Giver Vocab Ch 7-9

Term Definition
Chaos (Noun) State of complete confusion and disorder
Compel (Verb) To drive, urge, or motivate with force; to oblige
Ironic (Adjective) Characterized by irony; happening in the opposite way to what is expected
Infringe (Verb) Trespass or encroach upon the rights of others
Navigational (Adjective) Relating to the act or practice of plotting a vehicle's course
Pervade (Verb) To spread without; to be present in every part of something
Quizzical (Adjective) Relating to a questioning, uncertain or puzzled way
Relinquish (Verb) to give 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
Treacherous (Adjective) Likely to betray a trust; traitorous
Humiliate (Verb) To make (someone) feel ashamed and foolish by injuring their dignity and self respect, especially publically
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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