Type
Word Search
Description

assimilated
subsided
anguished
sinous
wryly
fleeting
admotion
weary
wincing
basking
obstruction
torrent
frigid
excruciating
jaunty
piecemeal
crescendo
avert
lapse
meticulously
prestige

The Giver Ch. 7-13 Vocabulary Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

frigid very cold
torrent strong and fast moving
obstruction barrier; obstacle
basking lie in warmth
wincing flinch
weary tired
meticulously careful; precise
prestige respect; honor
Lapse temporary failure in memory
avert turn away
jaunty cheery; confident
excruciating intensely painful
admonition authoritative warning
fleeting brief
wryly dry humor
sinuous having many curves
anguished experiencing severe pain
subsided calmed; became less intense
assimilated taken in; absorbed
crescendo increase in loudness

The Giver Word-Search Puzzle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Adherence
Admonition
Avert
Chastisement
Confided
Conviction
Embedded
Excruciating
Exhilarating
Glee
Humiliation
Infraction
Infringed
Interdependence
Irrationally
Jaunty
Lapse
Logistic
Meticulously
Palpable
Piecemeal
Reprieve
Tabulated
Throng
Transgression

Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Avert
Basking
Crescendo
Excruciating
Frigid
Jaunty
Lapse
Meticulously
Obstruction
Piecemeal
Prestige
Torrent
Weary
Wincing

The Giver Chapters 6-8 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

freedom from control or restraint independence
a pardon of someone's punishment reprieve
not good enough for a particular purpose inadequate
give up or surrender reliquish
extremely enthusiastic or joyful exuberant
to gather or come together congregate
the quality that allows an object to float buoyancy
lacking eagerness or enthusiasm reluctant
with great attention to detail meticulousy
a persons temperament disposition
habitual laziness indolence
a quality or characteristics of a person or thing attribute
cheerful, bouncy, or stylish jaunty
extreme distress of body or mind anguish
to sink down lower or become less active subside
exact accuracy precision
increase in volume, scope, or amount escalate
a purchase, the obtaining of something acquisition
great public distinction and reputation prestige

The Giver Vocabulary List Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To make rude, and mocking remarks, typically in a loud voice JEER
Use flattery/coxing in order to persuade someone to do something or give you something WHEEDLE
Important; Famous PROMINENT
Natural ability to do something Aptitude
Childishly sulky/bad tempered petulant
Move toward or be attracted to a place, person, or thing Gravitate
Easily broken/damaged Fragile
A feeling of anxiety/worry Disquiet
Poke someone with a finger/foot/pointed object Prod
An act that goes against a law, rule, or code of conduct; an offense Transgression
Showing great attention to detail; very careful and precise meticulous
Widespread respect and admiration felt for someone/something on the basis of a perception of heir achievements/quality prestige
Turn away one eye's/thoughts Avert
Having/expressing a lively, cheerful, and self-confident manner Jaunty
Torment someone physically/mentally excruciate
The action of obstructing/the state of being obstructed obstruction
Give a slight involuntary grimace or shrinking movement of the body out of or in anticipation of pain/distress wince
An act/action of admonishing; authoritative counsel/warming admonition
Lasting for a very short time fleeting
Experiencing/expressing severe mental/physical pain/suffering Anguished
Take in and understand fully assimilate
Make continual twisting, squirming movements/contortions of the body writhe
Giving the impression that something bad or unpleasant is going to happen; threating ominous
Prevent something/someone from moving/operating as normal immobilize
Free from an obligation/liability imposed on others exempt
A sudden powerful forward or upward movement; by a crowd or by a natural force such as waves or tides surge
Give someone the authority or power to do something empower
Formal/dignified solemn
Cause (person/place) to be or remain alone/apart from others isolate
Torment tantalize

Giver Vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

capable of being touched or felt Palpable
a violation of a command or law Transgression
the act of doing what is required by Adherence
to punish severely, to criticize harshly Chastisement
to cause (someone) to feel very ashamed or foolish Humiliation
a strong belief or opinion Conviction
to count, record, or list systematically Tabulated
a violation or infringement of a law Infraction
to tell (something that is secret or private) to someone you trust Confided
the quality or state of depending on one another Interdependence
a large group of people Throng
the act of postponing something Reprieve
to fail to obey Infringed
showing extreme or excessive care in thinking about or dealing with small details Meticulously
a slight error usually caused by lack of attention or forgetfulness Lapse
to turn away Avert
one piece at a time Piecemeal
lively in manner or appearance Jaunty
of or relating to symbolic logic Logistic
causing great pain or anguish Excruciating
merry Glee
to make cheerful and excited Exhilarating
gentle or friendly Admonition
not rational Irrationally
occurring as a grammatical constituent within a like constituent Embedded

The Giver Voc. Test #2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

gentle warning; friendly reproof admonition
absorbed; taken uup mentally; made similar assimilated
to make something unpleasant; less severe assuage
harmless benign
easily seen or noticed conspicuous
the act of moving or transporting conveyance
steadily increasing in volume or force crescendo
to smear; to paint in a clumsy fashion daub
passing quickly, transitory fleeting
without color hueless
necessary to complete something; essential integral
lively and cheerful jaunty
menacing; threatening ominous
one piece at a time; gradually piecemeal
a formal request for something requisitioned
winding, curving, mving lithely, devious sinuous
a large number of people gathered together; a crowd throng
a heavy downpour torrent
in complete agreement unanimous
humorously; slightly sarcastic wryly

activity 6 The Giver Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

delay of a punishment reprieve
precisely meticulously
honesty integrity
to renounce or surrender relinquish
mutually reliant on each other interdependence
favorable atributes prestige
extremly painful excruciating
lavishly abundent exuberant
freedom from control independence
gaining possession acquisition
necessary to the completness of the whole integral
violation of the law transgressions
benignly lenient or permissive indulgently
distress, suffering, or pain anguish
immunity exemption
priencipled scrupulously
relative lightness buoyancy
slothful indolence
easily seen or noticed conspicuous
gracious benign
annoyed extremely exasperated
a steady increase in loudness or force crescendo
stimulating exhilarating
dexterously deftly

The Giver Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

rigorous
anguish
sheepish
solemn
meticulous
transgression
reprieve
infraction
gravitate
hoard
chastise
aptitude
adhere
disposition
apprehensive
palpable

The Giver - Ch. 8-10 Vocabulary Matching Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

transgression violationoflaw
tunic covering
chastisement punishment
disposition attitude
droning speaking in a monotonous tone
petulantly irritably
tabulated recorded
benign harmless
conspicuous noticeable
crescendo gradually grow louder
fleeting short-lived
integral, essential
jaunty easy and sprightly in manner
piecemeal one piece at a time
requisitioned requested
throng large gathering of people
unanimous in complete agreement