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Lord of the Flies: study guide

Vocabulary on the study guide for the final
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respect
giving credit or esteem to a person who shows worth, excellence, or ability
coward
a person who lacks courage in facing danger
assembly
a group of people gathered together for a common purpose
astonished
filled with sudden or overpowering surprise; amazed
ambition
a strong desire for status, fame, or power
disgust
to cause nausea or loathing in; to sicken
frightened
afraid, scared, or terrified
pursuit
an effort to obtain; a chase or hunt
wreckage
remains or pieces of something that has been destroyed
decay
destructive decomposition
intimidating
filling others with fear to stop or make them do something
rescue
to save or free as from danger
irresponsible
not able to be accountable for control or management
outsider
a person who doesn't belong to a particular group
obvious
easily prevented, understood, or seen
obedience
following instructions or requests
crisis
a period of unstable or dangerous conditions that leads to a change or affects the future
conceal
to hide, cover, or keep from sight
sensible
having, using, or showing good sense or sound judgment
savage
brutal, cruel, or vicious