ch 10-14 Giver ch. 10-14

Term Definition
Assuage ( verb ) to make easier to handle (such as a burden or a task)
sinuous ( adj ) snake-like and wavy
ominous ( adj ) showing a sign of something bad to come
irrational ( adj ) unable to reason with logic
assimilate ( verb )to adopt the ways and adapt into a culture or society
destination ( noun ) the goal of a journey
frigid ( adj ) freezing cold
admonition ( noun ) a gentle criticism
agony ( noun ) extreme pain of the body or mind
sparse ( adj ) very few
origin ( noun ) the basic source of something
significance ( noun ) having importance
isolation ( noun ) separation from others
mutilate ( verb ) to mess up by cutting or destroying in some other way
skeptical ( noun )
( adj ) being doubtful that something is true or is as it appears to be

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.