Type
Crossword
Description

Making clear or enlightening Illuminating
Modest, humble Unassuming
Hesitant, uncertain, not fully developed Tentative
To gain mastery over, to acquire by force Conquer
Influenced or controlled by something (evil spirit) Possessed
A substance that usually kills or injures, destructive, or harmful Poisened
Marked by hidden danger; providing insecure footing or support Treacherous
Ordinary, everyday commonplace Mundane
Relating to or resembling a planet Planetary
To drown or engulf in water (swamp) Submersion
A feeling of contempt or scorn (unworthy or inferior) Disdain
A false appearance, to conceal Disguise

Chapter 1 Gatsby Vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

formal or self-restrained in manner and relationship; avoiding familiarity or intimacy with others: a quiet, reserved man. reserved
participating in the knowledge of something private or secret (usually fol. by to): Many persons were privy to the plot. privy
to make believe; pretend feign
a manner lacking seriousness levity
to damage, ruin, deface mar
partially or imperfectly developed; vain abortive
a feeling or state of great joy or pride; exultant gladness; high spirits elation
1. to bestow upon as a gift, favor, honor; 2. to consult together confer
sharp; intense small acute
to taste or smell savor
an object of scorn or contempt reproach
full of wishful yearning or longing, often with sadness wistful
having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy; cocky supercilious
having traits, tastes or habits traditionally considered feminine effeminate
sharply affecting the organs of taste or smell pungent
to float or rise by reason of lightness buoy
sofa or couch, usually without arms or a back divan
a strong, usually irresistible impulse to perform an act, esp. one that is irrational or contrary to one's will compulsion
quick and skillful deft
to reply to, usually in a sharp or retaliatory way retort

A Child Called "It" Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Verb; To make (someone) extremely angry and impatient. Infuriate
Noun; Open resistance; bold disobedience. Defiance
Verb; Tease or laugh at in a scornful or contemptuous manner. Mock
Adjective; Incapable of producing any useful result; pointless. Futile
Verb; To make (someone) ecstatically happy. Elated
Noun; A sudden desire or change of mind, especially one that is unusual or unexplained. Whim
Adjective; Lacking interest or excitement; dull. Mundane
Adjective; Showing a lack of courage or confidence; easily frightened. Timid
Adjective; Lacking sophistication or good taste; unrefined. Vulgar
Noun; A feeling of discontented or resentful longing aroused by someone else's possessions, qualities, or luck. Envy
Adjective; Relating to or affecting the fundamental nature of something; far-reaching or thorough. Radical
Verb; Injure with very hot liquid or steam. Scald
Noun; A place of safety or refuge. Haven
Noun; A long, loud, doleful cry uttered by an animal such as a dog or wolf. Howl
Verb; Beat (a person or animal) repeatedly and violently with a stick or whip. Thrash
Adjective; Not genuine; fraudulent. Phony
Adverb; In an unwilling and hesitant way. Reluctantly
Adjective; Showing great attention to detail; very careful and precise. Meticulous
Adjective; Wild or distraught with fear, anxiety, or other emotion. Frantic
Adjective; Unassuming or moderate in the estimation of one's abilities or achievements. Modest

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to bewilder or confuse (someone). Bemusement
conforming to the standards of art; satisfying aesthetic requirements: Artistically
not accompanied; alone: Unaccompanied
dishonorable proceedings; mean dishonesty or trickery Skulduggery
having achieved victory or success; victorious; successful. Triumphantly
to acclimate. Acclimatize
portending evil or harm; foreboding; threatening; inauspicious Ominous
to assert the contrary or opposite of; deny directly and categorically. Contradicted
to free from or deprive of illusion, belief, idealism, etc.; disenchant. Disillusionment
so lost in thought that one does not realize what one is doing, what is happening Absentmindedly
full of or showing disdain; scornful Disdainful
serving or acting in a subordinate capacity; subordinate Subservient
a personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display of disrespect; intentional slight; insult: Affronted
a person or animal that inhabits a place, especially as a permanent resident. Inhabitants
showing or expressing contempt or disdain; scornful; disrespectful. Contemptuous
to oppose successfully; prevent from accomplishing a purpose. Thwarted
an oddity or peculiarity, as of conduct Eccentricities
t a trifling affront or injury; snappish. Waspishly
uneasy or fearful about something that might happen Apprehensive
a self-seeking, servile flatterer; fawning parasite. Sycophantically
a muscular, membranous or ligamentous wall separating two cavities or limiting a cavity. Diaphragm
unyielding; unalterable Inexorably
to project Protrude
a deposit, usually of calcium carbonate, shaped like an icicle, hanging from the roof of a cave or the like, and formed by the dripping of percolating calcareous water. Stalactites
expressive of or appealing to sentiment, especially the tender emotions and feelings, as love, pity, or nostalgia: Sentimental

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

Wonder Vocab Part 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a commonplace condition ordinary
look with fixed eyes stare
highly exceptional extraordinary
a split or indentation in something cleft
the top surface of the mouth palate
notify of danger forewarn
God's commands; important rule precept
a brass memorial plaque
adjusting the parts of a device to reorder them alignment
alter or regulate adjust
capable of being transmitted by infection contagious
something people cause to happen deed
a commemorative structure monument
the quality or state of being subject to death mortality
feeling like you're about to vomit nauseous
something that results outcome
have room for; hold without crowding accommodate
come close to verge
sharp, uneven surface jagged
fix or set securely or deeply implant
an imperfection in a bodily system defect
a state of extreme ruin catastrophe
judge tentatively or form an estimate of gauge
expressing hurtful ridicule sarcastic
make brighter illuminate
direct one's attention on something pore
occurring among members of a family by heredity genetic
witty remark quip
an epidemic disease with a high death rate plague
a pattern of symptoms indicative of a disease syndrome

Ecology Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

home
human
air
respire
habitat
ecosystem
web
chain
glucose
food
flora
fauna
forest
reef
swamp
dessert
marine
flowers
trees
humous
worms
microorganisms
plants
animals
omnivore
carnivore
herbivore
energy
chlorophyll
sun
photosynthesis
producers
consumers
decomposers
carbon
Environment

Winter Dreams Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Ordinary; commonplace Mundane
In a sumptuously rich, elaborate or luxurious manner Lavishly
An excessive amount of something Surfeit
Struggle by every available means to gain or achieve Jockeying
Lack of shortage Deficiencies
Be or go beyond the range or limits Transcended
Extremely beautiful and typically delicate Exquisite
Capable of being readily roused Excitability
Prompted by feelings or tenderness and/or sadness Sentimental
Causing or showing a fondness for causing trouble Mischievous

Midterm Vocabulary Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

acknowledge admit
reminisce to remember
overt obvious
apathy lack of interest
lenient easy-going
extensive large in amount
delete to get rid of
agenda schedule
morale spirit
drastic extreme
alternative choice
tentative uncertain
verify to make sure
acknowledge admit
derive to get
contrary different
gruesome frightening
chronic constant
superficial lacking depth
compensate pay
compel to force
erratic irregular
propaganda publicity
menace a danger
illuminate light
dialog talk
anecdote a short interesting story
transition a change
deter discourage
sustain to continue

Biome crossword puzzle!

Type
Crossword
Description

A body of standing water, either natural or artificial, that is usually smaller than a lake pond
They are found in mountain regions worldwide. alpine
The second-rainiest biome. temperateforest
A barren area of land where little precipitation occurs and consequently living conditions are hostile for plant and animal life. Desert
An area of variable size filled with water, localized in a basin, that is surrounded by land. lake
A land area that is saturated with water, either permanently or seasonally, such that it takes on the characteristics of a distinct ecosystem. wetland
A large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat. biome
High rainfall,It has been estimated that there may be many millions of species of plants, insects and microorganisms still undiscovered. rainforest
It does not have much animal diversity, especially compared to the Savannah. temperategrassland
A type of biome where the tree growth is hindered by low temperatures and short growing seasons. tundra
A wetland that is forested. swamp
It is characterized by the trees being sufficiently widely spaced so that the canopy does not close. savanna
A body of water with a current, confined within a bed and banks. stream
The world's largest biome apart from the oceans. taiga
A natural flowing watercourse, it is usually freshwater. river
A body of saline water that composes much of a planet's hydrosphere. ocean

Killing Mr. Griffin Chapters 1-2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an evil, unlawful, treacherous, or surreptitious plan formulated in secret by two or more persons; plot. conspiratorial
to look at or view with continued attention; observe or study thoughtfully: contemplate
something that encases; case. encasement
outside one's regular work, responsibilities, or routine. extracurricular
foolish show; mockery; a ridiculous sham. farce
not audible; incapable of being heard. inaudible
not to be revoked or recalled; unable to be repealed or annulled; unalterable: irrevocably
to bump, push, shove, brush against, or elbow roughly or rudely. jostled
not clear to the understanding; hard to perceive: obscured
having a roughly broken, rocky, hilly, or jagged surface: rugged
to walk with a leisurely gait; stroll: saunter
unsure; uncertain; not definite or positive; hesitant: tentatively
characterized by rancor or anger; violent: vehemently
a small container, as of glass, for holding liquids: vial
an excuse, especially to avoid blame. alibi
to realize beforehand; foretaste or foresee: anticipated