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1. action or speech that makes someone annoyed or angry, especially deliberately provocation
3. silly and pointless. fatuous
5. lack of thoroughness, depth of character, or serious thought. superficiality
7. the closing down or dismissal of an assembly, partnership, or official body dissolution
9. abnormally thin or weak, especially because of illness or a lack of food. emaciated
11. the complete loss or absence of hope. despair
13. the practice of seeking knowledge of the future or the unknown by supernatural means. divinations
15. an agreement made by opposing sides in a war to stop fighting for a certain time; a truce. armistice
2. in a way that attempts to avoid notice or attention; secretively. surreptitiously
4. escape or avoid, especially by cleverness or trickery. evade
6. the state or process of being or becoming degenerate; decline or deterioration. degeneration
8. a departure from what is normal, usual, or expected, typically one that is unwelcome. aberration
10. so lacking in originality as to be obvious and boring. banal
12. a violent or sudden change or disruption to something. upheaval
14. unnecessary, especially through being more than enough. superfluous

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To Kill A Mockingbird Chapters 10-12 Crossword

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to commit a harmful or illegal crime perpetrated
not certain or fixed tentatively
find out for certain ascertaining
to make someone annoyed or angry provocation
an offspring from parent brother to sister sibling
a peroid of keeping awake vigil
next to or adjoining adjacent
a picture,description,or immitation caricture
innocent or unsuspecting ingenuous
a depature from whats normal aberration
regard somthing being caused by attribute
severe stict or unmanor austere
entirely lacking or free from devoid
relating to the christian church ecclesiastical
observation reconnaissance
morally correct behavior or thinking rectitude
first principal of a subject rudiments
quiet or rather depressed subdued
showing strong feeling vehemently
questioning interrogation

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Transcendentalism Crossword

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a heavy blow with the hand or hard object clout
lacking some property, order, or distinctness of structure prevoiusly or usually latent, in particular degenerate
an unnecessairily or excessively large amount or number of somehting superfluities
to restore friendly relationships between reconcile
genuine meaning of what one sayss or does earnestly
of such excellence, grandeur, or beauty as to inspire great admiration or awe sublime
doing something in a quick or hurried way hasty
cause (someone) to feel drained of energy or vitality eneverate
to destroy utterly; wipe out obliterates
a thing, especially a vegetable, fit to be eaten escluents
to render something ineffective or harmless by applying an opposite force or effect neutralize
a thing that provides resistance, delay, or obstruction hinderance
the part of a plant embryo that develops into the primary root radicle
a person or thing from which a person, animal, or plant is descended or originates progenitor
cause (something or someone) to be permeated or infused by something transfuse

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Vocabulary Review unit one Crossword

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lacking originality; overused; commonplace banal
determined by personal judgment; based on impulse arbitrary
to lower the spirits of demoralize
motivated only by financial gain; greedy mercenary
expressed clearly in a few words; to the point; concise succinct
to find innocent or blameless absolve
distributed thinly sparse
a tendency to think, act or behave in a certain way inclination
great praise or applause; enthusiastic approval acclaim
to prevent or discourage from doing somethin deter
to stain the honor of someone or something taint
to increase or intensify escalate
bitter hostility animosity
close; near to something adjacent
to stop; bring to an end terminate
to intrude or trespass on; to go beyond the limits infringe
a new custom, method, or invention; something newly introduced innovation
differing from what is customary; odd eccentric
a perfect example of a general quality or type epitome
to reply, especially in a quick, sharp, or witty way retort
unselfish concern for the welfare of others altruistic
no longer active or in use; out-of-date obsolete
following in time or order; next subsequent
good-natured; friendly and pleasant amiable
intense enthusiasm zeal

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U.S History Unit 2 Review Crossword

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American oil industry tycoon and philanthropist , started the standard oil company Rockefeller
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in a company Monopoly
which claim to apply biological concepts of natural selection and survival of the fittest to sociology and politics Social Darwinism
a person who seeks to promote the welfare of others, especially by the generous donation of money to good causes. Philanthropist
Scottish American industrialist who led the enormous expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century. Carnegie
came to America from areas that had not traditionally supplied settlers to the US. New Immigrants
was an attack by the Colorado National Guard and Colorado Fuel & Iron Company camp guards on a tent colony of 1,200 striking coal miners and their families Ludlow
was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States on May 11, 1894. It pitted the American Railway Union (ARU) Pullman Strike
, sometimes referred to as the Great Upheaval, began on July 14 in Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States after the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O) cut wages for the third time in a year. Great Railroad Strike
was an Irish-born American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent labor and community organizer. Mother Jones
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups. Ghetto
was a philosopher and economist famous for his ideas about capitalism and communism. Marx, in conjunction Karl Marx

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NIGHT UNIT 1 VOCABULARY Crossword

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a Transylvanian village that belonged then to Hungary sighet
the major Jewish spring festival that commemorates the liberation of the Israelites from Egyptian slavery, lasting seven or eight days from the 15th day of Nisan passover
name of Elie's oldest sister Hilda
name of Elie's middle sister Bea
name of Elie's youngest sister Tzipora
name of the Beadle Moishe
an official order or proclamation issued by a person in authority edict
destruction or slaughter on a mass scale, especially caused by fire or nuclear war holocaust
author of the book "Night" eliewiesel
Elie believed he lived to become a ___________. witness
a unified body of individuals community
site of Nazi concentration camp in Poland during WWll Auchswitcz
the building where a Jewish assembly or congregation meets for religious worship and instruction synagogue
he established concentration camps to exterminate the Jews adolfhitler
destroy utterly; obliterate annihilate
take hold of suddenly and forcibly seize
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups ghetto
the street Elie lives on in the large ghetto serpentstreet
In the preface, Elie had trouble getting his book what? published
the German secret police under Nazi rule gestapo
.belief characterized by self-delusion or dreamy confusion of thought mysticism
kept secret, especially because it would not be approved of surreptitious

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Cold War Crossword Puzzle

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struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2 Cold War
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations Superpower
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war Iron Curtain
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations United Nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism Containment
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2 Marshall Plan
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949 nato
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China arms race
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist korean war
communist insurgents in South Vietnam Viet Cong
war between North and South Vietnam vietnamwar
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall domino theory
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy covertaction
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s detente
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack Deterrence
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba Fidel Castro
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies Warsaw Pact
Chinese communist leader maozedong
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953 Josephstalin
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War ronaldreagan
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade berlinairlift
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt yaltaconference
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain" winstonchurchill
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common communism
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev glasnost
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks guerillas
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight hochiminh
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union space race
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China Cultural Revolution

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Literary Devices Crossword

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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

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Things Fall Apart Vocabulary Crossword

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A Spanish or Portuguese nobleman of the highest rank Grandees
not certain or fixed; provisional tentative
a priest or priestess acting as a medium through whom advice or prophecy was sought from the gods in classical antiquity. Oracle
deny the truth of (a statement), especially by asserting the opposite. Contradicted
make amends or reparation. Atone
expressing or feeling sincere regret and remorse; remorseful. Repentant
involving or requiring strenuous effort; difficult and tiring. Arduous
n a way that is uncertain, indefinite, or unclear; roughly. Vaguely
deserving contempt; despicable. Contemptible
a slender threadlike appendage of a climbing plant, often growing in a spiral form, that stretches out and twines around any suitable support. Tendrils
an officer who makes public announcements in a court of justice. Crier
a quavering or vibratory sound, especially a rapid alternation of sung or played notes. Trill
a person sent on a special mission, usually as a diplomatic representative. Emissary
skilled at gaining an advantage, especially deceitfully. Wily
looking exhausted and unwell, especially from fatigue, worry, or suffering. Haggard
feel deep respect or admiration for (something). Revered
liable to cause intoxication. Intoxicating
move suddenly and powerfully forward or upward. Surged
climb, move, or get in or out of something in an awkward and laborious way, typically using both hands and feet. Clambered
in a serious and severe manner, especially when asserting authority or exercising discipline. Sternly
a popular trend, especially in styles of dress and ornament or manners of behavi Fashion
the action of saying farewell. Valediction
the quality of being characterized by vigorous activity and progress. Dynamism
unwilling and hesitant; disinclined. Reluctant
a medium to large long-winged bird of prey that typically has a forked tail and frequently soars on updrafts of air. Kite
a strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liqui Torrents
not quite right; inappropriate or out of place. Amiss
a final demand or statement of terms, the rejection of which will result in retaliation or a breakdown in relations. Ultimatum
given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior. Capricious
a dry, dusty easterly or northeasterly wind on the West African coast, occurring from December to February. Harmattan
be about to happen. Impending
in a manner that shows the symptoms of a fever. Feverishly
separated from or existing without the body. Disembodied
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
well meaning and kindly. Benevolent
stimulate or give rise to (a reaction or emotion, typically a strong or unwelcome one) in someone. Provoked
inducing feelings of anxiety or worry. Disquieting
in a way that produces powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind. Vividly
a thing that causes disgust or hatred. Abomination
the remnants of a liquid left in a container, together with any sediment or grounds. Dregs
(of vegetation) rich and profuse in growth; lush. Luxuriant
perceive or recognize (something). Discerned
having great power, influence, or effect. Potent
having or showing a wish to do evil to others. Malevolent
not having or showing foresight; spendthrift or thoughtless Improvident
amusement, especially as expressed in laughter. Mirth
wildly excited or uncontrolled. Frenzied
wildly excited or uncontrolled. Mortar
Abrupt and curt in manner or speech Brusqueness
forbidding or uninviting Grim
able to be shown to be right or reasonable; defensible. Justifiable
making great demands on one's skill, attention, or other resources. Exacting
having or showing tenacity and grim persistence. Dogged
be incompatible or at variance; clash. "parents' and children's interests some Conflicted
deficient in quantity or quality; lacking fullness or richness; scanty; inadequate: Meagre/meager
a much thickened underground part of a stem or rhizome, e.g., in the potato, serving as a food reserve and bearing buds from which new plants arise. Tubers
assuming power or authority without justification; arrogant and domineering. Imperious
in an initial stage; beginning to happen or develop. Incipient
lack of good sense; foolishness. Folly
skill or expertise in a particular activity or field. Prowess

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Drive Safe Crossword

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Something to avoid while driving DISTRACTIONS
Do not do this on your phone while driving TEXTING
To not be intoxicated SOBER
This is required by law to drive LICENSE
Never leave them alone in a vehicle CHILD
Lack of this can cause impaired driving SLEEP
A lifesaving restraint SEATBELT
Watch for these to cross the road PEDESTRIANS
Turn these on for safety LIGHTS
Not all vehicle ______ _____________ operate the same way SAFETYFEATURES
People the driver is responsible for PASSENGERS
A pace by which you must abide by SPEEDLIMIT
How the driver indicates which way they are turning BLINKER
Regularly check your vehicle for RECALLS
Many vehicle crashes involve ______ error HUMAN

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Computer Crossword Puzzle

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A screen that displays an image that is being generated by a computer. monitor
The set of keys that are used to type words on a computer or typewriter. keyboard
A small device that is connected to a computer that you move with your hand to help you click on items on the computer screen. mouse
A machine that is used for printing documents, pictures, etc. printer
An electronic device that can intensify speeches, music, etc., and made audible throughout a room, hall, or the like. speaker
A set of facts or figures that can be displayed through a computer, especially in columns. table
or the Central Processing Unit is the component of a computer system that processes and exchanges data with the peripherals. CPU
The main circuit board of a computer that holds together many of the important components of a computer. motherboard
are on a keyboard to help you enter information on the computer. Keys
where you can find the images on your electronic device. Screen
where you can find the physical components of an electronic device. hardware
a computer program where you can look up and information on the internet. Browser
A group of files or documents that are stored together by a title on your computer. folders
A brief comment or explanation. notes
A small picture on a computer screen that represents a program or function that can be opened. icons
Booting a computer system again usually due to a problem. reboot
A special kind of cord that enables you to connect a computer to another device. USB
An disk that contains usually a video recording or computer data. DVD
To look up something. search

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