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  • Common Core alignment to a Definition Match puzzle is to the key phrase "Precise Meaning".
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    Precise Meaning: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4e, 3.4d, 4.4c, 5.4c, 6.4c, 7.4c, 8.4c, 9-10.4c, 11-12.4c
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    Olympic Sports Definition Match #1 --

    Directions: MATCH the Olympic Sports vocabulary list with its definition. Use the pull down menu bar to select the letter match for the Olympic Sports word puzzle with 13 vocabulary words.
    When you hit "Submit," you will get back the correct Olympic Sports definition match #1 answers, the percentage score for the correct answers and a sentence.
    Clue: These two Olympic Sports vocabulary word listscome from Olympic Sports activities. In addition to this Olympic Sports Definition Match with an Olympic Sports word list of 13 vocabulary words, also provides a Olympic Sports Fill-in-the-Blank word game.

    See also more word lists from the Word List on the home page, a Olympic Sports Word Puzzle, Word Search, Crossword, Synonym and Antonym puzzle and a True or False activity.
    You have permission to print Olympic Sports word puzzles for more vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Word List
    1) harmony
    2) celebration
    3) colleague
    4) adept
    5) defeated
    6) ambiguous
    7) extravaganza
    8) disagreement
    9) competition
    10) ebullient
    11) exact
    12) controversy
    13) goldmetal
    Definition List
    A)  Highly skilled (adj.)
    B)  Susceptible to multiple interpretations (adj.)
    C)  Observance with festivities (noun)
    D)  A fellow member; an associate in a profession (noun)
    E)  Contest of skill between rivals (noun)
    F)  Discussion marked esp. by expression of opposing views; a dispute (noun)
    G)  Vanquished; not victorious (adj.)
    H)  Having different opinions; a quarrel; state of being at odds (noun)
    I)  Filled with excitement (adj.)
    J)  Beyond what is usual ; a spectacular show (noun)
    K)  Strictly accurate (adj.)
    L)  Highest award in competition (noun)
    M)  Feeling of agreement or accord (noun)

    Olympic Sports - Definition Match #2 --

    Directions: MATCH the Olympic Sports vocabulary word list with the proper definitions of the 13 words in letters "A to M" in the right hand column. Use the pull down "Select" bar to choose the correct letter match for Olympic Sports vocabulary.
    When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct answers and a percentage score for correct answers about Olympic Sports vocabulary.
    Clue: The Olympic Sports vocabulary list comes from activities and facts. In addition to this Definition Match exercise, also provides an Interactive Puzzle, Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Synonym or Antonym and True or False activity with these same 26 vocabulary words for Olympic Sports.
    You have permission to make a paper copy for more vocabulary study about Olympic Sports at home or in classes.
    Word List
    1) inspire
    2) unscrupulous
    3) precise
    4) opponent
    5) principled
    6) spectacle
    7) motivate
    8) triumphant
    9) sportsmanlike
    10) morose
    11) pageantry
    12) stamina
    13) irritate
    Definition List
    A)  Stimulate and influence (verb)
    B)  Exasperate; annoy (verb)
    C)  Marked by a sullen and gloomy disposition; with melancholy (adj.)
    D)  Stimulate to action (verb)
    E)  Adversary (noun)
    F)  Colorful, rich, gorgeous or splendid public display (noun)
    G)  Clearly expressed (adj.)
    H)  Based by ethical assumption (adj.)
    I)  A public performance exhibited to view as unusual, notable or entertaining, esp. eye-catching (noun)
    J)  Gracious winner or loser (adj.)
    K)  Power to sustain effort (noun)
    L)  Thrilled from victory (adj.)
    M)  Contemptuous of what is right (adj.)