalgic
Causing gloom or disjection Dismally
Cannot be penetrated, pierced or entered Impenetrable

Fables Crossword Puzzle


suffering through pain perishing
scarcity of food famine
ridicule derision
skilled at earning advantages wily
keen or smart wit
required to do something necessity
derision and mockery ridiculed
grant or bestow confer
agreement assented
extremely tired fatigue
argue disputed
cheereful genial
to convince persuasion
untruthful treacherous
mental effort exertion
preformance spectacle
thankfulness gratitude
extreme hunger famished
free time leisure
appearance complexion
to satisfy somebody's thirst slake
result ensued
fact or belife assertion
prove a statement refute
showing high opinion on someones appearance vain

Literary Devices Crossword


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



Ability of a substance or object to spring back into shape. 1
Confidence in one's own worth or abilities. SELF-ESTEEM
A sense of resolution or conclusion. CLOSURE
A feeling of worry. ANXIETY
The state or experince of being isolated from a group. ALIENATION
The ability to do something sucessful. COMPETENCE
Deep sorrow. GRIEF
Feeling of severe despondency and dejection. DEPRESSION
Hostile behavior. HOSTILITY
A chemical or biological agent. STRESSOR
Expression of deep sorrow for someone. MOURNING
A mark of disgrace associated with a particular situation, quality or person STIGMA
Lack of interest or concern. APATHY
A person looked to by others as an example to be imitated. ROLE MODEL
Normal psychological stress interpreted as being beneficial for the experiencer. EUSTRESS
Ability to understand and share the feelings of another. EMPATHY
Feelings of pity and sorrow for someone else's misfortune. SYMPATHY
The mental and moral qualities distinctive to an individual. CHARACTER
The quality of being honest and having strong moral principles. INTEGRITY
Extreme anxiety, sorrow, or pain. DISTRESS
The fulfillment of one's talents and potentialities. SELF ACTUALIZATION

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Summer's Puzzle Crossword


to change direction or turn about or aside veered
desolate or dreary forlorn
unchanging :constant changelessness
derisive scornful
a small wood, orchard, or groups of trees groves
impossible to subdue or defeat indomitable
a state of disorganization or untidiness disarray
great happiness and exhilariation elation
indisputable; definate decisive
to skim along a surface skittering
not knowing how to read or write illiterates
a police constable
colluding or conspiring together secretly cahoots
execution by hanging gallows
extremely hot or intense searing
extremely large or great immense
the quality of being childishly petulance
angry or bitter acrid
physical or mental effort exertion
showing great care or caution gingerly

Night Vocabulary Chapter 1-4 Crossword


destructive fire conflagration
either of two small, black, leather cubes containing a piece of parchment inscribed with verses of Deuteronomy: one is attached with straps to the left arm and the other to the forehead during weekday morning prayers by Orthodox and conservative Jewish men. phylactery
a system of contemplative prayer and spirituality aimed at achieving direct intuitive experience of the divine mysticism
extreme poverty penury
a section of a city in which all Jews were required to live ghetto
destroy completely annihilate
dry, shrunken, wrinkled wizened
a temporary occurrence of disease epidemic
a prisoner forced to oversee other prisoners kapo
marked by abnormal thinness caused by starvation or disease emaciated
in a way that cannot be changed, or reversed, or recovered irrevocably
devoutly religious pious
short thick stick carried as a weapon by a police officer truncheon
to recall past experience reminisce
short story about an event anecdote
something kept in remembrance; a surviving memorial of something past relic
to involve oneself in a matter without right or invitation meddle

ELA Vocabulary CrossWord Puzzle


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

Critical Thinking Crossword


in critical thinking - Free from errors? accurate
What is a person that has much knowledge and expertise in a field. authority
what is ones point of view that opposes anothers point of view? bias
What is an active, intellectually engage process which the reader participates in an inner dialogue with the writer? critical reading
To assert the opposite of or to go against. contradict
facts, figures, or information from which conclusions can be drawn. data
relying or bases on experiment, observation, or experience rather than on meaning empirical
what actually happened, what is true fact
common qualities of all human beings human nature
a step of the mind, based on assumptions infer
a confidence or faith in reason intellectual
a teaching institution college
A person who goes to a learning institution student
understanding which is based on thought, study or experience knowledge
a persons belief that is open to debate opinion
a judgment, belief, opinion or point of view - favorable or unfavorable prejudice
a question, matter, situation, or person that is difficult to resolve. problem
an idea or thought concept