chapter 2 vocab Crossword

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Feb 5, 2016
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a building offering basic sleeping accommodations for workers, visitors, or campers. bunk house
a native or inhabitant of a swampy region swamper
a person who skins animals or prepares skins. a person who deals in animal skins; a furrier. skinner
a mechanical implement for breaking up the soil and uprooting weeds. cultivator
eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight. pugnacious
a person or thing that is lightly built or constructed. lightweight
conceited or arrogant, especially in a bold or impudent way. cockier
go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner. flounced
settling an issue; producing a definite result. decisive
put a bridle on (a horse). bridled
in a defensive manner. defensively
woth pleasure or satisfaction. complacently
paint (a wall, building, or room) with whitewash. whitewashed
ticks Graybacks
great enjoyment. relish
a bundle of paper, hay, cotton, etc., tightly wrapped and bound with cords or hoops. bale
in a careful or cautious manner gingerly
consisting of disorganized, untidy, or incomplete parts. scrappy
showing a critical or disrespectful attitude. derogatory
describing someone or something with a pleading, sorrowful, desperate tone. I plaintively
twist or bend out of its normal shape. contorted
lively,fierce brusquely
separate or release (someone or something) from something to which they are attached or connected. disengage
be absorbed in thought. mused
a strong, durable material, typically striped, used to cover mattresses and pillows ticking
not easily convinced; having doubts or reservations. skeptically
(of a person) broad and sturdily built. stocky
appease the anger or anxiety of (someone). mollified
having eyelashes of a specified kind. lashed
something done in a way that appears threatening or potentially harmful. ominously
any of various card games played by one person, the object of which is to use up all one's cards by forming particular arrangements and sequences. solitaire
feel regret or sadness about (the loss or disappearance of something). mourned
some sort of a donkey mules
in an arch manner. archly
royal power majesty

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Of Mice and Men Crossword

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Jan 30, 2017
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a building offering basic sleeping accommodations for workers, visitors, or campers. Bunk house
1. paint (a wall, building, or room) with whitewash. Whitewashed
a strong, durable material, typically striped, used to cover mattresses and pillows. Ticking
a small container, typically cylindrical and made of glass, used especially for holding liquid medicines. Vials
a laborer, especially one employed as a general assistant to a riverboat captain. Swamper
a confederate soldier Graybacks
not easily convinced; having doubts or reservations. Skeptically
a liquid or lotion, especially one made with oil, for rubbing on the body to relieve pain. Liniment
a person who skins animals or prepares skins. Skinner
great enjoyment Relish
(of a person) broad and sturdily built. synonyms: Stocky
Stetson is a brand of hat manufactured by the John B. Stetson Company. Stetson Hat
a person or thing that cultivates something. Cultivator
a bundle of paper, hay, cotton, etc., tightly wrapped and bound with cords or hoops. Bale
appease the anger or anxiety of (someone). Mollified
determine (the amount or number of something) mathematically Calculating
eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight. Pugnacious
in a careful or cautious manner. Gingerly
having eyelashes of a specified kind. Lashed
having no part higher than another; having a flat or even surface. Levelly
a person or thing that is lightly built or constructed. Lightweight
consisting of disorganized, untidy, or incomplete parts. Scrappy
in a way that suggests that something bad is going to happen. Ominously
a swamp. Slough
conceited or arrogant, especially in a bold or impudent way. Cockier
showing a critical or disrespectful attitude. Derogatory
any of various card games played by one person, the object of which is to use up all one's cards by forming particular arrangements and sequences. Solitaire
a single rein used originally in the western U.S. that was fastened to the brake handle and ran through the driver's hand to the bit of the lead animal. Jerkline
for describing someone or something with a pleading, sorrowful, desperate tone. Plaintively
go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner. Flounced
feel or show deep sorrow or regret for (someone or their death), typically by following conventions such as the wearing of black clothes. Mourned
find or discover by investigation Trace
settling an issue; producing a definite result Decisive
twist or bend out of its normal shape. Contorted
the offspring of a donkey and a horse (strictly, a male donkey and a female horse), typically sterile and used as a beast of burden. Mules
of, for, or relating to the nose. Nasal
put a bridle on (a horse). Bridled
short, and gruff Brusquely
in an arch or roguish manner. Archly
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen. Apprehensive
in a manner intended to defend or protect. Defensively
emotionally detached. Disengage
impressive stateliness, dignity, or beauty. Majesty
the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth, or toward any other physical body having mass. For most purposes Newton's laws of gravity apply, with minor modifications to take the general theory of relativity into account. Gravity
with pleasure or satisfaction Complacently
be absorbed in thought. Mused
a plane figure with three straight sides and three angles. Triangle
the state or quality of being worthy of honor or respect. Dignity

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Chapter 2 Vocab Crossword

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Feb 3, 2017
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a rough building bunk house
someone who performs odd jobs swamper
a person who skins animals or prepares skins skinner
a person or thing that cultivates something cultivator
eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight pugnacious
a person or thing that is lightly built or constructed lightweight
overly self-confident cockier
go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner flounced
settling an issue decisive
anything that restrains bridled
serving to defend defensively
showing smug complacently
planned effort to hide a dishonest, immoral, or illegal act whitewashed
a Confederate soldier graybacks
great enjoyment relish
a large bundle bale
in a careful or cautious manner gingerly
consisting of disorganized scrappy
showing a critical or disrespectful attitude derogatory
sounding sad and mournful plaintively
to twist, bend, or draw out of shape contorted
markedly short and abrupt brusquely
emotionally detached disengage
be absorbed in thought mused
a strong, durable material, typically striped, used to cover mattresses and pillows ticking
Marked by or given to doubt skeptically
broad and sturdily built stocky
appease the anger or anxiety mollified
having eyelashes of a specified kind lashed
foreboding or foreshadowing evil ominously
a diamond or other gem set in a piece of jewelry by itself solitaire
feel or show deep sorrow or regret for mourned
a hybrid between a horse and a donkey mules
knave archly
impressive stateliness majesty
a plane figure with three straight sides and three angles triangle
a small closed or closable vessel vials
a liquid or lotion liniment
broad brim and high crown hat stetson hat
capable of calculating
having no part higher than another levelly
a swamp slough
a single rein used originally in the western U.S. that was fastened to the brake handle jerkline
find or discover by investigation trace
uttered with the soft palate lowered and with passage of air through the nose nasal
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen apprehensive
the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth gravity
the state or quality of being worthy of honor or respect dignity

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chap Crossword

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Feb 3, 2017
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a building offering basic sleeping accommodations for workers, visitors, or campers. bunk house
a laborer, especially one employed as a general assistant to a riverboat captain swamper
a person who skins animals or prepares skins skinner
the action of cultivating land, or the state of being cultivated. cultivator
eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight pugnacious
a person or thing that is lightly built or constructed lightweight
conceited or arrogant, especially in a bold or impudent way cockier
go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner. flounced
settling an issue; producing a definite result. decisive
random place in newjersey where gay people grow up at bridland
in a manner intended to defend or protect. defensively
the adverb form of complacent, which means "with pleasure or satisfaction complacently
a solution of lime and water or of whiting, size, and water, used for painting walls white. whitewash
a prefix meaning “away,” “off,” “to the uttermost,” “extremely,” “wrongly,” or imparting a graybacks
great enjoyment. relish
a bundle of paper, hay, cotton, etc., tightly wrapped and bound with cords or hoops. bale
in a careful or cautious manner. gingerly
consisting of disorganized, untidy, or incomplete parts. scrappy
showing a critical or disrespectful attitude. derogatory
is an adjective for describing someone or something with a pleading, sorrowful, desperate tone plaintively
twist or bend out of its normal shape contorted
are curt, short, and gruff. Brusque (pronounced "brusk") brusque
separate or release (someone or something) from something to which they are attached or connected. disengage
be absorbed in thought. mused
a strong, durable material, typically striped, used to cover mattresses and pillows. Origin ticking
Marked by or given to doubt; questioning: skeptical of political promises. 2. Relating to or characteristic of skeptics or skepticism. skeptically
(of a person) broad and sturdily buil stocky
appease the anger or anxiety of (someone mollified
having eyelashes of a specified kind. lashed
in a way that suggests that something bad is going to happen. "thunderclouds loomed ominously overhead" ominously
any of various card games played by one person, the object of which is to use up all one's cards by forming particular arrangements and sequences. solitaire
feel or show deep sorrow or regret for (someone or their death), typically by following conventions such as the wearing of black clothes. "Isabel mourned her husband" mourn
the offspring of a donkey and a horse (strictly, a male donkey and a female horse), typically sterile and used as a beast of burden. mules
You might archly dismiss a teacher's criticism of your work or smile archly as you tease a friend. The adverb comes from the 1500s adjective arch, which originally meant "chief," but was so often used to describe a "knave" or "rogue" that by the 17th century it came to mean "mischievous" or "saucy." archley
impressive stateliness, dignity, or beauty. "experience the majesty of the Rockies" majesty
a plane figure with three straight sides and three angles. "an equilateral triangle" triangle
a small container, typically cylindrical and made of glass, used especially for holding liquid medicines. vials
a liquid or lotion, especially one made with oil, for rubbing on the body to relieve pain. liniment
Stetson is a brand of hat manufactured by the John B. Stetson Company. Founded in 1865, John B. Stetson Company began when the founder headed west and created the original hat of the West [clarification needed], the “Boss of the Plains”. stetson hat
acting in a scheming and ruthlessly determined way. "he was a coolly calculating, ruthless man" calculating
Adverb. (comparative more levelly, superlative most levelly) In a level or even manner. levelly
a swamp. slough
A jerkline is/was a method of driving large hitches of mules/horses by means of a rein or line attached to the bridal of the lead animal which was trained to go to the left or to the right depending whether it receive one or two jerks on the jerkline. jerkline

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Chapter 1 outsiders Crossword

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Mar 3, 2017
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buy or obtain (an object or asset) for oneself. acquired
unpleasantly damp and sticky or slimy to touch. clammy
loss of reputation or respect, especially as the result of a dishonorable action. disgrace
in a careful or cautious manner. gingerly
giving out or reflecting a strong or dazzling light. glaring
used when a person has something more to say, or is about to add a remark unconnected to the current subject; by the way. incidentally
unwilling or unable to believe something. incredulous
in a way that is too attractive and tempting to be resisted. irresistibly
in a casually calm and relaxed manner. nonchalantly
the state or quality of being rare. rarities
(of a person or their actions) without thinking or caring about the consequences of an action. reckless
pertaining to, characteristic of, or acting like a rogue; knavish or rascally roguishly
in a profoundly wise manner. sagely
in an ironic way intended to mock or convey contempt. saracastically
quick to detect or respond to slight changes, signals, or influences. sensitive
(chiefly of a plant or animal structure) having a stalk or main stem. stalked
(of a person) broad and sturdily built. stocky
feeling, showing, or expressing sympathy. sympathetic
incapable of being fully explored or understood. unfathomable

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Chapter 2 Crossword

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Feb 2, 2016
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for sleeping quarters bunkhouse
person who inhabits, works in, or is familiar with swamps swamper
person who drives draft animals (mules) skinner
implement drawn between rows of growing plants to loosen the earth cultivator
inclined to quarrel or fight readily pugnacious
being lighter in weight, texture, etc. than another item or object lightweight
arrogant; pertly self-assertive cockier
to go with impatient exaggerated movements flounced
having the power or quality of deciding decisive
part of tack or harness of a horse bridled
protective defensively
pleased with oneself complacently
composition used for whitening whitewashed
Confederate Soldier graybacks
liking or enjoying taste of something relish
large bundle or package prepared for shipping, storage, etc bale

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Of Mice and Men Vocabulary Crossword

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Apr 27, 2016
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Without Respect Contemptuously
Painful or damaging shock Jarred
A manner suggesting something bad will happen Ominously
Tough by experience Pugnacious
Ill humor Sullenness
To walk exageratedly Flounced
Manner showing arrogant superiority Imperiously
Brought low in spirit Crestfallen
To want something better than your present situation Discontent
Blunt direct manner Brusquely
Confused Bemused
Having little elasticity Brittle
Someone eager to fight Belligerently
To express extreme contempt Scornfully
Turn away Averted
A manner expressing sarrow Plaintively
Favorably inclined Mollified
A feeling of righteous anger Indignation
Something causing death or misery Scourges
Twisted Contorted
In a self - satisfied manner Complacently
Spots of color Mottled

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Recovery Crossword

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Sep 26, 2016
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build (something) again after it has been damaged or destroyed Rebuilding
the fact or condition of being addicted to a particular substance, thing, or activity Addiction
the release of an offender from detention, subject to a period of good behavior under supervision Probation
a deeply distressing or disturbing experience Trauma
something that is kept or meant to be kept unknown or unseen by others Secrets
the act or manner or an instance of treating someone or something Treatment
a species of matter of definite chemical composition Substance
the action of stopping something from happening or arising Prevention
obtain possession or use of (something) again after losing it Regaining
the action of restoring someone to health or normal life through training and therapy after imprisonment, addiction, or illness Rehabilitation
treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder Therapy
to fall or slip back into a former state, practice, etc Relapse
a time of intense difficulty, trouble, or danger Crisis
a substance used for medical treatment Medication
the object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired result Goals
chemical analysis of urine Urinalysis
an assertion that something said, believed, alleged, etc., is false Denial
the fact or condition of being accountable; responsibility Accountability
manner of behaving or conducting oneself Behavior
the way in which two or more concepts, objects, or people are connected, or the state of being connected Relationships
the act or instance of making or becoming different Change
the process of taking care of children until they are old enough to take care of themselves : the things that parents do to raise a child Parenting
something that causes something else to happen Trigger
to face and deal with responsibilities, problems, or difficulties, especially successfully or in a calm or adequate manner Coping
something that indicates bounds or limits; a limiting or bounding line Boundaries

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Literary Terms Crossword

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May 5, 2016
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literary reference to a familiar thing allusion
conflict with another character Charactervscharacter
the turning point in a story (comes after the rising action) climax
comparison of two or more similar objects analogy
author's own account of his/her own life autobiography
story of a person's life written by someone else biography
the problem; something vs. something else conflict
stretching the truth exaggeration
the begining of a story exposition
kind of writing that explains something expository
category or type (of literature) genre
the lesson of a story theme
person telling the story narrator
words or phrases that convey the opposite meaning or expected outcome irony
problem from INSIDE of a person internal conflict
main character of the story protagonist
sequence of events in a story plot
the author's attitude toward the subject of a work tone
group of lines forming a unit in a poem stanza
point of view in which the reader knows all thoughts, feelings, and actions of all the characters omnicient

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Credit Cards Crossword

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Oct 18, 2016
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Any card that may be used repeatedly to borrow money or buy products and services on credit. Creditcards
Any card that may be used repeatedly to borrow money or buy products and services on credit. Debitcards
A payment made to a professional person or to a professional or public body in exchange for advice or services. Fees
A current medium of exchange in the form of coins and banknotes; coins and banknotes collectively Money
The fee charged by a lender to a borrower for the use of borrowed money, usually expressed as an annual percentage of the principal; the rate is dependent upon the time value of money, the credit risk of the borrower, and the inflation rate. Interest
The amount of money owed to the credit card company. CreditcardBalance
A place where you can keep your money safe Bankaccount
When you don't pay bills on time Badcredit
When you pay your bills on time Goodcredit
A contractual agreement in which a borrower receives something of value now and agrees to repay the lender at some later date. Credit
When a person you work for or your boss pays you not in cash Check
A price that one has to pay Bill
When you put money or a check into your acount deposit
The record of use of debt. Credithistory
A bank account equally shared by two or more people Jointaccount
Charged by a credit card company each year for use of a credit card. Annualfee
A three digit number that summarizes how well a person or business has handled debt and credit Creditscore
The total cost of borrowing, including interest and fees, expressed in a dollar amount. financecharge
Consumers or businesses seek legal assistance when bills cannot be paid. Bankruptcy
An amount owed Debt

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Career Crossword

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Nov 23, 2016
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an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person's life and with opportunities for progress. Career
the imparting or exchanging of information by speaking, writing, or using some other medium. Communication
a series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep Dream
series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep. "I had a recurrent dream about falling from great heights" Education
understandings and personal attributes that make individuals more likely to gain employment and to be successful in their chosen occupations". Employability
a project or undertaking, especially a bold or complex one. Enterprise
the action of exploring an unfamiliar area. Exploration
a break or hole in an object or between two objects. Gap
the object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired result. Goals
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
the ability to assess and initiate things independently. Initiative
a paid position of regular employment. Job
an act of travelling from one place to another. Journey
knowledge acquired through study, experience, or being taught Learning
a job or profession. Occupation
the action of organizing something. Organisation
the process of making plans for something. Planning
the process of finding solutions to difficult or complex issues. Problem solving
coming after, less important than, or resulting from someone or something else that is primary. Secondary
management of or by oneself; the taking of responsibility for one's own behaviour and well-being. Self managment
the ability to do something well; expertise. Skills

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