have lots of free English worksheets, including this crossword that
provides great spelling and vocabulary practice.
Answers in this crossword begin with the letters EX. See clues and answers below the diagram. Note: If you solve this quickly, you should be EXceedingly happy. Others should EXTOL your talent and EXcellent abilities!
1. Careful noting of details
3. King Arthur's sword
5. Make more violent or severe
9. Do extremely well
11. Form a cavity or hole in something
13. Cause irritation or annoyance
15. Cry out in strong emotion
16. Investigate or look into
19. Enlarge beyond the truth
20. Elevate by praise21. Unremittingly severe in making demands
1. Mathematical symbol written to show the raising of a power
2. More than the usual, or proper, amount
4. Fine wood shavings used for packing
6. Easily roused into action or irritability
8. In Great Britain, the government department in charge of public revenues
9. An increase in size or scope
10. With the exclusion of
12. To give up something for something else
13. Serves as a pattern
14. Sudden noisy burst of energy
16. Passage from a book
17. Tax levied on certain commodities
18. To be greater than or superior to
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