Giver Vocab Ch 1-3

Term Definition
Rasping (verb:) scrape or grate with a rough tool
Distraught (adjective:) mentally confused, bewilderd
Distracted (adjective:) turned away the mind or attention of
Wheedle (verb:) to persuade with flattery
Nurturer (noun:) one who takes care of,feeds
Disposistion (noun:) a person's general way of acting
Transgression (noun:) act or instance of breaking the law
Apprehensive (adjective:) fearful about what may happen
Aptitude (noun:) natural ability:talent
Chastise (verb:) to punish: reprimand severely
Rarity (noun:) person or thing that is uncommon
Palpable (adjective:) able to be felt or touched
Pentulantly (adjective:) ill-humored:peevish
Bewilderment (noun:) confusion or complete puzzlement
Nondescript (adjective:) without interesting or striking characteristics

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