Sophomore Vocabulary Word Crossword Puzzle

Sophomore Vocabulary Test Word Crossword Puzzle High Schools

Sophomore Vocabulary Word Crossword Puzzle

Across

  1. Acquiesce – (v.) to accept without protest
  2. Renegade – (n.) a deserter, outlaw
  3. Bequeath – (v.) to give or pass on as an inheritance
  4. Deviate – (v.) to turn aside; to stray from a norm
  5. Antipathy – (n.) a strong dislike, hostile feeling
  6. Fathom – (v.) to understand, get to the bottom of
  7. Elevate – (v.) synonym for escalate
  8. Acrid – (adj) harsh in taste or color
  9. Amend – (v.) change in a formal way
  10. Condolence – (n.) an expression of sympathy
  11. Extol – (v) to praise extravagently
  12. Etiquette – correct behavior
  13. Facile – (adj.) easily done or attained
  14. Guile – (n) treacherous cunning, trickery
  15. Bereft – (adj., part.) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
  16. Irrelevant – (adj) not to the point, not applicable or pertinent
  17. Assiduous – (adj.) persistent, attentive, diligent
  18. Ominous – (adj) threatening, bad omen
  19. Lamentable – (adj.) to be regretted or pitied
  20. Misconstrue – (v) to interpret wrongly, mistake the meaning of
  21. Innocuous – (adj.) harmless, inoffensive
  22. Stately – (adj) dignified, majestic
  23. Sojourn – (n) a temporary stay
  24. Reiterate – (adj) to say again, repeat
  25. Pliable – (adj) easily bent, flexible, easily influenced
  26. Muse – (v) to think about in a dreamy way, ponder
  27. Prefix
  28. Patent – (n) exclusive rights over an invention (v) to arrange or obtain such rights
  29. Placate – (v) to appease, soothe, pacify
  30. Scrupulous – (adj.) exact, careful, attending thoroughly to details
  31. Protrude – (v.) to stick out, thrust forth

Sophomore Vocabulary Word Crossword Puzzle

Down

  1. Abhor – (v.) to regard with horror or loathing
  1. Duress – (n) compulsion by threat
  2. Brash – (adj.) prone to act in a hasty manner
  3. Tepid – (adj) lukewarm, unenthusiastic
  4. Implicate – (v.) to involve in
  5. Adversary – (n) an enemy, opponent
  6. Figurative
  7. Covet – (v.) to desire something belonging to another
  8. Turbulent – (adj.) disorderly, riotous, violent
  9. Quell – (v) to subdue, put down forcibly
  10. Compunction – (n) remorse, regret
  11. Elated – (adj) in high spirits, jubilant, extremely pleased
  12. Finite – (adj.) having limits
  13. Gnarled – (adj.) knotted, twisted, lumpy
  14. Brandish – (v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
  15. Converge – (v.) to move toward one point, approach nearer together
  16. Impervious – (adj) not affected or hurt by
  17. Profess – (v.) to affirm openly
  18. Spontaneous – (adj.) not planned or engineered in advance
  19. Esteem – (v) to regard highly (n) a highly favorable opinion or judgement
  20. Pinnacle – (n) a high peak or point
  21. Malevolent – (adj.) spiteful, showing ill will
  22. Inter – (v.) to bury, commit to the earth
  23. Superficial – (adj) on or near the surface; concerned with or understanding only what is on the surface, shallow
  24. Ironic – (adj) suggesting a incongruity between what might be expected and what actually happens
  25. Limpid – (adj.) clear, transparent
  26. Unfeigned – (adj.) sincere, real, without pretense
  27. Potent – (adj.) powerful
  28. Chastise – (v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction
  29. Poignant – (adj.) deeply affecting, touching
  30. Squalid – (adj.) filthy, wretched, debased
  31. Dearth – (n) a lack or scarcity, inadequate supply, a famine

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