Circus

Group 81

Puzzle 1

Mixture of grains, nuts and fruits
Having put fears, suspicions, anger to rest, calmed
Microstate in Europe between Spain and France
Larry the __ is the beach king on SpongeBob
Deep green stone; May’s birthstone
Anoxia is the __ of oxygen in the body
Aerial circus apparatus
CCR’s Fogerty was not the son of this politician
Ingrid __, actress of Casablanca
Hang __, human kite flying

Puzzle 2

US version of this holed cheese is called Swiss
Unexpected phonecall or visit by a salesman
Publication with photos and stories
Countdown device related to boiling and cooking
Conical headgear worn at birthday celebrations
Building in a funfair made to startle or amuse
A water chute ride at an amusement park
Right to choose a candidate in politics
Icon used as a facial expression
Something that establishes or serves as a pattern
A conclusive argument
Surgical removal of body tissue

Puzzle 3

Han Solo is frozen in __ in Star Wars
She takes you to your seat in the theater
A quarter
Caracas is the capital of __
Desires are __ by delays
Price paid to get into a circus, fair
Tissue or organ transplant, medical term
Book that Hitler penned while in prison
German noun for intense wistful longing
Dark azure edible fruit
Loose one-piece work garment to go over clothes
Veteran interviewer that had a longtime CNN show

Puzzle 4

What you hit when you want to sleep longer
David __, magician and endurance artist
Outline, plan for a meeting, to be voted on
Happening in a quick manner, well-timed
To allocate tasks, lessons, homework
__ and Ladders, aka Snakes and Ladders
Cartoon centered around the last of the airbenders
Australian __ dogs were bred for herding cows
Orchestra staple; a classical music must
Dutch port and colony in Brazil
Sabre-toothed tiger from the plains of Africa
Language of particular profession or group

Puzzle 5

High-end cuisine
Containing two or more metals, past tense
Popular cat breed from Thailand
Clothing, garments, attire, outerwear
To leave, desert, forsake, give up
Someone who has lost a limb to amputation
Titanic sister ships: Brittanic and __
A green wicked witch in an acclaimed musical
Chris Evans, Captain __ actor
Country in Persian Gulf, capital is Manama
Ruby __, song recorded by The Rolling Stones
Fred __, dancing partner of Ginger Rogers

Group 82

Puzzle 1

The Loch Ness monster lives in a __ Lake
Easily deceived
2015 Ryan Reynolds Sci-fi movie
Inherited disorder resulting in lack of melanin
Large pot for making stew over open fires
__ nose, also called a Roman nose
Battle won by Alexander the Great in the Punjab
Most __ contains fish scales
Othello’s motive for killing his love
Kind hearts are more than __
Andy Samberg stars in __ Nine-Nine
__ Man, white, puffy spokesman for a tire brand
Laboratories also do this besides testing
Act of tossing objects in a synchronized manner

Puzzle 2

Boy who refuses to grow created by J.M. Barrie
English king dubbed Lionheart
Cobra is a common name for __ snakes with hoods
A Summer Olympic sport
Canola oil comes from this plant
Joe __, guitar player, teacher of the stars
Agreement between two parties
Fiber crop that is extremely healthy
Outdoor slipper made of soft leather
Bangkok is the capital of __
Period of grief following loss of loved one
Transfer something to your computer
Somebody who is wildly irresponsible

Puzzle 3

Michael __, actor, married Catherine Zeta-Jones
Plane returning to the ground
Role of a naive young woman
To go somewhere without worrying about the risks
Virtual currency introduced in 2008
__ Bank, in the US the Federal Reserve
Said to be the stepping-stone to success
Carnivores are __ that eat only meat
__ up, don’t take things so seriously
Part of the body between chest and pelvis
Struck idiophone operated by a keyboard
Ozzie and __, post WWII sitcom started on radio
Suitcases and bags you check in at the airport

Puzzle 4

__ Mara, Girl With the Dragon Tattoo actress
Latin term for festival or celebration
Synonym of severe
Capital of Greece
Painting on wet plaster
Chest pain, like pressure or squeezing
__ régime, old French order of politics
Opposite of days
__ Combined, includes ski jumping, cross country
Ceremonial blade used in Wicca religion
Pitch interval, there are eight of them
Candy made by caramelizing sugar or molasses
Things that have value to an owner
The __ triggerfish is also known as Picasso

Puzzle 5

Part of stage towards the audience
Movie with Cary Grant and Sophia Loren
Shape with 4 right angles, but not 4 equal sides
Someone in charge of the well being of others
A kind of nut that combines with chocolate
Fish with long, needle teeth, huge fish
The secret WWII German codes were broken there
Defined by a concern with beauty or good taste
Someone who attends a lot of social events
Alvin and the __

Group 83

Puzzle 1

Starvation disorder caused by body image issues
Reduction on a price
__ oblige
Book __, someone hostile to books, learning
The __, reality show of true love and roses
A woman’s tight undergarment
This laughing candy will satisfy your hunger
To make more attractive by adding extra items
Skeet __ is the act of firing shells at discs
Widespread loss of electricity in urban area
John Robinson means to __ a circus performance
King of serpents, causes death with a single look
Paul __, Big Fat Liar actor
Mudbugs, or __, are freshwater lobsters
Kuala Lumpur is the capital of

Puzzle 2

Outdoor grills filled with charcoal
Direction in which you turn a screw to tighten
Aristotle was a Greek philosopher and __
Type of story read to young children at bedtime
Art of carving something into surfaces
Juandissimo __ is a fairy on Fairly Odd Parents
Cambodian temple complex built to Hindu god Vishnu
Au __, fancier way to say on the contrary
Can’t move around the house due to illness, age
Allows soldiers to drop into war zones
The __ Before Christmas was released in 1993
Inflammation of artery walls
Used to serve food and display or store dishes

Puzzle 3

Metal utensil usually used to shred cheese
Loss of muscle coordination, usually in arms, legs
Temporary worker looking for experience
To win in a battle, complete __ of the enemy
__ Brown, was publicly criticized by Dan Quayle
In Codenames, you try to find secret __ names
Sport played by Roger Federer
Italian word for ice cream
Surrounds human nipples
Portable personal computer aka notebook
Body of water; small river; brook
Man who herds cattle, lives on a ranch
Otters, playful mammals with __ feet
Mass departure; Genesis
REIT, Real __ Investment Trust, mutual fund type
Capital of Poland
Author of “Sense and Sensibility”: Jane __
Light coat worn on upper body when it’s cool
Assyrian goddess of love and fertility

Puzzle 4

Large wall that separates compartments in a ship
All My __, American soap opera cancelled in 2011
Often removed along with tonsils
Agricultural soils studied in this field
British model once involved in a drug scandal
House of__, an influential royal house in Europe
This Irish beer gave name to a record book
Held to the bottom of the sea
__!, film based on a musical named after a state
Individual bobsled event with small sled
Someone who works promoting a product
This 1st element has no odor, color or taste

Puzzle 5

Moe’s hairstyle, round shaped
Large worn rock, detached from the Earth
Hot, dry Calgary wind
Morgan __, financial company
Not in favor
This fish is used to make imitation crab meat
Molded Italian ice cream with layers
World’s busiest airport in passenger traffic
An apparatus in which nuclear fission is made
Became notorious for “breaking up a band”
Dental __, liquid metal filling for cavities
__ and Isolde, a Wagner opera
Homer __ loves donuts and beer
Person in charge of a department
Anagram of teacher

Group 84

Puzzle 1

Plant from sunflower family, used as a herb
American __, friends enjoy one last night
Twelve o’clock
A bed bug is a __ that feeds on blood
The ones who flip and fly in the air for show
Maradona and __, Argentine soccer duo
Bounty hunter that caught Han Solo in Star Wars
A person who looks after livestock
To look at or think with smug or malicious intent
The capital of United Arab Emirates
Canon law written in the medieval ages
Act of occupying another place, country, etc

Puzzle 2

Swedish candy stick named after lively dance
The U in USB
Gelatinous sea creature; it might sting
Famed as the rock and roll capital of the world
Thunder and __
Unorthodox way of spreading news
In art, an object associated with a saint or god
__ Four, 2015 movie reboot
Theater lighting, center of attention
The __, TV show following two KGB agents

Puzzle 3

Giant ice planet in our Solar System
It begins at home
Samuel __, wealthiest pirate in recorded History
Orange-yellow colored fruit, like a peach
Gears of War is a science __ video game
Don’t Pull __, don’t hold back
Opprobrious, contumelious, invective
One of the stories of A Thousand And One Nights
To suffer serious mental pain, anguish, torture
Ornamental shoulder piece on military uniforms
Kid between ages 10 and 13
He typically rules over more than one nation
Renowned Russian ballet company
Proudest of birds

Puzzle 4

Ear __ is done so jewelry is wearable
Unpaid, voluntary
Hollywood film director with Italian ascendance
Angular elevation of an object above the horizon
Home grounds for Russian national team
Two books of Corinthians are Paul’s __
SEAT car model named after a palace in Granada
These cells deliver oxygen to the body
Chart with the days, weeks, and months of a year
__ Island, salad dressing; Big Mac sauce
Children watch these
Tight-fisted, greedy
Don’t Wake Daddy, game about __ to the kitchen

Puzzle 5

Comedy about a singer who pretends to be a nun
Lots of houses have this to keep warm during winter
Chimpanzees are humans’ closest __
Small vehicle with large tires for driving on sand
To set up something; to determine rules
A type of ballroom dance with upbeat melodies
Worn under clothing to hide valuables in circus
__, Blizzard’s first multiplayer FPS game
Electrolysis is __ hair and root removal

Group 85

Puzzle 1

Organ that produces a new layer every 2 weeks
Event that cannot be explained by scientific laws
__ keepers, losers weepers
Bare __, gloveless boxing, will leave scars
To struggle in opposition of something, someone
Type of zoo designed for young children
The __, most nominated film of 77th Academy Awards
Islands in Caribbean, capital is Nassau
Hollywood __, Disney’s movie theme park
Practice adopted by Europeans in their colonies

Puzzle 2

Famous tile word game
Type of ancient weapon, shoots bolts or quarrels
Amanda __, actress in Mamma Mia!
Popular amusement park chain with banners
Altitude __ is caused from high altitudes
__ & Tiaras, reality show about kids beauty pageant
More cases of a disease than expected
Large rock that orbits the sun, __ belt
__ fan is a cone shaped sediment deposit
Very thin layer of tissue covering a surface
A plant louse
A superordinate word
Small cloth worn around the neck or head
Cassatt painted Under the Horse __ Tree

Puzzle 3

A paper size
__ Higgenbottom is the Mighty B
A professional clown, joker, in medieval courts
Kitchen scissors typically used on poultry
__ horns have a long coiled tube and big bell
Hair style with “party in the back”
__ arrangements is art with flowers
Country colonized by the Portuguese in S. America
All __ Day, post-Halloween holiday aka All Hallows
Stereotype, overused phrase, expression
A __ machine binds fabrics together
Condition of someone’s body or mind
Food can only be tasted with this
Mexican beer often spiked with a lime wedge
__ Plow, implement with large hooks, deep tillage
Name for a ghost in Scottish
__ games are on demand games
Unidentified __ Object, aka UFO
__ Scissorhands starred Johnny Depp
Metal element used in rechargeable batteries
Wretchedness of condition or circumstances

Puzzle 4

To become something or someone else
Being the same as something else
They obstruct progress; hurdles
South German car-making city on the River Neckar
Whapuku, or __: large prized fish from Australia
Connected to another by blood or marriage
Game in which participants shoot capsules of paint
__ Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder
One who delivers items or goes on an errand
Bartender, Sam Malone, Dr. John Becker actor
Communal dwelling of North American Indians

Puzzle 5

One half of SS Minnow crew
Country that introduced $100 billion note in 2008
Baby duck
Advocate of a strict moral code
Anyone can do without them
One who fights for and promotes engaged citizenry
A broad-brimmed felt hat, typically worn in Mexico
An art piece done with pigments and colors
__ Evil, PlayStation’s survival horror videogame
Not for the general public; meant for a select few
Fire __, circus staple spits flames for show
Hattie __, 1st African-American to win an Oscar
Activated __ is used to absorb swallowed poison

Group 86

Puzzle 1

Slang for crazy, mad, insane
Southernmost city in the world in Argentina
Digital __, photographic revolution, no film needed
Chemical element with symbol U, atomic number 92
Cigar flat at both ends
Classic kids’ game involving small glass balls
__ and Sullivan, opera composers
Pufferfish __ into balloons when threatened
When one thing partially covers another
Performer, walks on wires, swings above crowd
Muscular organ that is part of the urinary system
Group of people with a common interest
__ Under, HBO series about a morgue and family
One of the planets of the Solar System
Distress with bodily or mental pain

Puzzle 2

Dinosaur is a live-action/__ animated Disney film
UK country voted on independence in 2014
One story cottage, gabled roof
Large celebration; organized event
Novak __, Serbian tennis player
Blue Moon of __, recorded by Elvis Presley
Light azure hue associated with newborns
Converts direct current into alternating currents
Tags your reading place, saves sites on browsers
Board game for two players each with 12 pieces
Table corals are a type of reef corals
Diego Rivera’s famous painting, __ Leader Zapata

Puzzle 3

Greyhounds are mainly known for __ at dog tracks
Tissue that is used to make your body move
__ Toast, breakfast dish, bread coated with eggs
Virus protection software once owned by Intel
Quantity of an item, usually large
Unwavering poise, assurance, position
Misery and American __ Story actress, Kathy Bates
__ Dent, from The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
__ seizure means losing strength, drop seizure
A beautiful fragrant bloom from a plant or tree
The act of moving through the air above the ground
Raingear inspired by Peruvian clothing
Funnel-shaped item for storing grain or coal
Sean Mc__, actor, director, producer
When you’re in a foreign country you’re said to be
The capital of Kuwait, __ City
2013 Olivier award recipient: Helen __
Distress caused by loss, heartache, misery
Claustrophobia is a fear of __ spaces
You can find these in catacombs

Puzzle 4

An Irish __ is a dog breed with a dark red coat
Small land surrounded by water
A tumor that is not spreading or cancerous
Purple dinosaur with catchy tune
Building doll__ is a time consuming hobby
Temporary storage for holding data until ready
Something that can be eaten, food
Snowman with corncob pipe and button nose
The head of a convent of nuns
In actuality, genuinely, truly

Puzzle 5

Alcohol __, much more serious than being drunk
Circus march tunes played really loudly
Easy-to-make rice brand
Contesting, challenging
Highest mountain of the Pyrenees
Not natural or spontaneous
Maria __, Russian tennis player
__ Gorgeous, villain on Jimmy Neutron
Taking someone else’s blame
Pride of the royal navy in Pirates of the Caribbean
Substance produced by body to regulate mood, pain
Similar to entertainer

Group 87

Puzzle 1

Winter event of 2 or 4 people teams
City in California that hosts Disneyland
Sudden rupture of a car tire
French for good day
Not a war horse or a pack horse
Screamride is a roller __ sim builder
Small, sharp blade used for surgeries
Small bulb that resembles an onion
Pardon for offenses against a country
Ruth __ created Chief Inspector Wexford
Ancient monotheistic religion from the Middle East
World’s largest employer, started as small retailer
A pointed beard
Charged with a crime, offense
Type of incandescent light bulb

Puzzle 2

The bowel is made up of the large and small __
Handy if you have to open a bottle of wine
Astrological sign of someone born on Christmas Day
A landed freeman who is not a knight
Dances using the tip of her toes
Chemical that kills plants and weeds
Rich bad guy in movie Chinatown
Game played with a long stick and balls on a table
Squatter is the most successful game in __
This includes all jams and jellies
The capital of Tennessee
Type of American roots music

Puzzle 3

Encampment of tents without protection
__ Hairless Dog is also called the Xoloitzcuintli
Vegetable with green or purple leaves
Membranous __ is the shortest and least dilatable
Carl __ is Jimmy Neutron’s best friend
A less busy, less expensive time to travel
Architect and engineer from ancient Egypt
__ twice, cut once
Valet __, a benefit to have in crowded cities
Crisp, sharp noises
__ Man, temporary community erected in Nevada
__: A Space Adventure 2005

Puzzle 4

Jackie Joyner, multi-medal-winning US athlete
Kevin __, Frank Underwood in House of Cards
Foam while boiling
To gain possession of, gain through effort
Formal name for the white crown of Upper Egypt
Anagram of master
Cover for the center of a car’s wheel
Author of Rip Van __ suffered from insomnia
Bread that has used yeast or fermentation
Finding the sum of two numbers
Used to pound nails
Rating of how likely someone is to pay
The valley where the Dead Sea scrolls were found
Utensil usually comes in salt, pepper combo
Luis __, Surrealist filmmaker of Un Chien Andalou
This person has the final say at a newspaper

Puzzle 5

A person who works backstage in theatres
Machine to hatch eggs
Urban land set aside to not be developed
Sea creature with angelic fins and movements
Persian creature part lion part human
Sleep apnea causes pauses in __
Work song on large merchant vessels
Life is __, Roberto Benigni’s Oscar winner movie
This channel hosts Shark Week
Standstill, deadlock
Everything must have a __

Group 88

Puzzle 1

Revert to old habits
They are prescribed
Lucky talisman, tossing game with “ringers”
Lemurs are __ primates from Madagascar
Take a __, baseball game reference; a redo
Jack __, starred One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
Mexican TV stereotype on the Simpsons
__ Western, a film genre
Neolithic stone settlement in Scotland
Field discusses sanitation, health
Cosmetic used to mask skin imperfections

Puzzle 2

Long-necked onion with a small bulb
The central concept of this religion is dukkha
Someone you don’t know
Abandonware are old games free to __
Immune protein in the body to fight disease
Small, striped fish that swim in schools
Space __, Disney’s futuristic indoor coaster
Diaphanous, unsubstantial
__ Cruz, Spanish actress and Oscar winner
Climb the Phoenician Steps to get there
Gymnastics that includes ballet and dance

Puzzle 3

The capital of Argentina, __ Aires
Tantalus’ son, whose flesh was eaten by the gods
__ Paine, English-American writer and activist
Small beard around nose, mouth, not on sides
How to Get Away with __, law drama with Viola Davis
Category for boxers weighing 115-118 pounds
__ filefish can change colors very quickly
Tesla __, car and energy company
To be in close contact with, affixed
High pitched Japanese bamboo instrument
Reply to a question
This spoon removes the inside of the bone
Space around printed words on a page
Type of performance dance, Nutcracker
Kid’s drawing tool made of pigmented wax
Able __; naval rating
Obi-Wan __ introduces Luke to Han Solo
Moons that share an orbit but never collide
Dried grapes, eaten as a snack or in cooking

Puzzle 4

Etymological meaning of zebra
Author of The Waste Land
Hormone injected into diabetes patients
Liquid used to take off nail polish, thin paint
Clothing commonly used in farms
Not ambiguous, emotional conclusion
Time of enlistment in any military branch
Zeus counterpart in Roman mythology
__ wage, Bernie Sanders ran to have this raised
Fatty, tasty British cheese
European country, its capital is Minsk

Puzzle 5

Father of capitalism published book in 1776
Klimt painted __ Frieze
Trained and licensed doctor
Ludo and checkers are a type of __
This sport involves hitting a shuttlecock
Long greenish reptile “cousin” to the crocodile
The Greek Muse of tragedy
The uses of it are sweet
Thinking about something way too much
__ Day, Bill Murray’s repetitive holiday comedy
A utensil used for grooming

Group 89

Puzzle 1

This word sounds like Caesar’s
City located in both European and Asian continents
Decorative, if not practical
Lying animal with head raised in heraldry
A blessing in __
Considered one of the greatest male ballet dancers
Common species of whale found around the world
British singer of Baby, I Love Your Way
A chalk illustrator who draws on the sidewalk
They left England and found a colony in Plymouth
Flat, broad rubber equipment worn by divers
The leader of the Decepticons
Lusty, strapping
An aura often occurs before a __ or seizure

Puzzle 2

__ come, __ go
Female actor
Someone who brings evidence up in arguments
Stops swelling; cools stings and bites
It kills with a sweet scent of almonds
Throat hangers, sometimes removed
Russian wrestler lost twice in nearly 900 matches
Delivery of supplies by plane with a parachute
Breed of cat known for playful attitude
Unpretentiously cosy
Amount of money that is short of the needed total
Meat not prepared with salting or drying
Last name of Family Guy protagonist
__ Horn, usually made of an animal horn

Puzzle 3

It decides what is socially acceptable
Louisiana Creole dish based on the Spanish paella
Trojan princess not trusted for her prophecies
__ Dogs, movie by Quentin Tarantino
__ of Scale, money saving economic principle
Kitty cat trying to get in Tweety’s cage
Madagascar’s tiny, eastern neighbor
At rest, dormant
Stand-up social critic, cancer victim
Reaped when one sows the wind
Katherine __, New Zealand story teller

Puzzle 4

A Hindu hermitage
Machine that makes a car move
Something that balances for something else
Money given back for a bad product
Organ that makes urine
High-speed descent of a slope on skis
Metal spiral toy, walks down stairs
Landlocked African country, capital Lilongwe
__ and the Beast, 30th Disney animated classic
__ Hale, colonial spy during Revolutionary War
Feta cheese is used in salads from this country
Small tool with a flat blade, used for planting
A medical professional, surgeon, specialist
__, Texas Ranger, Chuck Norris police drama
French dance featuring high kicks and splits
Norwegian __ cats bred for cold climates
Royal title, male successor, future king
__ Twilight, Irish movement, revival

Puzzle 5

Evel __, world famous stuntman
Attacking, robbing someone in public
Force __, clause meaning “superior force”
Appliance used to cook food with hot vapor
Unitary parliamentary republic in Central Europe
Something that nourishes, sustains
Small breed of dog of pure white coat
They speak louder than words
Knife designed to cut heavy rope
Popular __, bi monthly, “nerdy” magazine
Tim Burton’s film about a gifted storyteller
Without ending or beginning, forever, always there
The Little __ Boy, Christmas percussion classic
Oceans cover almost three __ of the Earth
Small entrance on most tent circuses

Group 90

Puzzle 1

No. 1 hit song by the Police: “Every __ You Take”
Small area where you grow food
Night __ Goggles, nocturnal optic function
To sell church offices and roles in Middle Ages
Control over several people in a company
Timmy Turner loves __ Tang, who doesn’t like him
The capital of Colombia
Cooked sausage, usually served on a bun
Lance __, stage performer did over 15,000 shows
Person who gives wise, divine advice

Puzzle 2

Turn and cough to check for organ exiting
Airway illness requiring an inhaler
Sweet liquid created by plants, especially fruits
Shoot a person out of this at a circus
South American rodent related to guinea pigs
__, Nintendo game for exercising
Vertical blade on the stern of a ship
Music made using cutlery, aka playing the bones
__ Brody, won an Academy Award at age 29
Short-necked bulging bottle
__ of the Jungle was a popular 1967 cartoon
Yahtzee is a game of luck __ by rolling 5 dice
Red lead
Egypt is located in __
Nordic mythical sea creature; release the __

Puzzle 3

One __, band that has only one successful song
__ crab are covered with orangish fine hairs
It is said to be hidden at the end of the rainbow
Tissues connecting bones to other bones
A peddler of shoddy goods
Patio, usually enclosed
Popular social media site, photos, filters
1942 is a vertically __ flight game from 1984
Non-surgical procedure of digestive tract
English queen who introduced tea-drinking in the UK
Commanded the starship USS Enterprise in Star Trek

Puzzle 4

A __ takes care of your teeth
Courageous behavior or actions
Sweet layered pastry with nuts and honey
String instrument played with the mouth
First King of England to go on a Crusade
To contemplate or think carefully about something
Suspended bed normally placed outside
A newly established company with few employees
Student who quits high school before graduation
Marine animal with a shell and soft body
Person who claims fault against the other in court
Even among them there’s honour
The capital of Cameroon
__ Crane, enemy of the headless horseman

Puzzle 5

Several pieces of artillery used for action
South Asian language spoken in Bangladesh
Place for takeoff and landing of airplanes
__ Impossible, Tom Cruise movie franchise
To put information into a code, to encipher
A sport which is part of the Olympic events
Woven fabric with elaborate, raised pattern
What a teacher asks for in class
Breastbone
Eighths in music score
The __ Loser, weight loss reality show
Addictive substance from the coca plant
Blood frog shells have red colored tips
Of a classical building without decorative columns
Pie made with this citric fruit, eggs, and milk

Group 91

Puzzle 1

The Elder __ Online is an MMORPG by ZeniMax
Roosevelt’s plan to front the Great Depression
Cephalopod mollusc with eight sucker-bearing arms
Small pasta spirals
Boat that has a cabin for the crew, cabin __
House of __, trick reflections at amusement park
80s movie classic depicting One-Eyed Willy
To acknowledge opponent’s victory beforehand
Menacing influences
A sport which is part of the Olympic events
A prison __ is sought after by law enforcement

Puzzle 2

__ Call, actors bow to audience at end of play
Sheet of clear plastic over a piece of art
Halgerda batangas is a species of __
Firearm for construction work
A strip of fabric gathered or pleated on one edge
Art, photos, written works about sex and love
Entertain at a party, making a website available
To flog a dead horse is __
The act of ending a marriage
Monopoly is an __-based game of wealth
Creature that sucks blood and lives eternally
Peter __, famous portrayal of Hercule Poirot
Title character of Cervantes’ epic Spanish tale
Home to CNN, Coke and the world’s busiest airport

Puzzle 3

50 books on civil law compiled by order of Justinian
Band that recorded the hit Turn Turn Turn
World’s largest rodent with a large boxy nose
Genie, voiced by Robin __, in Disney’s Aladdin
Gross __ Product, usually referred to as GDP
Don __, opera by Mozart
Language spoken in the Polynesian state of the US
Mountainous region between Black and Caspian seas
Nerd gathering in San Diego, now mainstream
Wealthy sport utilizing leisure ships
Optical bruising from blunt force to face
Colorful candy placed on top of a stick

Puzzle 4

Group of working prisoners, Sam Cooke song
The Bandicoot is a small __ omnivore in Australia
Innumerable
Used on dry lips; popular brand
Trolls are Norse monsters who live in the __
Colorless crystals used as insecticide
Distance east or west from the Prime Meridian
Popular 90s Bond film starring Pierce Brosnan
Green even when ripe
Furniture designed to hold a basin or a jug
American who wrote The Old Man and the Sea

Puzzle 5

Powerful energy source, disastrous as weapon
A bird and a play by Anton Chekhov
Containers that are used to drink out of
A mayor with judicial powers as well
Popular video website bought by Google in 2006
__ of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, 2006 film
Small fish, joked-about pizza topping
Feeling of resentment, anger, offense
Official language of Tanzania
The best laid __ of mice and men
American musician, artist, and actor, __ Manson

Group 92

Puzzle 1

Something that surrounds a border
Striking an opponent unconscious
Medium-sized bag to take on a trip
In Castlequest, you rescue the __ Margarita
It is not always gold, even if it __
Person who has the job of creating projects
Napoleon made his brother __ king of Naples (ita.)
Shift, motion; trend
Rock formation that slopes beyond vertical
__ Hayden, actor of Johnny Guitar
Black tetras are a common __ pet fish
Infectious disease also known by Variola
Low level computer language; asm

Puzzle 2

Dali painted __ and Hand
Helpful features of a product
The Magic __, animated TV series
Christmas, peppermint walking stick
Extinct species of shark
State where Sinatra and Springsteen were born
Don’t outrun the __
Text in the form of a picture
Cukes
Public walk by the seaside
Coordinator of higher education classes

Puzzle 3

Can move 3 spaces in chess, not in same direction
__ operation, military plan carried out in secret
Piles of them fall from trees in the fall
Aesop’s short stories with a lesson
To eat a lot in short period of time
Long, narrow mark, band, line
Founder of Zhe School of Ming Dynasty painting
2 baseball games played on the same day, __ header
__ and Geeks, 90s cult favorite, star platform
City state on the French Rivera
__ pork, slowly cooked, later shredded
Bluespotted __tail ray has blue tail stripes
__ dance, 4 couples in a rectangular shape
Inner mystical dimension of Islam
__ charm will pass on power and regality to you
Sado __, exile destination in Medieval Japan
Tale As Old As Time, from __ and the Beast
A male parent

Puzzle 4

Decorated, ornaments added to something
To see or create something in a person’s mind
The Father, Son and Holy Ghost
Colored dot game once considered “sex in a box”
Small spotlight for special effects in theater
When the word is out it __ to another
Rhea __, married to Danny DeVito
__ trout is known for its colors
Two-wheeled vehicle attached to a frame
India is the __ largest country in the world
Compound that doesn’t contain a closed chain
A keyboard on an instrument
__ of the Sea, seafood, not poultry company
Lingua franca of the Neo-Assyrian Empire and Persia

Puzzle 5

Musical movie with Travolta
Sister of your grandpa or grandma
Instrument’s name that means good sound in Greek
Galaxy with high-rate star formation
Popular online language tool, Google __
A small towel for washing facial features
Korean car brand whose name means two dragons
Bavarian village location of Neuschwanstein Castle
The __, 70s sitcom about opposing personas
Fictional kingdom in Central Europe

Group 93

Puzzle 1

Game of __, TV show adapted from a book series
Something separating two things
Stimulant street drug, causes hallucinations
Hard keratin cover on the tips of our feet
Ridge or mass of glacial drifts, boulders, sand
Large tract of land
Shakespeare tragedy about Moorish general
Shapes allegedly created by extraterrestrials
__ Western dancing has many forms
Starbase in Mass Effect
Take a look at me now, Phil __
Also known as Chinese cabbage

Puzzle 2

This common eye disease leads to loss of vision
Speedy __ was always too fast for Sylvester
__ in the Grass, movie with Natalie Wood
Type of ginger plant, used as a spice
Emperor of the French from 1804 until 1814
__ dance is made of partner dances only
Hand beauty treatment aka mani
Obtained by the destructive distillation of wood
A good that is sent overseas
Forbidden fruit is __
And the like (in Latin)
Greek god of the sea

Puzzle 3

Customs charge on an import or export
Limb of a tree, large or small
A drop in the __, too small an amount
Comes from Arabic “al zahr” which means dice
Come into being, change, grow to be
Assignees, representatives
Sweet baked dough, eaten for dessert or breakfast
Walking upwards, usually outdoors
Dr. Remy Hadley on House, __ Wilde
__ Of the King, movie that won 11 Oscars
It is composed by four countries, the __ Kingdom
Lara Croft is the main character in Tomb __
Magic Kingdom’s principal roadway, Main __
Etiology is the study of __ of diseases
__ Brothers, country-influenced rock and roll duo
Marie __, monthly health and beauty magazine

Puzzle 4

__ Wipes, moistened tissues for cleaning
When two people are to be married
Hitchcock’s movie with Laurence Olivier
These “French” dogs are actually from Germany
Cartoon about a group of toddlers and their lives
Harry __, notable illusionist and escapologist
A man without a __ face must not open a shop
Popular name for Model T cars
West Indian musical style, usually improvised
Unsteady movements, wavering
__ Energy, wild drink with a tear mark on its can
Barium is an __ with an atomic number of 56
Southernmost of the Virgin Islands

Puzzle 5

__ Time video game has Finn & Jake
Wookiee with famous growl, Han partner in Star Wars
Double saucepan
Antibiotics are used to treat an __
Study is all about tissues of organisms
The real name of the fashion designer Coco Chanel
Tissue that is present in joints, rib cage, ears
Bright green copper mineral
Food or drink served before a meal

Group 94

Puzzle 1

Water animal amusement park
Terrible creature only exists in the mind
Rabble, populace
Ectopic means not the correct __ in the body
Most dust particles in your house are made of __
Toadlike animal’s legs are eaten in some cultures
Clouding of the eye lens
Rock formed from magma erupted from a volcano
On site journalist
Fenimore Cooper novel about the last of this tribe
This big red dog is friendly and loyal
__ Dad, adult cartoon led by CIA agent
High School singing group that inspired a TV show
“Tropical” fruity drink packs a punch

Puzzle 2

Building on campus with rooms where students live
Welsh author famous for his children books
Outward signs of wealth
Not safe
Cars parading at a slow pace
A poser, a brain-teaser
A fault confessed is half __
Europe’s bicycle capital
Sponge cake with egg whites and no butter
Name by which Mars is known

Puzzle 3

Freddy __, long-fingered monster that haunts dreams
Occurring in petroleum and natural gas
Theatrical code to warn of fire
“Green” country considered Halloween birthplace
__ Sachs, banking firm, helped cause 2008 crisis
What a bad compromise is better than
__ Girls, depicts a mother-daughter relationship
Mouth-like tool binds papers together
Command solemnly under oath
A __ has a long neck
Pop-rock musical genre created in the late 1970s
Princess Procne was turned into a __
Seismic sea wave caused by earthquake
The Book of Lamentations is about __

Puzzle 4

Chief economist of the World Bank, won Nobel prize
Shapeshifting creature also known as lycanthrope
Removes water, waste from home
When the saints go __ in, I want to be in that number
A piercing of the skin
Main character of A Confederacy of Dunces
__ Spree, buying things until you drop
Elbow pasta made of durum wheat
To approximate opinion, height, worth
Negative aspect of something, handicap
Bird, runs fast, two black bands around its neck
Old machine used for grinding or pumping

Puzzle 5

Fifty minus thirty eight
Painful sores in the stomach lining
You want to roll a seven or __ in craps
Ambon __ is yellow with a spot on its fin
Clay creatures in medieval Jewish folklore
Small organ at the end of the stomach
Irish dish for leftovers
American word for “football” comes from the UK
The __ of Korra is a game based off the TV Show
__ Belt, a circumstellar disc in the Solar System
To illegally carry away a person, kidnap
__ Ibsen, Norwegian 19th century playwright
Of this South American mountain range
Hay __, haymaking machine
__ vs Superman, a movie released in 2016
Stage of development to make a business bigger

Group 95

Puzzle 1

Deceptively affable, for the Irish
__ Inc. Pixar movie with Mike and Sulley
Male child of a son or daughter
Tina Fey started on __ Night Live
Great __, sparsely populated Australian desert
A person who plays a musical instrument
The Greek name for Asia Minor
World’s largest rodent with a big nose
Brief comic Italian opera
Not wanting to do anything, lack of motivation
Melissa __, Ghostbusters reboot actress, comedian
Shoes primarily designed for sports
In the Sidney Lumet’s film they are twelve

Puzzle 2

Escapade, emprise, experience
Item that seals off something; wall or fence
__ cichlid has a large black spot on its face
Protagonist of My Fair Lady
Capital of the Netherlands
PSV __, top Dutch soccer side
A barrelman is a sailor __ in the crow’s nest
To listen to conversations without being noticed
Don’t change horses in __
Someone who goes into space in a rocket

Puzzle 3

Candy fish is a __ delicacy created in the 1950s
Someone with two distinct types of cells
Another name for a dendrite
Every man has the __ of his own virtues
This stone is kissed by upside down visitors
Art made of clay, fired, and glazed
Someone who works at a store’s register
Feeling of joy, sorrow, fear, hate, or love
A snake is a __
Return of the symptoms of a disease
One of the characters of Les Miserábles
Enormous California redwood

Puzzle 4

These flower particles cause allergies
A cooking item, like a kettle, used for heating
Blue __, US Navy acrobatic flying squad
Infectious, very contagious disease from bacteria
Eastern European crushed garlic clove sauce
Pre-nativity Christian celebration; candles
Capital of Cuba
Walt __ Pictures
Something now, not antique or old
__ Kong, Nintendo classic with climbing gorilla
Anagram of signet
Something visible, tangible, stable in form
Shonda __, writer behind several hit drama series
Crazy __, Mattel sells game as Uno
Exchange particles for color force between quarks

Puzzle 5

__ Hurt, actor of Into the Wild
Elegant __ sea star has long thin legs
Pokemon that evolves into Alakazam when traded
Clothing worn by members of a group
To perform an operation on a patient
A serious crime, threat of bodily harm
European language formalized by Dante
Magna Carta is also known as The Great __
Forced out, removed, turfed out
Pancake-flipping utensil
Staying true to people, places and things
Considered Shakespeare’s last play
__ Spoon, what looks like metal deformation
Element that gives a color its hue

Group 96

Puzzle 1

Where prisoners are kept while awaiting execution
Opposite of proton, unit of charge
Child’s playhouse above ground, getaway
French delicacy meaning edible snail
A person whose job is to sell things
__ Lights or Aurora Borealis
Munch painted Death in the __
Surfing is __ on a board riding a wave
Hat type, newsboy cap or Jay Gatsby
Joey __, actor, Blossom, Brotherly Love
Ancient, pointy-nosed fish similar to a shark

Puzzle 2

Established as the truth by evidence
Object used to stop, slow or hold a ship in place
Discrimination based on how old you are
Finger known as “the bird”
Large tropical lizard, popular pet
Religious leader
Feeling of nausea, upset stomach
Famous for writing speeches in Rome
The __, won the 84th Academy Awards
Pretoria is the capital of South __
A type of dance originally from Cuba
Coming to a finish; opposite of beginning
Superior, greater, improved
Like chickens, they come home to roost
Natural tarnish that forms on metals and stone
Berber language spoken in the Northeast of Algeria
Gain position in basketball beside free throw lane
Battleship was a __ and paper game until 1967
Storeroom for food in old houses
Tetradrachm’s face who knew it all
An oasis is a green watery __ in a desert
Piece of clothing worn on legs during the summer

Puzzle 3

Spiderman
Allegedly, a mind reader
Swiss-based carbonated drink brand
Where circus performers eat, not public
Fear of urine
Italian Jewish writer and Holocaust survivor
Photo-sharing site where you pin photos
College favorite involving juggling footbag
Looking to the past in shows or movies
Messi played most of his career for this club

Puzzle 4

Early 20th century US swing dance
A bedroom for guests
Circus general admission seats, usually blue
Mental condition causes memory loss in elderly
Lustful, indecent
Road going under a bridge
Capital of Mauritius
Escarpment is the __ of land
To be irritated due to indigestion
Aspartame is a man-made __ for foods
Popular instrument during 2010 Football World Cup
Puns or the like
Someone in charge of an organization

Puzzle 5

Big yellow tropical fruit
Armed forces of Nazi Germany
The Scottish capital
Equipment used to glide on water
Internet unlikeable, facial hair below the face
Folkloric Bigfoot of the Northwestern Pacific coast
Formation where water spills over an edge
Fire and __
Dangerous coagulated mass in arteries
Protective as an uncle
Large order of birds that perch and sing

Group 97

Puzzle 1

A daily summary
Moon __ are found in most oceans
TV mogul: CNN, TBS, TNT and more
__ Wars, series of 20th century Asian conflicts
Known as India’s “Silicon Valley”
To be drained of strength or energy
Gas emitted from fuel combustion in a car
The common garden mint; a candy flavor
Baseball accomplishment; Denny’s big breakfast
Breast drill, a type of hand drill
Insecticide, __ used to kill insects

Puzzle 2

Web __ games are played without downloads
__ blennies are also called reef blennies
__ Ajdukiewicz, Polish portrait painter
German noble house that ruled the Duchy of Anhalt
Someone who sends unwanted e-mails
Liquid used as flavoring for drinks
Dipsophobia is fear of drinking __
Country where Shakespeare was born
In baseball, the team with control of the ball
__ quo: one thing for another in Latin
The Empire __ Back, a Star Wars movie
Paper chase
Maritime member of the Justice League

Puzzle 3

Medium-green chili pepper, eaten on spicy foods
Country in Horn of Africa, capital is Addis Ababa
Tends to flock, Jesus to his followers
Billy Budd, an opera by __ Britten
Common North American freshwater fish
The __, animation about the heir of the jungle
Fine grit tool used to fix chipped nails
In Frederick Forsyth’s novel, the Jackal’s target
__ Cassidy, fictional cowboy character, TV series
Interested in others, not introverted
Mario __, Nintendo’s brethren hit

Puzzle 4

__ Cove, Newfoundland. Named after soil, not hair
Metathesiophobia is the fear of __
Number of items in different sizes, colors, shapes
An answering __ holds phone messages
Covered structure used to park cars under
Item shipped in a box in the mail
Magic __, Disney’s top park; Cinderella’s castle
Twin to Apollo
Remove deposits of chemicals on a cooking item
David killed him with a slingshot
Communist icon who started out as doctor
Holthuis __ shrimp have purple spots

Puzzle 5

__ Little Liars, TV drama set in Rosewood
__ chameleon: has a large cone on its head
A medium-grade metamorphic rock
Large bone that holds lower organs in place
Jaundice is a __ staining of skin
Known for his role as The Joker, died in 2008
Balderdash is a game of __ and bluffing
Food chain, the house of this breakfast item
Digital cell phone, __ phone, portable, moving
Gather liquid, gas, etc on a surface in a layer
Only continent located in all hemispheres
__ Punch, last hit, knockout blow
Easy to bend, ductile
Man in the __, Michael Jackson song
Professional that produces fabrics by threading

Group 98

Puzzle 1

Hungarian __, has a long corded coat, like a mop
Three-sided shape, musical instrument
Rear part of a truck or SUV
Comic verse in irregular rhythm
Small metal object used to remove unwanted hairs
Indonesia’s most popular language
This fork is used to consume seafood
Decreased oxygen to tissues, choking, also fatal
Largest moon of Jupiter
They resisted technology and smashed machines
SimCity is a city building and urban __ MMO
Place where trash is buried underground
Floating organism, some whales eat millions daily

Puzzle 2

Pills and creams used to make your health better
Semi-precious purple gemstone used in jewelry
Cereal claims to be breakfast of champions
Time that a project has to be finished by
To decorate with a bold logo
Car accident where a car turns on its side
Senet is an ancient __ board game from 3500 BC
A break in the middle of a game
Nuclear country, heated neighbor of India
An apparatus for reducing liquids to a fine spray
Flat, long-tailed sea creature kids love to pet

Puzzle 3

Japanese paper folding art
__ Neverland, movie depicting JM Barrie’s life
It literally means desert dweller
What one should do for war when in peace
Fictional planet of Masters of the Universe
__ frogfish can change to match habitats
Chocolate brand, amusement park in Pennsylvania
Black __ model, mathematics of financial markets
Keister is a circus wardrobe trunk or __
Duck __ is a video game based on the show
A shallow pan, a frying pan

Puzzle 4

Mexican-American oil painter, __ died 2000
In the weakest link of the chain you can find it
To keep going
Two-player board game, goal is to capture a flag
Lego __ World is based on movie with same title
Long arm of the sea __ by steep cliffs
Sweet topping found on cakes and cupcakes
Diathermy uses heat to destroy __ cells
__ is the main character of Tangled
This martial art uses clinch, knees and elbows

Puzzle 5

Area where pitchers warm up in baseball
In 1986’s Castlevania, you defeat __
__ dentures cover a couple of teeth
Friction firelighters created by John Walker
Utensil made to steep or soak items in liquid, tea
Clans may be identified through them
From the __ to the ridiculous
World Wide Web writer
Item covering birds, not fur or skin
Dessert: Rice, bread, chocolate
Polish folk dance in a triple meter tempo
__ While You Work was sung by Snow White
Snakes and __, classic worldwide game from India
Swept off one’s feet

Group 99

Puzzle 1

Also known as horse trials
Lower fabric of two overlapped pieces in a garment
Blood __, is related to blood in the arteries
You’ve probably been told not to crack these
Latin American stuffed pastry
Val __, a Tartan noir writer
Garbage __ Unit, found under kitchen sink
Deciduous tree with dark purple berries
Quick, public assembly of people doing an act
Longshoreman
Primate with bright blue and red face
World of __, video game made into movie in 2016

Puzzle 2

Rabelais’s story of giants: __ and Pantagruel
Negative balance in your bank account
Terraria is a sandbox action game
They are the devil’s tools
Natural scenery; painting genre
The day before today
Swiss Alps “white” peak near Zermatt
Storytellers with profound knowledge of Hadith
Scottish philosopher, British empiricist
Frigid, dairy mixed treat
Otto __, filmmaker and director of Exodus

Puzzle 3

UFO: Unidentified Flying __
80’s band that made a hit about Big Brother
The capital of Republic of Macedonia
__ shaping corrects small problems in teeth
Beam Me Up __, Star Trek personality
Boat made by hollowing out a log; also in baseball
Deep and narrow __ from a stream or river
Chili __, dried, crushed mixture of chilis
Stir one’s __ = hurry up
Tony Hawk’s Pro __ 5 released Dec 2015
This type of hair can be a follicle annoyance
Feline stimulant
__ Peet, American actress

Puzzle 4

Social media, post limit of only 280 characters
More people are killed by __ than plane crashes
Sirens lured sailors in ancient Greek tale
Device sends medicine to lungs for asthma sufferer
Getting more irritated
What makes the man, according to Shakespeare
This country’s flag is the oldest in the world
Final stages of a game
An effort to do something
Hardest known natural material
Vertical Scrabble
Human duality foe of the Caped Crusader
Outline of a body or figure

Puzzle 5

Tall constructions
Powerful newsman from Sweet Smell of Success
Space inside vehicle where motor is located
This trumpeter imagined a wonderful world
Someone who studies life scientifically
East Slavic language
Study of the history of words
Famous sitcom with funny lead lady, Cuban husband
Thin “hair” pasta that has angelic version
Kicks off, launches, goes live
Warren Buffet’s holding company, __ Hathaway

Group 100

Puzzle 1

Edible fungus with stem and domed cap
EEG studies __ currents in the brain
One __ the Cuckoo’s Nest, with Jack Nicholson
Lower in rank, station, degree, grade
The Sphynx is a __ breed of cat
Down Under government seat
The first metal __ was invented in 1874
Wheeled object commonly used in the circus
Cost of running a business
Carnival ride with horses going up and down
GridIron Master combines chess with __
Female with the body of a bird in Russian folklore

Puzzle 2

To live in a new country for permanent residence
Wireless tech for short distance data exchange
Connects ship to pier, pirates, to walk the __
Super goblin, Puck from Midsummers Night’s Dream
Tissue damage caused by extreme cold
Holy Spirit descent fifty days after Easter
British actress known as M in James Bond’s films
Tube that connects the throat and stomach
Illegal act in the Royal Forest under English law
Reef __ is a carnivore with venomous spikes

Puzzle 3

Slang term used for methamphetamine
Glands in the body that produce different hormones
13 __ Drive is a 1993 board game by Milton Bradley
Muscular security at a nightclub
Geological structure for conducting ground water
Once largest social media, now musician platform
Safe container for firing gun during a play
Strong cotton cloth for mattress covering
Memory loss caused by brain damage
Sci-fi film about eternal youth with Rock Hudson
Giant Panda, a __ bear that is black and white
Tea, juice drink with facts on inside of cap

Puzzle 4

Underwriters evaluate risk for this industry
Tyler Durden is the main character of __
Uninterested, indifferent
A rich brown color, also a dessert and flavoring
Study tool, answers, questions on different sides
TV drama about gladiators in Ancient Rome
Character based on Jazz age flapper
Redhead primate, found in Asia
Eclampsia is seizures during __
The one who decides where tents go in circus
The Devil is a __ evil entity
Composed the Four Seasons of Buenos Aires

Puzzle 5

Public Display of __, also known as PDA
Giant slayed by Heracles in Greek mythology
Gary Cooper’s role about a born-again marksman
Traditional Christmas cake
Blowing device dries follicles post shower
The one who wrote Decameron
Malefiz, or __, is a descendant of Pachisi
Performance made to seem ridiculous, not serious
Largest church buildings
Performer on a trapeze or above the ground