Giver Vocab: Ch 7-9

Term Definition
chaos (noun)State of complete confusion or disorder
compel (verb) to drive, urge or motivate with force;to oblige
infringe (verb) trespass or encroach upon the rights of others
ironic (adjective) characterized by irony; happening in the opposite way of what is expected
navigational (adjective) relating to the act or practice of plotting a vehicle's course
pervade (verb) to spread throughout; to present in every part of something
quizzical (adjective)relating to a questioning, uncertain or puzzled way
relinquish (verb) to giver up or turn over possession/control; to surrender
remorse (noun) painful, deep feeling of guilt for wrongdoing
scrupulous (adjective) having or showing a strict regard for what is right
tentatively (adverb) Not final. Done as a trial or an experiment
treachorous (adjective) Likely to betray a trust; traitorous
humiliate (verb) to make (someone) feel ashamed and foolish by injuring their dignity and self-respect, especially publicly.
benign (adjective) having or showing a kindly disposition; non-threatening.
meticulous (adjective) showing extreme or excessive concern about every last detail

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