The Giver, Chapters 11- 15 Vocabulary

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torrent

a rushing stream of a liquid

anguished

extreme pain or distress of body or mind

stench

very disagreeable smell

isolation

separation of a living thing

transmitting

to transfer one person or place to another

unendurable

too unpleasant or painful to bear

perceived

to become aware of through senses

irrationally

unable to reason

fretful

to make or become worried

assuage

to lessen or make better to bear

consciousness

done with awareness or purpose

hueless

without color

admonition

gentle or friendly reproof

ominous

being or exhibiting an omen; having a menacing or threatening aspect

tentatively

not fully worked out or developed

vibrance

the quality or state of being vibrant; pulsating with vigor, activity or life

sinuous

of a snakelike or wavy form

immobilized

to fix in place

relinquished

to withdraw or retreat from

meticulous

extremely or overly careful in small details

exempted

free or released from some condition or requirement that others must meet or deal with

parched

to toast by dry heat

imploring

to call upon with a humble request

carnage

great destruction of life

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