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Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry 2 Crossword


is a debt instrument, secured by the collateral of specified real estate property, that the borrower is obliged to pay back with a predetermined set of payments mortgage
a feeling of intense irritation or annoyance exasperation
abnormally thin or weak, especially because of illness or a lack of food emaciated
thinly scattered or distributed: sparsely
adverb form of pensive pensively
in a way that shows great attention to detail; very thoroughly meticulously
a person's inherent qualities of mind and character: disposition
is a system where the landlord/planter allows a tenant to use the land in exchange for a share of the crop. Sharecropping
arousing one's curiosity or interest; fascinating intriguing
morose, bad-tempered, and resentful; refusing to be cooperative or cheerful sulky
evil or morally wrong wicked
(of land) too poor to produce much or any vegetation barren
in a reluctant or resentful manner: grudgingly
in a distraught way owing to fear, anxiety, or other emotion frantically
the sound of a bell, especially when rung solemnly for a death or funeral knell

Lesson 7 Vocabulary Crossword


Something that is large gigantic
Curiosity intriguing
To recognize differences distinguish
Look carefully or closely observe
Fake or not real phony
To come into view with large size loom
Admirable impressive
Funny looking zany
To be in agreement correspond
Loud raucous

Character Traits Crossword Puzzle


being courangeous brave
some who sees the upsides in life faithful
someone who takes charge leader
some who isn't afraid confident
someone charitable giving
someone easy to be with friendly
comforting and easy to be around pleasant
filled with anger anger
wanting something very much eager
showing envy jealous
not giving sufficient attention careless
loud noisy
unsettling in a unpleasant way strange
getting what you want all the time spoiled
eager to know or learn something curious
showing appreciation grateful
being able to work with others cooperative
giving someone support encouraging
showing a desire to succeed ambitious
being competent efficient
immoral or malevolent evil
domineering bossy
quick to understand clever
lacking excitement dull
not much emotion calm
noisy and disorderly rowdy
showing willingness tolerant
unpleasantly rough harsh
showing no mercy cruel
lucky fortunate
humorous to others funny
able to obey, listen obedient
fearing nothing, confident fearless
feeling uncertain doubtful
full of energy energetic
wanting your way demanding

Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry Crossword


making or constituting a disturbingly harsh and loud noise raucous
engaged in, involving, or reflecting deep or serious thought pensively
a large number multitude
having or expressing a buoyant or self-confident air jauntily
abnormally thin or weak emaciated
gloomy or in a bad mood morosely
having or displaying a friendly and pleasent manner amiaibly
number of prickly scrambling shrubs briars
thin, not dense sparsely
a slight obscuration of the lower atmospere haze
subjection of someone or something to contemptuous a dismissive language or behavior ridiculed
arranged objects tiered
high pitched and piercing shrilly
repeated several times as an echo reverberated
working or produced my machines or machinery mechanically
heavy duty waterproof cloth tarapaulin
a series of rapid audible blows rapped
shine brightly beamed
incongruously varied in appearance or character motley
a strong or habitual liking for something or tendency to do something penchant
a continuing sound that is unchanging in pitch and without intonation monotone
feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as unfair treatment indignant
strong, healthy, and full of energy vigorously
with excessive speed or urgency, hurriedly hastily
behavior showing high moral standards virtues
group of people throngs
active, fast, and energetic briskly
a knot or coil of hair arranged on the back of a woman's head chignon
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing diction
not expressing or revealing commitment to a definite opinion of action noncommital

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

Tone Words Crossword Puzzle


to regard with extreme repugnance or aversion; detest utterly; loathe; abominate Abhorring
difficult ti understand Abstruse
harsh or severe, as of temper or expression Acerbic
cautioning, advising, or counseling against; reproving or scolding, especially in a mild and good-willed manner; reminding Admonishing
uncertainty or fluctuatuation Ambivalent
acting in opposition Antagonist
having or showing little or no emotion Apathetic
uneasy or fearful about something that might happen Apprehensive
extremely bold or daring Audacious
warlike Belligerent
joyous, merry, or gay in disposition Blithe
abrupt in manner Brusque
frank Candid
intended for instruction Didactic
serious in intention earnest
having or showing great warmth fervent
going straight to the point forthright
desperate or wild with excitement frantic
dark or dim gloomy
impressive in size grand
not partial or biased impartial
not in a direct course or path indirect
without formality or ceremony informal
characteristic of an enemy hostile
over the top dramatic histrionic

Chapter 7 Vocabulary Crossword


a friendly or pleasant manner Amiably
a bell tower or steeple housing bells, especially one that is part of a church Belfry
treat with an apparent kindness that betrays a feeling of superiority Patronize
showing great attention to detail; very careful and precise Meticulously
being cautious, not wanting to be seen or heard. Stealthily
to think very highly of one's self Smugly
dark and gloomy, especially due to thick mist Murky
lean and muscular Sinewy
abnormally thin or weak Emaciated
a harsh sound coming from the throat Guttural

Night Vocabulary Crossword


hendered,resticted encumbered
short,humorous stories anecdotes
sadness,depression melancholy
sealed against the entry hermetically
likely to cause an epidemic disease pestilential
returning to health after illness convalescent
coaxing by flattery blandishments
boisterous and disorderly raucous
agitation or wild excitement frenzy
grief,mourning lamentation
passed elapsed
made thin due to starvation emaciated
lacking strength,weak feeble
written discussion of a topic treatise
harmful influence contagion
expressing sorrow plaintive
left alone by death beareved
vigor energy vitality
the least desirable portions dregs
lack of emotion or feeling apathy

A Christmas Carol- Stave 2 Crossword


(of a person, event, or behavior) noisy, energetic, and cheerful; rowdy. Boisterous
a member of a gang that ambushes and robs people in forests and mountains. Brigands
making a certain situation or outcome likely or possible. Conducive
confirm or give support to (a statement, theory, or finding). corroborated
a small dome, especially a small dome on a drum on top of a larger dome, adorning a roof or ceiling. cupola
steal or violently remove valuable or attractive possessions from; plunder. Despoil
made smaller or less. diminished
refuse to acknowledge; deny. disclaimed
rise and fall irregularly in number or amount. fluctuated
not able to be controlled or restrained. irrepressible
cheerful and lighthearted. Jocund
responsible by law; legally answerable. liable
having luster; shining. lustrous
a feeling of pensive sadness, typically with no obvious cause. melancholy
make (someone) legally or morally bound to an action or course of action. obliged
not able to be seen through; not transparent. opaque
completely baffled; very puzzled. perplexed
contrary to reason or common sense; utterly absurd or ridiculous. preposterous
go or move back or further away from a previous position. receded
the process of claiming something back or of reasserting a right. reclamation
(especially of a person or human figure) lying down. recumbent
make a forcefully reproachful protest. remonstrate
address (someone) in such a way as to express disapproval or disappointment. reproach
firmly determined to do something. resolved
involving ignoble actions and motives; arousing moral distaste and contempt. sordid
the action of asking or begging for something earnestly or humbly. supplication
overcome (a difficulty or obstacle). surmounted
making a loud, confused noise; uproarious tumultuous
a loose garment, typically sleeveless and reaching to the wearer's knees, as worn in ancient Greece and Rome. tunic
a trace of something that is disappearing or no longer exists. vestige

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