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Hunger Games Vocab.

Vocabulary for The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
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Sustenance
Noun- Sustaining; means of livelihood; that which sustains life; food
Synonymous
Adj.- Alike in meaning or significance; suggesting the same thing
Insurmountable
Adj.- That which cannot be passed or overcome
Sanctioned
Verb- To give authoritative approval or consent to
Adversaries
Noun- One that contends with opposes, or resisits
Deluge
Noun- A great flood; a heavy rainfall; to overwhelm
Surly
Adj.- menacing or threatening in appearance, rude
Irredeemable
Adj.- That which cannot be brought back; that cannot be changed or reformed
Ferocity
Noun- The state or quality of being ferocious; fierceness
Imprudent
Adj.- Rash; lacking judgement; without thought of consequences
Bravado
Noun- Pretend courage; feigned confidence; a false show of bravery even when one if afraid
Evasion
Noun- The act of avoiding or slipping away
Incapacitated
Verb- To make incapable; disable
Scrupulous
Adj.- Conscientiously honest; careful of details; precise
Arduous
Adj.- Extremely difficult
Emanting
Verb- To come forth, flow from; issue as frim a source
Ominous
Adj.- Suggesting evil or harm; threatening
Asphyxiation
Noun- To make or become unconscious from lack of oxygen in the blood; to suffocate
Arbitrary
Adj.- Left to one's judgement; based on one's preference or whim; random
Palpable
Adj.- That which can be touched, felt; easily percieved by the senses; obvious, plain