Type
Word Search
Description

alms
avarice
benign
bulwark
covert
defy
dissembling
edifice
escarpment
feinted
goading
indigent
intercessory
leprosy
lethargy
malignant
monolithic
plaintively
semblance
sentinel
spurned
undulating
waning

The Pearl Chapter 4 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Gentle Benign
Trickery Legerdemain
Structure Edifice
Disease Leprosy
Decline Waning
Secret Covert
Provoke Goading
Formed of a single large block of stone Monolithic
A long, steep slope Escarpment
Mediation Intercession
bad-tempered Petulant
Invasive Malignant

The Pearl Vocabulary Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

Detachment Disinterest
Avarice Greed
Indigent Poor
Indigene Native Person
Obscure Conceal
Speculatively Questioningly
Hummock Knoll
Incandescence Light
Adhere Cling
Almsgiver Donator
Prophecy Prediction
Discontent Sadness
Croon Sing
Station Position
Benign Favorable
Contemputuous Disrespectful
Curiosity Interest
Montrosity Outrage
Brood Ponder
Entrance Fascinate
Skirl Shrill Wail
Edifice Group
Scuttle Scurry
Covert Secret
Sinister Evil
Sentinel Lookout

The Pearl Vocabulary Chapters 1-3 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

extreme greed avarice
poor; needy; impoverished indigent
short story that illustrates a moral attitude or lesson parable
thick beverage made from an agave plant pulque
a wall or embankment that serves as a safeguard bulwark
the wide lower part of a river where the current meets the tides estuary
a low mound or ridge of earth hummock
the light emitted from an object incandescence
a warm, soft mass of seaweed to soothe inflammation poultice
to cheat or deceive cozen
lying; hiding the true nature of dissemble
giving off light lucent
being under complete control subjugation
gets stung by scorpion Coyotito
Kino's wife Juana
The protagonist of the story Kino
Juana pleaded with Kino to visit for Coyotito Doctor
Story's setting La Paz

R.I.V.E.T. Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Not causing death or serious injury Benign
Skill in using your hands to perform magic tricks Legerdemain
A large and usually impressive building Edifice
A serious disease that causes painful rough areas on the skin and that badly damages nerves and flesh Leprosy
To appear to become thinner or less full Waning
Made, shown, or done in a way that is not easily seen or noticed: secret or hidden Covert
An agent or means of prodding or urging; a stimulus Goading
Of, relating to, or resembling a monolith Monolithic
A long cliff or steep slope that seperates two flat or slightly sloped areas Escarpment
The act of interceding Intercession
Having or showing the attitude of people who become angry and annoyed when they do not get what they want Petulant
Very serious & dangerous(tending or likely to grow and spread in a rapid and uncontrolled way that can cause death) Malignant

"The Pearl" Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

song of the family
song of evil
Stienbeck
corruption
murder
canoe
ocean
scorpion
Coyotito
Juana
Kino
greed
pearl
amulet
avarice
coagulating
collusion
feinted
freshet
furtive
germane
indigent
judicious
lament
leprosy
lethargy
lucent
poultice
suppliant
undulating
writhed

The Pearl Chapter 6 vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Irresolution Hesitancy
Germane Useful
Oppression Domination
Entranced Captivated
Sentinel Watchman
Benign Gentle
Brooding Threatening
Monstrously Outrage
Petulant Grumpy
Sinister Evil
Contemptuous Disapproval
Curiosity Inquisitiveness
Covert Secret
Skirl Shriek
Edifice Large structure
Scuttle Scurry

The Pearl Vocab Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

n. Everyone knew of the greedy man's crime-his theft was purely one out of ___, not need. avarice
n. A ___ of birds flew up together into the air. covey
adj. The judge showed great wisdom and judgement in his ___ decision. judicious
n. The man practiced ___ with his hands, making the coin appear to dance and spin. legerdemain
adj. The prisoner was forced into the dark, ___, and damp cellar. dank
adj. The ___ village was stricken with poverty. indigent
adj. The tide met the stream in an ___. estuary
v. The seaweed ___d under the ocean, moving in a wavelike motion under the waves. undulate
n. The ___(adj.) lightbulb gave off light. incadescence
v. The ___(ing) comments belittled and put down the student who made the mistake. disparage
n. The people were enslaved and bought under ___. subjugation
v. The man was cozened into buying a fake jewel. cozened
adj. The ___ man determinedly fought his way through the storm. stalwart
n. The storekeepers formed a ___ so that they could all sell groceries at a high price. collusion
n. The ___ is the state flower of Hawaii. hibiscus
v. The shrill of the bagpipes ___ and shrieked. skirled
n. The entire ___ of his mansion was searched. edifice
v. The ___ moon was in the nighttime sky, its light half a sharp contrast to the dark side. waning
adj. The ___ child pouted and refused to take a bath. petulant
adj. The object under scrutiny was germane to the scientist's studies. germane

the pearl Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

bulwark
consecrated
Coyotito
escarpment
illusion
Juana
Kino
lethargy
loreto
pearl
plaintively
rummaged

The Pearl Chapter 3&4 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Your face or expression Countenanced
Not accept gifts and act better than others Spurned
To be Loyal and true Stalwart
Old fashion tricking Legerdemain
No energy or interest lethargy
Careful and sensible way Judicious
To say rude things about others Disparagment
To win and become in charge Subjugation
Outer appearance or looks of something Semblance
Saying something that will happen in the future Prophecy
Hiding your feelings and beliefs Dissembling
To make something serious happen very quickly Precipitated
To make something or someone become more beautiful Transfigured
Acting like you have a secret or something to hide Furtive
Glowing with or giving off light Lucent
A Christian prayer Benediction
Old fashion to trick or deceive Cozened

The Pearl Vocab List #2 Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

He never missed an opportunity to _________ his competitors. Disparage
The police were working in _________ with informants. Collusion
To get involved in Precipitate
To conceal one’s true motives, feelings, or beliefs. Dissemble
A lack of energy and enthusiasm Lethargy
He ignored ________ advice and agreed on a deal. Contrary
Emitting light as a result of being heated. Incandescent
Able to be likened to another. Comparable
The tumor was ______. Benign
Touch or stroke gently or lovingly. Caress
She was ____________ of the human race. Contemptuous
Attempting to avoid notice or attention. Furtive
The mother gave her child a look of _________. Adoration
A narrow opening or fissure. Crevice
Reject with disdain or contempt. Spurn
To treat or deceive Cozen
People fear the __________ of technology. Subjugation
They set on a journey with _____. Vigor
The priest will __________ the bread and wine. Consecrate
Unwilling and hesitant Reluctant