The Giver vocabulary chapters 1, 6, 7, 8 and 14

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wheedle

the persuade with flattery; coax

disposition

nature or attitude

throng

a crowd

chastisement

to punish

transgressions

to break a law or command; sin

infringed

to violate

gravitate

to move TOWARD

buoyancy

the ability to float

meticulously

very detailed

profound

marked by intelligence or importance

standardize

to make standard

curb (verb)

to restrain; check

aptitude

capacity of learning

ruefully

regret or sorrow

avert

to move AWAY from

integrity

following a code of values

attribute (noun)

a characteristic

awe

to be incredibly impressed by

fleeting

passing quickly as in a moment

anxiety

uneasiness; apprehension

benign

a mild, gentle disposition; harmless

crescendo

increasing in loudness

anguish

intensely painful; distressful

jaunty

lively or spirited

unanimous

indicating an agreement of all

excrutiating

extreme pain or distress

assuage

to make less; ease

billowing

to rise or roll in waves

daub

smear; smudge

fretful

irritable

wry

having a bent or twisted shape

ominous

foretelling evil; threatening

placidly

undisturbed; peaceful

distended

expand; swell

haste

rapidity of motion

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