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Vocabulary - The Giver
Precise
Aptitude
Relinquish
Symbolism
To be accurate, specific or exact.
A natural ability to do something.
To stop, leave or let go of something.
The use of an object to represent an idea or quality.
Precise
To be accurate, specific or exact.
Aptitude
A natural ability to do something.
The Giver Vocabulary
palpable
chastise
disposition
remorse
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency
(n.) deep and painful regret for one's past misdeeds; pangs o…
palpable
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
chastise
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
The Giver Vocabulary
sleek
blur
intrigue
obedient
smooth, slick, shiny
v. to make something difficult to see
v. to interest greatly
Doing what one is asked or told
sleek
smooth, slick, shiny
blur
v. to make something difficult to see
95 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
distraught
beckoning
rarity
tabulated
To feel upset, anxious, or pained
gesturing to another to approach; to get another to "come here"
something unusual or hard to find
to count or organize information
distraught
To feel upset, anxious, or pained
beckoning
gesturing to another to approach; to get another to "come here"
24 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
palpable
chastise
disposition
remorse
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency
(n.) deep and painful regret for one's past misdeeds; pangs o…
palpable
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
chastise
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
20 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
acquisition
admonition
assimilate
assuage
Acquiring a new behavior
authoritative counsel or warning
become similar to one's environment; incorporate into
To make something unpleasant less severe
acquisition
Acquiring a new behavior
admonition
authoritative counsel or warning
18 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
annex
apprehensive
aptitude
buoyancy
an extra building that is joined near the main building
worried and slightly afraid
a natural ability to do something
the ability to keep afloat
annex
an extra building that is joined near the main building
apprehensive
worried and slightly afraid
40 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
tunic
rituals
elders
appeal process
a loose shirt worn in Jonas's community
a religious or solemn ceremony consisting of a series of acti…
older, respected members of the community
the request of a formal change to an official decision
tunic
a loose shirt worn in Jonas's community
rituals
a religious or solemn ceremony consisting of a series of acti…
The Giver Chapters 15-23 Vocabulary
augment
taut
foliage
vigilant
enlarge or increase
pulled or drawn tight
any growth of leaves
very alert, watchful
augment
enlarge or increase
taut
pulled or drawn tight
57 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
chastise
reluctantly
petulant
remorse
to inflict punishment
showing doubt about doing something
an ill tempered way
a sense of guilt for past wrongs
chastise
to inflict punishment
reluctantly
showing doubt about doing something
68 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
distraught
beckoning
rarity
tabulated
To feel upset, anxious, or pained
gesturing to another to approach; to get another to "come here"
something unusual or hard to find
to count or organize information
distraught
To feel upset, anxious, or pained
beckoning
gesturing to another to approach; to get another to "come here"
The Giver Vocabulary
Transgression
Apprehension
Adherence
Acquisition
The act of breaking a law or rule.
Having a slight fear or uncertainty
A loyal attachment to something
The act of gaining something
Transgression
The act of breaking a law or rule.
Apprehension
Having a slight fear or uncertainty
Giver vocabulary
apprehensive
chastisement
disposition
ironic
to be nervous about something
to be told off or punished
Your mood
opposite of what you expect
apprehensive
to be nervous about something
chastisement
to be told off or punished
The Giver Vocabulary
conformity
isolation
individuality
ignorance
acting in a way that is expected by society; obeying without…
separation from others, physically or emotionally
the character or traits that make someone unique or special
lack of knowledge, learning, or information
conformity
acting in a way that is expected by society; obeying without…
isolation
separation from others, physically or emotionally
15 terms
The Giver - Vocabulary
apprehensive
chastisement
designated
disposition
mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger; in fear or…
the act of inflicting pain as punishment; a scolding or verba…
having been set apart for a purpose or duty or chosen officia…
a general attitude; a temperament
apprehensive
mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger; in fear or…
chastisement
the act of inflicting pain as punishment; a scolding or verba…
35 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
skeptical
pathological liar
accumulated
sadistic
Not easily convinced
a person who lies frequently for no reason
to gather or collect
delighting in cruelty, excessively cruel
skeptical
Not easily convinced
pathological liar
a person who lies frequently for no reason
24 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
palpable
chastise
disposition
remorse
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency
(n.) deep and painful regret for one's past misdeeds; pangs o…
palpable
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
chastise
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
The Giver Vocabulary
skeptical
pathological liar
accumulated
sadistic
Not easily convinced
a person who lies frequently for no reason
to gather or collect
delighting in cruelty, excessively cruel
skeptical
Not easily convinced
pathological liar
a person who lies frequently for no reason
The Giver Vocabulary Chapter 4
maintenance (noun or adjective)
generation (noun)
sensation (noun)
obsolete (adj.)
Keeping things the same or fixing them
All of the people born and living at about the same time
A feeling or an awareness.
No longer in use; not necessary
maintenance (noun or adjective)
Keeping things the same or fixing them
generation (noun)
All of the people born and living at about the same time
10 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
breathtaking
agony
neglected
burden
takes your breath away
extreme suffering
left alone without care
a heavy load
breathtaking
takes your breath away
agony
extreme suffering
The Giver Vocabulary
palpable
inconvenience
apprehensive
distraught
capable of being touched or felt
the quality of not suiting one's needs or purposes
uneasy or fearful about something that might happen
deeply agitated
palpable
capable of being touched or felt
inconvenience
the quality of not suiting one's needs or purposes
12 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
Scrupulous
Anguish
Perceive/perception
Sinuous
means being very careful about doing something right.
severe pain or suffering
to notice or become aware of something
curvy and flexible - like your muscles
Scrupulous
means being very careful about doing something right.
Anguish
severe pain or suffering
The Giver Vocabulary
adequately
apprehensive
defiant
ironic
sufficiently
fearful or worried about something
disobedient
purposefully contradictory in meaning
adequately
sufficiently
apprehensive
fearful or worried about something
24 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
palpable
chastise
disposition
remorse
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency
(n.) deep and painful regret for one's past misdeeds; pangs o…
palpable
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
chastise
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
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The Giver Vocabulary
distraught
apprehensive
chastise
infraction
mentally and emotionally upset
anxious or fearful that something bad is going to happen
to scold, condemn, or reprimand for a mistake
a violation of a rule or law; an offense
distraught
mentally and emotionally upset
apprehensive
anxious or fearful that something bad is going to happen
The Giver Vocabulary
Apprehensive
Bewilderment
Gravitate
Palpable
Fearful or uneasy about the future
a state of confusion
to move towards
Capable of being felt
Apprehensive
Fearful or uneasy about the future
Bewilderment
a state of confusion
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The Giver Vocabulary
distraught
apprehensive
chastise
infraction
mentally and emotionally upset
anxious or fearful that something bad is going to happen
to scold, condemn, or reprimand for a mistake
a violation of a rule or law; an offense
distraught
mentally and emotionally upset
apprehensive
anxious or fearful that something bad is going to happen
25 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
palpable
chastise
disposition
remorse
(adj.) easily seen, heard, or recognized
(v.) to use physical punishment to correct a behavior; to sco…
(n) a person's general or natural mood
(n.) deep and painful regret for doing the wrong thing
palpable
(adj.) easily seen, heard, or recognized
chastise
(v.) to use physical punishment to correct a behavior; to sco…
The Giver Vocabulary
Irrational
Transgression
Invariably
Chastisement
(adj). Lacking sound judgement; not governed by reason.
(n) a violation of a law, command, or duty
(ADV)- continually; perpetually; constantly;always
(n.) severe criticism; a rebuke or strong reprimand, scolding
Irrational
(adj). Lacking sound judgement; not governed by reason.
Transgression
(n) a violation of a law, command, or duty
17 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
somber
indolence
meticulous
defiant
grave or even gloomy in character
inactivity resulting from a dislike of work
inactivity resulting from a dislike of work
boldly resisting authority or an opposing force
somber
grave or even gloomy in character
indolence
inactivity resulting from a dislike of work
24 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
palpable
chastise
disposition
remorse
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency
(n.) deep and painful regret for one's past misdeeds; pangs o…
palpable
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
chastise
(v.) to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction;…
20 terms
"The Giver" vocabulary
intrigue
jeer
palpable
distraught
v. to arouse the curiosity or interest of by unusual, new, or…
v. to speak or shout derisively; scoff or gibe rudely:
adj. readily or plainly seen, heard, perceived, etc.; obvious…
adj. distracted; deeply agitated.
intrigue
v. to arouse the curiosity or interest of by unusual, new, or…
jeer
v. to speak or shout derisively; scoff or gibe rudely:
20 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
acquisition
admonition
assimilate
assuage
Acquiring a new behavior
authoritative counsel or warning
become similar to one's environment; incorporate into
To make something unpleasant less severe
acquisition
Acquiring a new behavior
admonition
authoritative counsel or warning
25 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
chastisement
disposition
infraction
meticulously
(n.) a punishment
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency or temperment
(n.) a breaking of a law or obligation, a violation
(adv) taking or showing extreme care about minute details; pr…
chastisement
(n.) a punishment
disposition
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency or temperment
25 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
anguished
petulantly
dictate
chastise
felt great mental suffering or physical pain
behaving in a silly angry way like a young child
to say or read aloud for someone to write down
to criticize or punish
anguished
felt great mental suffering or physical pain
petulantly
behaving in a silly angry way like a young child
8 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
ironic
palpable
wheedle
disposition
(adj.) suggesting an incongruity between what might be expect…
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
(v.) To use coaxing or flattery to gain some desired end
A person's general or natural mood; tendency
ironic
(adj.) suggesting an incongruity between what might be expect…
palpable
(adj.) capable of being touched or felt; easily seen, heard,…
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The Giver Vocabulary
Palpable
Adherence
Chastise
Remorse
Capable of being felt, touched; clear, obvious
Support for a person, an idea; faithfulness
To punish, reprimand
Bitter regret; sorrow
Palpable
Capable of being felt, touched; clear, obvious
Adherence
Support for a person, an idea; faithfulness
48 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
intrigue
chastise
abandon
dwelling
arouse the curiosity or interest, or fascinate
to criticize someone completely
to leave and never return to
a house, apartment or other place of residence
intrigue
arouse the curiosity or interest, or fascinate
chastise
to criticize someone completely
10 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
burden
brace
carnage
insist
a difficult concern
to prepare for something unpleasant or difficult
bloody and extensive slaughter
to take a stand and hold firmly to it
burden
a difficult concern
brace
to prepare for something unpleasant or difficult
The Giver vocabulary
apprehensive
nurturer
awed
transgression
fearful about what might happen
one who feeds, protects or encourages
overwhelmed with a sense of reverence or fear
a violation of a law or command
apprehensive
fearful about what might happen
nurturer
one who feeds, protects or encourages
34 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
scold
jeer
distraught
apprehensive
If you someone, you speak angrily to them because they have d…
To at someone means to say or shout rude and insulting things…
If someone is , they are so upset and worried that they canno…
Someone who is is afraid that something bad may happen.
scold
If you someone, you speak angrily to them because they have d…
jeer
To at someone means to say or shout rude and insulting things…
14 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
accumulate
acquisition
appropriate
escalate
collect, build up
a gain; something bought or received
suitable, fitting for a particular person, place, or situation
increase or intensify
accumulate
collect, build up
acquisition
a gain; something bought or received
The Giver Vocabulary
palpable
apprehensive
pondered
prominent
obvious and noticeable
afraid that something bad or unplesant is going to happen
to think about or consider something carefuly
important, well known, easily noticed or seen
palpable
obvious and noticeable
apprehensive
afraid that something bad or unplesant is going to happen
30 terms
The Giver Vocabulary Quiz 2
torrent
conveyance
admonition
wryly
A heavy stream; a gush
the act of moving something from one location to another
warning
in a dry or sarcastic manner
torrent
A heavy stream; a gush
conveyance
the act of moving something from one location to another
The Giver Vocabulary
utopia
euthanasia
eugenics
exuberant
A perfect place
dying easily, quietly, painlessly; act of willfully ending li…
Selective breeding to ensure that "defective" genes of will n…
Full of unrestrained enthusiasm or joy
utopia
A perfect place
euthanasia
dying easily, quietly, painlessly; act of willfully ending li…
20 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
acquisition
benign
contorted
emphatically
purchase; obtain
harmless
twisted; disfigured
expressed forcefully
acquisition
purchase; obtain
benign
harmless
10 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
intrigue
jeer
palpable
distraught
cause to be interested or curious
To make fun of rudely or unkindly
Able to be touched or easily perceived
Deeply disturbed; very troubled
intrigue
cause to be interested or curious
jeer
To make fun of rudely or unkindly
25 terms
Giver Vocabulary Exam Set
intrigued
apprehensive
transgression
adherence
very curious about something
fearful or anxious, especially about the future
disobeying a law, command, or duty
the act of following closely or exactly
intrigued
very curious about something
apprehensive
fearful or anxious, especially about the future
58 terms
The Giver Final Vocabulary Test
grim (ch 1-2)
jeering (ch. 1-2)
wheedle (ch 1-2)
vital (ch. 1-2)
(noun) a wry face, facial distortion
mocking; taunting
(v.) To use coaxing or flattery to gain some desired end
(adj.) having life, living; necessary to life, essential; key…
grim (ch 1-2)
(noun) a wry face, facial distortion
jeering (ch. 1-2)
mocking; taunting
20 terms
The Giver Vocabulary
adherence
affectionate
apprehensive
aptitude
sticking together or faithful support for a cause
tender, loving, showing great care
fearful and anxious about the future
natural ability or talent
adherence
sticking together or faithful support for a cause
affectionate
tender, loving, showing great care
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