vocab words Crossword

Created
Apr 27, 2016
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inflict a violent and disfiguring injury on mutilate
inequality , condition , or fact of being exact & accurate precision
the action of solving a problem , dispute , or contentious matter resolution
indulge in an unrestrained way in (something that creates a pleasurable sensation ) wallow
stretched or pulled tight taut
the point at which someone/something is perfect acme
regard something as being caused by someone/something attribute
make someone/something seem unimportant belittle
transport or carry to a place convey
a belief(s) held & taught by a church ,political party ,or other groups doctrine
remove by cutting excise
originating in characteristic of a distant foreign country exotic
looking exhausted/unwell from worry/suffering haggard
expressing in a cheerful and self confident manner jaunty
a place where things join juncture
not requiring much skill and lacking prestige menial
a weapon or attack with a countermove parry
relating to an animal(s) preying naturally predatory
cause severe and extensive damage to ravage
the way in which someone stands stance
showy but cheap and of poor quality tawdry
person who deserts one party or cause in orden to join an opposing one. turncoat
not arrogant : modest unassuming
roll about or lie relaxed in mud or water ; to keep cool wallow
shake with a quivering motion waver

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vocab. Word Search

Created
Feb 1, 2017
Type
Word Search
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acme
attribute
belittle
convey
doctrine
excise
exotic
haggard
jaunty
juncture
menial
parry
predatory
ravage
stance
tawdry
turncoat
unassuming
wallow
waver

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Old Man and The Sea Vocabulary Crossword

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Apr 28, 2016
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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

To injure Mutilated
Accuracy Precision
Determining Resolution
To bathe in mud or another similar substance Wallow
Tight Taut
Peak Acme
Feature Attrubute
To portray as less impressive Belittle
To bring Convey
Taught Doctrine
Taxes Excise
Foreign Exotic
Wild in appearance Haggard
Spritely Jaunty
Joined Junction
Humble Menial
Ward off Parry
Preying on other organisms Predatory
Havoc Ravage
Position Stance
Gaudy Tawdry
Betrayer Turncoat
Not assuming Unassuming
To move position Waver

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Vocabulary Crossword

Created
Apr 25, 2016
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

inflict a violent and disfiguring injury upon mutilated
being exact and accurate precision
a firm decision on what to do resolution
to live self indulgently wallowing
stretched or pulled tight taut
the point at which something is most successful acme
feature or aspect of something attribute
make something or someone feel unimportant belittle
transport or carry to a place convey
a belief or set of beliefs held and taught by a group doctrine
tax levied on certain goods and commodities excise
strikingly unusual or strange in effect or appearance exotic
looking exhausted and unwell, from fatigue, or worry. haggard
having or expressing a lively, cheerful, and self-confident manner jaunty
a particular point in events or time juncture
not requiring much skill and lacking prestige menial
ward off parry
relating to or denoting an animal preying naturally on others predatory
cause severe and extensive damage to ravage
the way in which someone stands; person's posture stance
showy, but cheap, and of poor quality tawdry
a person who deserts one party, or cause in order to join an apposing one turncoat
modest; not pretentious or arrogant unassuming
shake with quivering motion waver

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Sat Words Crossword

Created
Mar 28, 2017
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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

highest point acme
cut out excise
foreign exotic
wasted haggard
joining together juncture
lowly menial
evade parry
preying on predatory
ruin ravage
hesitate waver

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UNIT 7 Quiz Words 11-20 Crossword

Created
Oct 25, 2016
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Crossword
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lowly, humble, lacking importance or dignity; a person who does the humble tasks menial
to ward off, fend off, avoid; a defensive movement in fencing and other sports parry
preying on, plundering, or piratical predatory
to destroy, lay waste, ruin; ruinous damage or destruction ravage
a way of holding the body; an attitude or position on an issue stance
showy and flashy but lacking in good taste tawdry
a person who switches to an opposing side or party turncoat
not putting on airs, unpretentious; modest unassuming
to roll about in a lazy, clumsy, or helpless way; to over indulge; a wet muddy area used by animals wallow
to move to and fro, become unsteady; to show lack of firmness or decision waver

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vocab 6-10 Crossword

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Feb 17, 2016
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v. to move to and fro, become unsteady; to show lack of firmness or decision Waver
v. to roll about in a lazy, clumsy, or helpless way; to overindulge in; to have in abundance Wallow
adj. not putting on airs, unpretentious; modest Unassuming
adj. showy and flashy but lacking in good taste Tawdry
lowly, humble, lacking importance or dignity Menial
n. a joining together; the point at which two things are joined Juncture
adj. thin, pale, and careworn as a result of worry or suffering; wild-looking Haggard,
n. a belief, principle, or teaching; a system of such beliefs or principles; a formulation of such beliefs or principles Doctrine
, v. to transport; to transmit; to communicate, make known; to transfer ownership or title to Convey
, to assign to, credit with; to regard as caused by or resulting from Attribute
n. a person or thing carrying the blame for others Scapegoat
adj. bold, determined; firm Resolute
n. an effect or consequence of some action or event, result; an echo or reverberation Repercussion
v. to wash away impurities, clean up Purge

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SAT Lesson 3 Crossword

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Mar 28, 2017
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highest point acme
cut out excise
foreign exotic
wasted haggard
a joining together juncture
lowly menial
evade parry
preying on predatory
ruin ravage
hesitate waver

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vocabulary Crossword

Created
Apr 28, 2016
Type
Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Inflict a violent and disfiguring injury on. mutilated
exact and accurate precision
A firm desision to do or not do something. resolution
To live self indulgently. Wallowing
Stretched or pulled tight. taut
The highest point. acme
To consider as a characteristic of a person, thing, or group. Attribute
Portray as less impressive than appearances indicate. belittle
To carry from one place to another. convey
Something that is taught. doctrine
A tax. excise
Of foreign origin or character. exotic
A gaunt wasted, or exhausted appearance from suffering or anxiety. haggard
Easy and sprightly in manner or bearing. jaunty
A serious state of affairs;crisis juncture
Lowly and sometimes degrading. menial
Evade or dodge. parry
Preying on other organisms. predatory
To work havoc upon. ravage
Position or bearing of the body while standing. stance
Gaudy, showy, and cheap. tawdry
Changed to the opposite party or faction. turncoat
Modest, unpretentious. unassuming
To sway to and fro. waver

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Vocabulary Sections 7-9 Crossword

Created
Apr 26, 2016
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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

the top of a point acme
to underestimate; to make something appear smaller than it is belittle
to ward off; dodge parry
to pair up; join together juncture
a belief, principle, or teaching doctrine
gaudy, flashy, lacking in good taste tawdry
become unsteady; to show lack of firmness or decision waver
unusual; charmingly unfamiliar exotic
pallid, careworn, wild-looking haggard
to transport; to transmit convey
puzzling, mystifying, or enigmatic cryptic
hatred, hostility, an enemy enmity
very passionate, emotional; blazing fervent
to make of no value; cancel, wipe out nullify
a very close friend, buddy crony
to plunge straight down plummet
a substitute, someone who fills in the role for another proxy
to cause irritation, bitterness rankle
self-controlled, unresponsive stoical
tireless, steady, vigor unflagging
suitable, appropriate apt
a short club used as a weapon; to use force to gain a point bludgeon
to corrupt; a line or a straight passage defile
to advance beyond the limits; trespass encroach
fame, glory, prestige, celebrity renown
a young person with extraordinary talent prodigy
having to do with punishment or jail penal
freedom from punishment impunity
loner, someone who is isolated from the world recluse
the greatest in strength or power; major predominant

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Civil War Crossword

Created
Mar 10, 2016
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Crossword
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considered the most important engagement in the American Civil War Gettysburg
16th president Abraham Lincoln
first president of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis
first state to secede from the Union South Carolina
first battle fought in Arkansas in the Civil War Big Sugar Creek
first battle fought in the Civil War (debatable) bull run
general for the Confederate States of America Robert E Lee
general for the Union Army (North) Ulysses S Grant
OFFICIAL start of the Civil War Fort Sumter
this is the name of the Courthouse where the Confederate Army officially surrendered Appomattox
A book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe during the Civil War Uncle Tom's Cabin
a Northern Abolitionist party formed in 1840 Liberty Party
after a fearsome skirmish in 1850, a savage war was sparked giving a state this name Bleeding Kansas
the bloodiest day in American History Antietam
this caused every man in America to join the army unless he could furnish a substitute or pay the government $300 Military Draft
a turning point in the Civil War Vicksburg
a person who was against slavery and tried to do something about it Abolitionist
one of the only major Civil War battles in Arkansas Calico Rock
this man completed the March to the Sea Sherman
slave that fought for the freedom of him and his wife in a Supreme Court Dred Scott

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